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Cute Easter Dessert Ideas

Updated on March 10, 2015

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Easter is the sweetest time to treat yourself to something nice! Many of these ideas are a great DIY activity for kids or lovely addition to a holiday gift basket. Also lets not forget the value of Peeps at this time of year when they are abundant and perfect for making toppers when you don't have time to make your own!

For some cute Easter cupcakes check here

Gum Paste Chicks

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1) Gum Paste Chicks

Perfect for cupcake toppers these chicks are formed rolling gum paste into little balls. You could use them to decorate cupcakes and cakes or even pop them in a little gift hamper!

Sheep Cupcakes

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2) Sheep Cupcakes

These are so cute and can also be made using white marshmallows for the 'body' if you prefer. The white icing works just as well but you need to make sure it's nice and fluffed up.

Easter Cupcakes with Peeps

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3) Easter Cupcakes with Peeps

Use a Twizzler to form the 'basket handle' and place it over whatever color peep you like. Ypu can use bought cup cakes or make your own if you prefer.

Easter Centerpiece

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4) Easter Centerpiece

For this Easter arrangement you will need : paper cups -peeps -rods (to hold the peeps). Start by cutting the cup into a broken egg shape. Then, puncture the cup with the rod, and then press the peep into the stick. Perfect Easter Centerpiece and dessert.

Rainbow Pop Cake

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5) Rainbow Pop Cake

Inject color into your cake with icing bags filled with different colors of sponge cake mix (colored with food coloring). Use sixlets as a border and Peeps as toppers for this fab Easter Cake. Sure to be a hit for your dessert!

Champagne Flute Cupcakes

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6) Champagne Flute Cupcakes

Cupcakes in dollar store champagne flutes laced with milk chocolate eggs are perfect for giving your loved ones for a nice treat on Easter. This idea can be used for birthdays and baby showers as well. It's very fun easy and cheap and to make it more festive you could pop some chocolate eggs on top.

Bunny Cookies & Milk

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7) Bunny Cookies & Milk

Draw the bunny's 'face' onto a glass with sharpie markers and use make your own bunny ear cookies by cutting out sugar cookie dough in the ear shape with a knife and when baked use white and pink icing.

Remember to check out the cute Easter cupcakes here

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    • Julia Eppehimer profile image

      Julia Eppehimer 2 years ago

      They're all so cute! The baby chicks are my favorite :)

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thanks Julia, they are almost too cute too eat!

    • Julia Eppehimer profile image

      Julia Eppehimer 2 years ago

      Oh I know! I would have trouble eating them, haha, although I'm sure they're delicious!

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Ha ha , it's like when you make something for someone then it's so cute you don't want to give it !

    • Julia Eppehimer profile image

      Julia Eppehimer 2 years ago

      I guess you should make one for them and one for you!

    • ezzly profile image
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      ezzly 2 years ago

      A woman after my own heart !

    • FlourishAnyway profile image

      FlourishAnyway 2 years ago from USA

      I love the sheep cupcakes! Too cute!

    • Deborah-Diane profile image

      Deborah-Diane 2 years ago from Orange County, California

      These treats are adorable! What a wonderful way to treat your kids or grandkids! Voted up!

    • ezzly profile image
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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thank you Flourish - and they are even yummier made with marshmallows!

      Deborah Diane, thank you so much hope you have a great Easter!

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      C E Clark 2 years ago from North Texas

      Wow! What a lot of great ideas and they're quick and easy, too! Really cute for Easter and one could use similar ideas, just change them up a little, for any holiday. Voted up, useful, and pinned to Awesome HubPages.

    • ezzly profile image
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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thank you Au Fait !!

    • Deborah-Diane profile image

      Deborah-Diane 2 years ago from Orange County, California

      Easter is right around the corner. People need to pick up the ingredients to make some of these charming desserts!

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Than you Deborah Diane, can't wait to eat some nice chocolate eggs hope you will have some yummy treats too :)

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      C E Clark 2 years ago from North Texas

      These are such great ideas and with Easter only 3 days away, I wanted to give this a little attention again. Posting on FB and pinning to my 'Easter' board this time.

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thanks so much Au fait! I've just eaten some hot cross buns to get in the mood :)

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      RTalloni 2 years ago from the short journey

      Fun stuff here. :) The cookies and milk cups could be adapted to so many seasonal parties.

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thanks Rtalloni, that's a great point!

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      Diana Abrahamson 16 months ago from t Francis Bay

      Love the cake with the dots in the middle!

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      ezzly 16 months ago

      Thanks Diana and Happy Easter to you

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