FAB UP YOUR LIFE
CELEBRATE MOTHER'S DAY: Cook Something Up Together!
Mother’s Day is on Sunday! Still looking for a gift or want to have some extra bonding time with the lady who gave you life? Celebrate your mother hen with these crispy nests filled with an extra little something.
1 1/2 cups Chinese crispy noodles
1 1/2 Rice Krispies
1 cup shredded coconut
1/3 cup corn syrup (light)
3/4 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 package of jelly beans or colored chocolate malt balls
In a large saucepan combine corn syrup, peanut butter, cocoa powder, sugar and vanilla. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat. Fold in the noodles. Rice Krispies, and the shredded coconut. Allow to cool until you can touch it without burning yourself. Using about 2 spoonfuls of mixture, place on wax paper and create an indentation in the middle. Add jelly beans or other candy to look like eggs in a bird’s next.
By Jana Konys