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Easter Treats – Puppy Chow {Monday Meals}

I decided to make an Easter version of puppy chow with Easter candies. It was so much fun . . . & very addictive. I had to wrap it up quickly or I’d eat it all. I’m not kidding. These Easter treats are delicious.

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This is another EASY treat to share on Easter.

easter treats puppy chow from How to Homeschool My Child.com

easter treats puppy chow from How to Homeschool My Child.com

In a large bowl, mix together Chex cereal and candies.  You can use any Easter candies – m&m’s, robin eggs, jelly beans. It’s your choice.

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Melt white chocolate chips and pour over the mixture.

Valentine's Day Treats - Puppy Chow from HowToHomeschoolMyChild.comTo make pink puppy chow, pour red cake mix to make pink puppy chow. If you want a darker pink, use red candy melts instead of white chocolate.

I looked for a red velvet cake mix, but couldn’t find it. The strawberry cake mix gave a nice flavor to the puppy chow.

Valentine's Day Treats - Puppy Chow from HowToHomeschoolMyChild.comMix together and you’ll have pink puppy chow. Gently stir together & be careful not to break the cereal. Set aside.
If you taste this, you might not stop eating it 🙂

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Combine green & pink puppy chow. Add some more candies. Now, you’re ready to seve.

easter treats - puppy chow from How to Homeschool My Child.comIf you’re having a party, pour single servings of these Easter treats into small bowls. That’s what I did last Sunday. This was our Easter dessert appetizer 🙂

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Valentine's Day Treats – Puppy Chow

Valentine's Day Treats – Puppy Chow

Ingredients

  • 3 cups rice chex
  • 3 cups corn chex
  • 1 cups pretzels or nuts or yogurt raisins
  • 1 cup M&M's (combine different kinds)
  • 1 bag white chocolate chips
  • 1/3 cup strawberry cake mix (or any red cake mix like red velvet or cherry)
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Mix together 1 1/2 cups each of rice & corn chex. Add 1/2 cup peanut M&Ms and 1/2 cup nuts, pretzels or yogurt raisins.
  2. Melt 1/2 bag white chocolate chips in microwave on high. Stir every 30 seconds until melted. Be careful not to burn white chocolate.
  3. Pour on top of chex-candy mixture. Gently stir together until mixture is coated.
  4. Pour strawberry cake mix on top and mix together. If it is sticky, add some more cake mix. Set aside. If you want a redder color, use red candy melts instead of white chocolate.
  5. Repeat steps 1-3.
  6. Pour powdered sugar on top and mix together.
  7. Combine white & pink puppy chow. Add remaining M&Ms. ENJOY!
  8. Combine green & pink puppy chow. Add remaining M&M's. ENJOY!

Notes

You can use a variety of Valentine candies. Here are a few other options.

Peanut M&M's and Dark Chocolate M&M's / Peanut M&M's and Conversation Hearts / Regular M&M's and Cinnamon Hearts /

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