That's So Sweet: Delicious Spring Desserts

Crispy Carrots
Alison Miksch
Bunny cupcakes, Easter-egg cookies, and other delicious desserts to celebrate spring.

Carrot Top

Your little bunnies will love these adorable carrot-topped cupcakes! The carrots are simple to make out of Circus Peanuts and green Twizzlers and add an adorable decoration to these tasty treats.

Charles Schiller
Charles Schiller

Chocolate Cupcakes

Frost these tasty chocolate cupcakes in classic Easter colors like this pretty pastel pink for a simple, but festive dessert.

These cupcakes will cause quite a buzz! And you can whip up a whole swarm with super simple supplies.

Little Critter Cupcakes

Your little ones will be all "a-buzz" about these critter-topped spring treats.

Upgrade your go-to rice crispy treats recipe by adding some chunky peanut butter to the mixture, then spreading strawberry jam between two layers.

Frances Janisch
Frances Janisch

Lemon Slices

The addition of pink lemonade mix to this cookie batter makes for a delicious and tart surprise. Easter Bunny approved!

Tina Rupp
Tina Rupp

Healthy-Heart Sweet Tarts

Get the recipe for Healthy-Heart Sweet Tarts.

This flower box cake tastes as good as it looks and works well with any garden or outdoor themed shower.

Flower Box Cake

Sprout family fun by making this Flower Box Cake with your kids. Crushed Oreo cookies make for the tastiest "dirt" topping. Make the cake Easter-themed by hiding candy-filled eggs amongst the flowers!

Tina Rupp
Tina Rupp

Creamy Berry Pie

Nothing says spring quite like a beautiful berry topping. This pie doesn't require any bake time, so your afternoon can be spent Easter-egg hunting.

Yogurt Swirls

These cool pops are a healthy frozen treat the whole family will enjoy. Freeze the night before for an easy Easter snack.

Frances Janisch
Frances Janisch

Cake Mix Cookies

Boxed cake mix makes these yummy Easter-inspired cookies a snap.

Frances Janisch
Frances Janisch

Cake Balls

Who doesn't love dessert on a stick? Decorate these festive treats in your favorite spring colors.

End your shower with a special treat. Cake balls are easy to make and even easier to eat.

Cheryl Zibisky
Cheryl Zibisky

Lemon Tea Cakes

Spring marks the start of outdoor tea party season. Fix these citrusy-sweet treats for the little Mad Hatters in your life.

Alison Miksch
Alison Miksch

Easter-Basket Cake

Imagine how great this clever cake will look on your dining-room table (and it's so easy to make, you won't believe it).

By Jackie Plant and Fraya Berg

Alison Miksch
Alison Miksch

Cookies by the Dozen

We made sponge-decorated cookies from refrigerated dough -- if you have a favorite from-scratch recipe, bake away!

By Jackie Plant and Fraya Berg

Makes: about 3 1/2 dozen

Alison Miksch
Alison Miksch

Makes: 24 cupcakes

Making the ears takes a little extra time, but the results are totally worth it.

By Jackie Plant and Fraya Berg

Makes: 24 cupcakes

Alison Miksch
Alison Miksch

Lovable Lamb

Get your child to help decorate -- pressing on the puffy marshmallows is a lot of fun.

By Jackie Plant and Fraya Berg

Alison Miksch
Alison Miksch

Crispy Carrots

Start a tradition by leaving a plate of sweet carrots out for the Easter bunny.

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