8 super simple party treats
Tired of attempting complex party snacks? Get back to basics with these classic treats!
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The internet is filled with complex party treats that are expensive and almost impossible to replicate (I'm looking at you, Pinterest). Yes, those delicate sugar-spun bird nests filled with speckled eggs are adorable but who has the time, patience or expertise to pull it off? Plus your kid's friends probably won't eat them...

What happened to the simple snacks and delicious eats that our parents used to throw together? We miss you Marie Biscuits covered in icing sugar! 

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Never fear, we've collected 8 classic party treats that are super simple to make, easy on the pocket and so delicious, your kids and their friends will be on a sugar buzz for days.

Cars and planes

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Finger biscuits, a little icing sugar and a few sweets. That's all it takes and you'll have 2 different delicious treats that your kids will love. Bonus: They're fun to play with too!

Clown cones

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Fill an ice cream cone with sweets then stick a Marie Biscuit to the bottom using icing sugar. Flip it over, stick on a few Jelly Tots and use a marshmallow for a head. Done!

Funny faces

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Marie Biscuits + icing + sweets = Delicious, fun treats that even the kids can make!

Ladybird cake

Source: Pinterest

Who knew that a circle-shaped cake could become a ladybird with a just a few simple slices?

Marshmallow flowers

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Slice a marshmallow into 4 or 5 pieces, cover a biscuit with icing and have fun getting creative while decorating these sugary treats. Quick and easy!

Rice Krispy paint brushes

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These are so awesome and simple! Make icing in different colours (by using food colouring) and dip the end of a Rice Krispy Treat into the mixture. Insert a stick and tie them up with a pretty ribbon for cute and yummy party snacks.

Marshmallow sandwiches

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All this recipe requires is a melted marshmallow between two biscuits and then roll it in sprinkles. It doesn't get simpler than that!

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