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Popcorn Valentines Day Hearts

Posted By Laura On January 19, 2012 @ 9:13 pm In Simple Steps | Comments Disabled

Momondealz had a great idea for a frugal Valentines Day craft! January 19th is National Popcorn Day and with Valentines less than a month away, this craft is a delicious and fun way to celebrate both!

Materials/Ingredients:
2 Bags of Microwave Popcorn
3.5 Tablespoons Butter
1 Bag of Mini Marshmallows
(1) 3 oz Strawberry Jello
Heart Shaped Cookie Cutter (or knife)

Directions:
1. Pop both bags of popcorn and set aside.

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2. Melt butter over low heat in a large saucepan.

3. Add entire package of marshmallow and melt, stirring frequently.

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4. Remove from the heat and add 1/2 of the package of jello powder and stir.

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5. Add 1 and 1/2 bags of the popped popcorn to the melted marshmallows and mix well.

6. Spread out on wax paper and cut or form heart shapes.

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To see the educational activities that coincide with this craft/recipe, visit Momondealz here [5].


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