Sweetheart Pops

Sweetheart Pops
Stand 1 hr 5 mins Microwave 1 min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 package (10 ounces) marshmallows
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 3 1/2 cups crispy-rice cereal
  • 2 tablespoons pink sugar crystals
  • 1/2 cup red Candy Melts, melted
  • 1/2 cup white-chocolate morsels, melted
  • Pink and white valentine sprinkles
  • Lollipop or craft sticks

Make It

1. Parent -- Line six heart-shaped 3-inch cookie molds with plastic wrap, leaving 1 inch of overhang. Coat with cooking spray. In large bowl, combine marshmallows and butter. Microwave on high for 1 minute, stir, and microwave 30 seconds longer.

2. Child -- Stir in cereal and pink sugar crystals. Coat hands with vegetable cooking spray, and press mixture into molds. Let mixture harden for at least 45 minutes.

3. Child -- Carefully lift hearts out of molds by pulling on plastic wrap. Press a craft stick 10 into bottom of each heart.

4. Child -- Decorate hearts by drizzling or spreading melted Candy Melts and chocolate morsels on top. Lay pops on waxed paper and top with sprinkles. Let set 20 minutes.

Note

  • Heart-shaped plastic or metal cookie molds and lollipop or craft sticks are available at party or craft stores.