7 Homemade Sweets to Trick Out Your Easter Basket

homemade easter treatsEaster baskets are the product of family tradition, and I certainly don’t want to mess with the contents of yours, whether it’s jelly beans or marshmallow chicks. But regardless of the rituals that mark your Easter, you should consider adding one more: homemade sweets.

Candy eggs and supermarket chocolate bunnies certainly have their moment, but from-scratch cookies and candies will impress pint-sized egg hunters and adult guests alike. So check out these seven Easter-perfect confections.

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Cara Eisenpress is the editor, co-founder, and head chef of Big Girls, Small Kitchen, the award-winning home-cooking site for young professionals.

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