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A Sweet Gift for a Sweet Dad

Saturday, June 18th, 2011 at 12:19 pm

Get the kidlets involved and treat your dad to his favorite kind of shirt and tie for Father’s Day.  He’s sure to enjoy every bite.
 
Servings: 12
Prep: 20 mins
Total: 40 mins
 
 
Ingredients
3 tablespoons  butter or margarine 
1 package (10 oz., about 40)  regular marshmallows
6 cups  Rice Krispies®
 Canned frosting

Directions
1. In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.
2. Add KELLOGG’S RICE KRISPIES cereal. Stir until well coated.
3. Using buttered spatula or wax paper evenly press mixture into 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan coated with cooking spray. Cool. Using canned frosting pipe tie and shirt collar on top. To serve cut into 2-inch squares. Best if served the same day.
MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS:
In microwave-safe bowl heat butter and marshmallows on HIGH for 3 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes. Stir until smooth. Follow steps 2and 3above. Microwave cooking times may vary.

Tips
For best results, use fresh marshmallows.
1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow creme can be substituted for marshmallows.
Diet, reduced calorie or tub margarine is not recommended.
Store no more than two days at room temperature in airtight container.
To freeze, place in layers separated by wax paper in airtight container.
Freeze for up to 6 weeks. Let stand at room temperature for 15 minutes before serving.
Nutrition Facts
Calories 140, Total Fat 3 g, Saturated Fat 2 g, Cholesterol 10 mg, Sodium 110 mg, Carbohydrate 27 g, Fiber 0 g, Protein 1 g, Daily Values: Vitamin A 10%, Vitamin C 10%, Calcium 0%, Iron 20%.
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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About the Author…

Sarah’s diet constists of 3 things:  Family, Fitness & Fun. As a mommy of 3 she has gotten creative in having them lend their little hands in the kitchen, as well as in their at home gym.  When the apron is off and the yoga mat has been put away Sarah enjoys a night on the town with her husband and friends.

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