October 14th is National Dessert Day, so now we all have another reason to eat dessert tonight. From cakes and puddings to ice cream and pies, these are all things we consider dessert. And sometimes it’s as simple as throwing whipped cream on fruit to create it. We decided to get involved (twist our arm) and put together a list of desserts that you can create with your kiddos.
So take out those cookie sheets, preheat the oven, and prepare one of these easy SoCozy approved sweets tonight.
Color Dipped Marshmallows
If the thought of turning on your oven scares you, don’t fret. Here’s a super simple way to create a quick dessert with your tiny tot. All it takes is a bag of marshmallows and some food coloring. Now I think we can all do that.
Candied Orange Dipped in Chocolate
Oranges aren’t just for half time at soccer games. With a combination of orange and chocolate, you’ll have a little treat everyone will love.
Chocolate Dipped Apples
In the essence of apple picking season, here’s a fall classic must. Insider tip, you can always swap the nuts for another topping, it is National Dessert Day, splurge for the M&Ms.
Mix-in-the-Pan Apple Crisp Bars
Here’s a dessert you might even let your kiddo take with them to school tomorrow. And, ‘mix-in-the-pan’ means less dirty dishes for you.
Chubby Tate Chocolate Chip Cookies from Kathleen King of Tate’s Bake Shop
It wouldn’t be right if there wasn’t a chocolate chip cookie recipe on the list. Insider tip, freeze some of the dough balls in a zip tight bag for those times when theres an unexpected play date.