Hi friends! It’s Katie from Made to be a Momma here again to share a delicious and fun kids treat this month! Easter is just around the corner and these Easter Egg Cookie Baskets are such a treat for the kids to enjoy. They can even have a good time adding the candy Easter eggs and the basket handle themselves. These cookie baskets would be great for an Easter egg hunt party, school parties, and more!
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For the base of these cookies I made the classic cake mix cookie recipe with a strawberry cake mix. You can use any flavor cake mix your family loves and all you need to make the cookies is to mix 1/2 cup vegetable oil and 2 eggs with the cake mix. Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes. I loved how the pink cookie looked with the green icing but a lemon cake mix would look pretty too!
Once the cookies were cooled I used a drop flower tip to pipe some bright green buttercream icing on top of the cookie. You could also use a grass tip for another fun look.
I then added three candy Easter eggs to the middle of the cookie. I think the cookies looked so cute just like this but we decided to add a little handle to the cookies with a colored Twizzler—which are my favorite! :)
Do your kids like to create fun treats in the kitchen?