You and Me by Martine Kindermans (Illustrator)
The Day it Rained Hearts by Felicia Bond
I Love You the Purplest by Barbara M. Joosse
Items needed this week:
Iron (Adult Only)
Various animal or bug patterns (ie. bug, elephant, monkey, etc)
Red craft foam or cardstock
Tan craft foam or cardstock
Brown craft foam or cardstock
Pink craft foam or cardstock
Black craft foam or cardstock
9cups Rice Chex® cereal
1cup white vanilla baking chips
1/2cup peanut butter
1/4cup butter or margarine
3/4cup powdered sugar
1/2cup red, white and pink candy-coated chocolate candies
1/4cup red or pink jimmies sprinkles
1. In large bowl, place cereal. In small microwavable bowl, microwave baking chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on High 1 minute to 1 minute 30 seconds, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted and smooth. Pour peanut butter mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated.
2. Place 1/2 of the cereal mixture in 1-gallon food-storage plastic bag. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 15 minutes.
3. Meanwhile, stir candies and sprinkles into remaining cereal mixture. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 15 minutes.
4. In serving bowl, mix both cereal mixtures. Store in airtight container.