This Easter basket is a treat on its own. Fill it up with Easter treats and it makes the perfect gift for a child or even an adult!
Total Time: 20 minutes
Yield: 1 basket
2 double packages of Peeps chicks
2 packages Peeps bunnies
1-2 bags Easter grass
various Easter candies
hot glue gun
wire-edged ribbon, optional
cardboard or heavy cardstock
Run a line of glue along the edge of a box of Peeps chicks. Attach to the back edge of a box of Peeps bunnies.
Attach a second box of bunnies to the other edge of the box of chicks.
Attach the second box of chicks to the two bunny boxes.
Place a piece of cardboard or cardstock underneath the Peeps boxes. Using a pencil trace around the boxes so you can trim down the paper to make a bottom for your Easter basket.
Attach the cut paper to the bottom of the Peeps boxes with hot glue.
Turn the basket back over and fill it up with Easter grass.
Fill the basket up with your favorite candies. If you want, create a bow with wire-edge ribbon. Cut a length of ribbon to wrap around the basket and secure with hot glue. Then attach the bow to the ribbon using a piece of wire or glue.