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Kellie Strickland

Kellie is the creative mind behind many of Snackpicks' Fun Snacks. She first became inspired after being tired of giving her kids the same old sandwich, lunch and snacks. On Snackpicks, Kellie shares her ideas and breaks down the Fun Snacks into simple steps to inspire everyone to 'play' with their food and add sunshine to their little ones' days. Kellie's personal blog can be found at Little Nummies.net.

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Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snacks

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

Fun Thanksgiving Dessert: Pilgrim Hat Cookies


  • 8 oz chocolate-flavored candy coating, cut up into small pieces
  • 2 Tbsp shortening
  • 1 11.5 oz package of Keebler® Fudge Stripes Cookies
  • 1 10 oz package of marshmallows
  • 1.68 oz tube of yellow icing

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

1. Place the Keebler Fudge Stripes Cookies stripes down, spaced evenly on wax paper.

2. In a small, heavy saucepan, melt candy coating and shortening over low heat, stirring constantly until smooth. Remove from heat. Stir in desired food coloring.

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

3. Using a fork, dip one marshmallow at a time into melted candy coating.

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

4. Use a chopstick or skewer to scrape off the excess melted candy coating from bottom of fork.

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

5. Using the same chopstick or skewer push the coated marshmallow centered on top of a cookie. The heat from the melted coating will make it adhere nicely!

6. Place hat in the refrigerator for about 20 min until the coating has set.

Thanksgiving Fun Kid Snack

7. Once chilled, use yellow tubed icing and decorate the hat with a buckle.

Enjoy!! Happy Thanksgiving!!

1 Comment for Pilgrim Hat Cookies

So cute! Love it!

- Lorene on Nov 15, 2012

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