Adorable Easter Bunny Cake & REAL Chocolate Eggs

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Easter Bunny & REAL Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs:

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I found this adorable and delicious recipe on the internet and decided I wanted to try it out. You can find this recipe & walk through here:

For a simplified version I used a Betty Crocker Party Rainbow Chip cake mix and followed the box directions for the cake portion.

I am not to crazy for coconut, so I purchased a white chocolate bunny which are really easy to find at this time of year. I grated this chocolate down and covered this cake with it.

I also used white construction paper and glued pink on it for the ears. The ears and nose stuck to the sticky icing pretty well. But I only put them on when I was ready to serve it.

This cake was lots of fun to make.


REAL Chocolate Eggs:

Surprise your kids this Easter with REAL chocolate eggs!

3-4 Eggs

2 Cups milk or white chocolate chips

Optional: 2-3 TBSP Peanut butter

1) Take a few eggs and punch a hole about the size of a dime or smaller into one of the ends. I used a nail for this part. Drain the egg whites and yolk. ** I did this to more then a few eggs so if some broke I had others to use**

2) Sterilize the eggs by putting them in cold water and boiling them for about 15 minutes.

3) Put your hollow shells gently into water with a few drops of food colouring and a teaspoon of vinegar for about 20-30 minutes or until you have reached your desired colour.

4) Let them dry on paper towels for a few hours.

5) Melt milk chocolate chips on low until melted. Once melted remove from heat, and let this chocolate cool for a few minutes.

6) OPTIONAL:While it is cooling add a couple tablespoons of peanut butter into this chocolate mix. Give it a taste to see if you want to add any more peanut butter.

7) Place a pastry bag with a small tip in a tall glass, and fold the bag over the glass.(You can also use a sandwich bag and just cut a corner off.)  Fill bag with chocolate; and pipe the mix gently into the egg. **TIP put your eggs back into the egg carton before you pipe them.**

8) Let eggs cool in the carton and place them bottom down on your serving dishes.

9) Crack open your egg and enjoy your yummy creation.

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