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Easter treats

By Charles Hopkins Published 03/13/2006 | Religion

Easter is a holiday that almost everyone can appreciate.  It does not matter if you are a child or an adult.  Easter is defiantly a holiday that everyone looks forward to and gets excited about.  When it comes to the great Easter treats that you can give or receive, there are so many different choices and great tastes to consider.  It is so much fun to give and get Easter treats.

Children love to get Easter treats.  There are so many different kinds of Easter treats to give to children.  You can give the old stand by and that is of course, chocolate.  There are chocolate bunnies, eggs, baskets, and even animal shapes that you can give as treats.  There are dark, white, and milk chocolate treats to decide from.  Lets face it when it comes to chocolate, most kids do not care what kind or shape it is in. 

If you do not want to give chocolate treats, you can do many other kinds of special treats.  There are gummy treats, sour candy, jawbreakers, and hard candy treats that you can give.  You do not have to go with a sugar candy to make children happy.  There are fruity candy treats that are better for your health and teeth.  These types of Easter treats taste great and you do not have to worry about how much your kids eat. 

When it comes to making your holiday treats, there are so many ideas to choose from.  If you are a cookie lover, you can make great and fun Easter cookies for your children and family.  There are great cookie cutters that you can buy or make to use at cutouts.  After you have your cut out cookies baked, you can then decorate them any way that you want.  You can make them colorful and add candy beads or sparkles. 

You can also use colorful icing to decorate your cookies with.  You can make fun and creative looking cookies with your family.  You will be making great memories to share for a lifetime and you will have a lot of fun giving them out to family and friends as well as eating them too.  You can wrap the cookies up in little Easter tins or paper and give them to your co-workers, family members and neighbors.  They will enjoy receiving them as much as you will enjoy giving them. 

You can even make your own homemade candy for special Easter treats.  There are mold that you can buy along with the chocolate that you can melt and fill the molds with.  You can find different Easter mold like bunnies, crosses, and baskets to use as your molds.  You can make chocolate candy filled with peanut butter, marshmallow, and even fruit.  They will be delicious and fun to create.  They will be better then the store-bought candy and mean a lot more because you made them. 

There are so many different ideas that you can do as Easter treats.  You can be as creative or as simple as you want.  Whatever you decide to give, as long as you give it with love, it will be a special treat for anyone.