Stars on a Stick

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posted on June 30, 2010 by  |  posted under Desserts, Patriotic Holidays, Recipes

Stars On A Stick

Seriously.  I have an obsession.  I can not seem get enough Red, White, and Blue crammed into this festive week.  I’m dressing my family in it, I’m creating food in it,… Heck, I’m dreaming in it!  Red, White, and Blue makes me happy.  Food makes me happy.  Put them together and here is what we’ve got.  rice crispie Stars On A Stick You can never go wrong with Rice Krispy Treats.  Add a sucker stick, and you have got one perfect treat.   EVERY age loves this dessert and the creative possibilities are endless. rice crispie Stars On A Stick To create these patriotic stars, simply make a batch of Rice Krispy Treats.  Use a star cookie cutter to shape.  Stick a sucker or popsicle stick in the center.  Now for the fun part,…grab SPRINKLES!  Using the straight edge of a piece of paper, create straight lines on the treats.  Spread a dab of honey on that area so the sprinkles stick and sprinkle away. rice crispie Stars On A Stick Wouldn’t these make the perfect patriotic ‘sucker bouquet’?

rice crispie Stars On A Stick

Now I can’t claim this adorable idea all on my own. Thanks to Kraft foods for the inspiration!

rice crispie Stars On A Stick

Happy 4th of July!  Make sure to share some patriotic stars at your Neighborhood Parade!

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  1. June 30th, 2010 at 5:13 am
    Kathleen@so much to say, so little time says:
    But you forgot an important step: EAT THE SCRAPS!!!!!! :)
    • June 30th, 2010 at 9:10 am
      Shelley says:
      SERIOUSLY! What was I thinking!? ;)
  2. June 30th, 2010 at 5:22 am
    Jodee Leader says:
    These turned out soooo cute! They would be perfect for our bike parade this weekend!
    .-= Jodee Leader´s last blog ..Music and Mozzarella- =-.
  3. June 30th, 2010 at 5:27 am
    Pam says:
    Super Cute!! I am obsessed with 4th of July inspired food too! :)
  4. June 30th, 2010 at 8:08 am
    TidyMom says:
    super cute....super YUM!
    .-= TidyMom´s last blog ..WFMW - Blogger HMTL Gadget Help =-.
  5. June 30th, 2010 at 8:17 am
    Alison says:
    CUTE Shelley!!! Both kid and food:)
  6. June 30th, 2010 at 8:19 am
    Maria says:
    Love these! How fun!
  7. June 30th, 2010 at 8:20 am
    Philip @ RAOP says:
    Yum!!! Those are going to make a showing this weekend. They may not be as nice as yours, but I have had a hankering for rice-crispy treats for a while now. This looks like a great excuse to make a few.
    .-= Philip @ RAOP´s last blog ..Wordless Wednesday- Finger Paints =-.
  8. June 30th, 2010 at 12:00 pm
    Penny says:
    Mmmm....I love all your great food ideas!
  9. June 30th, 2010 at 1:58 pm
    Jessica says:
    What a fun, and yummy treat! The kids will absolutely love these! Just curious, how did you get the sprinkle star shape?
    • July 2nd, 2010 at 5:27 pm
      Shelley says:
      I used a star cookie cutter and then used honey to apply the sprinkles. :) Hope that helps.
  10. June 30th, 2010 at 2:36 pm
    Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com} says:
    So cute! The treat and that little sweet face :)
    .-= Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com}´s last blog ..simple gifts =-.
  11. June 30th, 2010 at 3:44 pm
    Emily @ Help Emily Lose Weight says:
    ooohh these are adorable! I am going to be making red white and blue strawberries and also some round sugar cookies for the kids to decorate like fireworks with the toothpick dragging technique! I love the 4th of july!
    .-= Emily @ Help Emily Lose Weight´s last blog ..bye bye boobies =-.
  12. June 30th, 2010 at 7:28 pm
    Marni Bringhurst says:
    I love these Stars on a Stick! I featured you today at my site! :) Come over and check it out!
  13. June 30th, 2010 at 10:27 pm
    Amy says:
    These are so cute and super easy! I needed an easy treat for a kids picnic and these will be great! Thanks!
    .-= Amy´s last blog ..Flirty Apron Giveaway Winner =-.
  14. July 1st, 2010 at 1:44 pm
    Andrea says:
    I would suggest making the treats traditionally in a pan, "ice" with white candy melts, quickly add the red and blue sprinkles in stripes (with white showing,) then cut with star shapes and add stick.
  15. July 2nd, 2010 at 10:46 am
    Andrea Leland says:
    Super cute. I love the little ones too. You are so creative! My kids love anything on a stick.
    .-= Andrea Leland´s last blog ..Firecracker Ice Pops- =-.
  16. July 2nd, 2010 at 3:27 pm
    Rachel says:
    I love this idea! Thanks so much, I'll be linking.
  17. July 5th, 2010 at 8:40 am
    shelly (cookies and cups) says:
    How cute! Putting anything on a stick makes it cuter immediately!
    .-= shelly (cookies and cups)´s last blog ..The Eternal Debate =-.
  18. July 5th, 2010 at 3:36 pm
    Michelle says:
    Fabulous idea. I had too much fun making the Jello-poke cupcakes that I will save this idea for next year!
    .-= Michelle´s last blog ..Me- Molly and Irene =-.
  19. July 8th, 2010 at 2:04 pm
    Coupons says:
    Too bad I didn't find this before the fourth. But I'll definitely remember them for next year!
    .-= Coupons´s last blog ..Turn Your Backyard into a Tropical Paradise =-.
  20. July 15th, 2010 at 12:57 pm
    Jennie @ Tuffet says:
    Thank you so much for featuring these! You totally inspired me to make them as Fairy wands for my daughter's Fairy party! They were such a hit, and a total lifesaver as I needed more treats that were dairy-free! I blogged about them here: http://tuffetblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/fairy-feast.html Thanks again!
    .-= Jennie @ Tuffet´s last blog ..Flower Fairies =-.
    • July 15th, 2010 at 3:19 pm
      Shelley says:
      Ahhh!!! I'm headed to see them RIGHT now. What a brilliant idea! :)
  21. February 11th, 2011 at 11:36 am
    Kelly says:
    Hi Shelly,

    I sent you a message through your email. Please check it!

    thanks!

    Kelly
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