Food Fun

Here are some yummy treats that can be made for Christmas parties at home or school.

Cone Christmas Tree

What You Need:

Sugar Cone

Paper plate

Green frosting

Small candies (red hots, mini M&M's, chocolate chips, etc.)

Colored sprinkles

Confectioners sugar

What to Do:

1. Place the sugar cone upside down on a paper plate and cover it with the green frosting.

2. Decorate with the small candies and colored sprinkles.

3. Cover with confectioners sugar to make it look like your tree is covered with snow.

Magic Reindeer Food

What You Need:

1/2 cup Oatmeal


Small plastic bag

Heavy construction paper


What to Do:

1. Mix the oatmeal and glitter then put it into the plastic bag.

2. Cut a 2" x 4 1/2 inch rectangle from the construction paper. On the paper write this poem:

On Christmas Eve, sprinkle the Magic
Reindeer Food on your lawn. The
Magic Glitter sparkling in the moonlight
and the smell of the oats will guide
the reindeer to your house!

4. Attach the poem to the plastic bag.

Artificial Snow

What You Need:

1/2 cup Granulated sugar

1/2 cup Talcum powder

What to Do:

1. Mix the sugar and talcum powder together.

2. Sprinkle mixture over any area you want to decorate after it has been spread with liquid starch or a mixture of 1/2 glue and 1/2 water. Let dry.

Note: The more sugar, the more sparkle.