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Jigglers (Finger Jello for Grandchildren) Recipe

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Sydney Dahl

 

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jackie King
Added: Saturday, January 31, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
INGREDIENTS:
4 packages (4-serving size each)
OR
2 packages (8-serving size each) JELL-O Gelatin, any flavor
2 1/2 cups boiling water

EQUIPMENT:
Medium mixing bowl
Measuring cup
Rubber scraper or large spoon
13x9-inch pan
Small cookie cutters or table knife

Directions:
Directions:
1. POUR gelatin into bowl. Add 2 1/2 cups boiling water to gelatin. Stir with rubber scraper until gelatin is completely dissolved, about 2 minutes
2. POUR into 13x9-inch pan. Put pan into refrigerator to chill until firm, about 3 hours.
3. TAKE pan out of refrigerator. Put about 1 inch of warm water in sink. Dip just bottom of pan into warm water for 15 seconds.
4. USE cookie cutters to cut gelatin into any shapes you wish. (If you do not have cookie cutters, cut gelatin into squares with a table knife.)
5. LIFT shapes out of pan with your fingers.

Makes about 24 small shapes.
*Use any leftover pieces to make "Scrap Happy" (see below)
SCRAP HAPPY:
After you have made JELLO-JIGGLERS, you can use the leftovers to make a delicious snack- "Scrap Happy"

Make a "dish" by spreading thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping over the bottom and up the sides of a small bowl. Tear the scraps from you JIGGLERS into little pieces with your fingers. Then fill each bowl with the JIGGLERS scraps. Put into refrigerator to chill until serving time.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
24 small shapes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Our Technical Services Manager at Fort Vancouver Regional Library Yvonne Iverson gave this rocking chair, that she had since she was a little girl, to Sydney when she was a year old. Sydney loved it and practically rocked it off it's rockers. Now we have four grandaughters and Sydney and Ashley have both had their turn at rocking in this chair until they both got too big for it. I now keep it at my house since Stella and Caitlin are close to the same age and size and they can share the rocking chair at grandma and grandpas house. This chair will be handed down in generations to come and has been, and will continue to be a piece of their history and memorable to them all. Thank you, Yvonne!

Jackie

 

 

 

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