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Super-Easy Edible Holiday Crafts

Looking for a fun, festive craft to do with the kids? Try one of these easy, adorable activities (or snacktivities, if you will) from super-crafter Denise Wild and Metro.

Candy cane 1 1 - super-easy edible holiday crafts

Candy Cane Cuties


  • Candy canes
  • Marshmallows
  • Real Fruit Gummies
  • M&Ms
  • Reese Miniatures
  • Green Decorating Icing


  1. Remove the wrapper from your candy cane.
  2. Poke three marshmallows onto the candy cane.
  3. Cut the gummies into eye, nose, and mouth shapes, and press them into the marshmallow.
  4. Fill a plastic resealable bag with ¼ cup icing. Squeeze the icing to one bottom corner of the bag and cut a small hole at the tip, turning it into a piping bag.
  5. Add M&Ms onto the marshmallows as buttons, using the icing as glue.
  6. Top your marshmallow snowman with a Reese Miniature hat, securing with icing.

Christmas tree 2 1 - super-easy edible holiday crafts

Frosty Holiday Trees


  • Sugar Cones
  • White Chocolate & Macadamia Nut Cookie
  • Green Decorating Icing
  • M&Ms


  1. Cover one cookie with the icing, then place one inverted sugar cone on top, using the icing as glue.
  2. Use a rubber spatula to spread the green icing on the tree from top to bottom.
  3. Decorate the tree with M&Ms, and don’t forget a “star.”

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