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Bird's Nest Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Peggy Haynie
Added: Friday, May 30, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/3 c butter
10 oz marshmallows
1/2 c chow mein noodles
4 c rice krispies
1/2 c peanut butter

Directions:
Directions:
Melt butter and marshmallows together stirring occasionally. Add rest of ingredients starting with peanut butter. Drop in mounds on wax paper. Make indentation of top of mound to look like a bird's nest. Finish with some kind of candy egg.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These may have come out of the nursery manual. They are so cute. Someone did them when Cara was in the nursery and they taste good as well.

 

 

 

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