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Pastel Layered Crispy Treats

This deliciously sweet and crispy snack, with a pop of pastel, is perfect for spring get-togethers, baby or bridal shower treats, or any special occasion! These treats are great for dessert, or as an indulgent snack... the kids will love them packed into their lunch bags. Plus, they only take minutes to make and with a few ingredients from Dollar Tree, they’re inexpensive, too.

Shop at Dollar Tree – Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 6 Cups Rice Krispies® Cereal
  • Parchment Paper or Cooking Spray
  • Large Saucepan
  • Wooden Spoon
  • Bowl
  • Baking Pan
  • 6 Tablespoons Butter
  • 10-oz. Bag of Marshmallows
  • Food Coloring (Yellow, Blue, and Green)

Easy Step-by-Step Directions:

  1. Grease your baking pan or line with parchment paper.
  2. In a large saucepan, melt butter on low heat.
  3. Add a few marshmallows and stir until completely melted (see image #1).
  4. In a mixing bowl, place two cups of Rice Krispies cereal (see image #2).
  5. Add the melted marshmallows and a few drops of food coloring to the cereal (see image #3), and mix well.
  6. Spoon the mixture onto the baking pan and spread evenly.
  7. Repeat steps 3-5 using different colors. In order to prevent mixing the colors, use a different bowl for each color, or rinse and dry your bowl between uses.
  8. Spread the next color layer evenly over the first.
  9. Repeat with as many colors as you want and then refrigerate for 20 minutes prior to serving.