‘Treat Yourself’ Will Delight Your Kids This Summer

We recently had a chance to check out a unique book that is a creative spin on a blast from the past: the much-adored Rice Krispie treat. It is titled Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats by Jessica Siskin and it’s a book you won’t soon forget!

If you loved Rice Krispie Treats as a kid, you’ve got to check this out… and share it with your children. I promise this title will delight your children, your inner child, and your sweet tooth!

Treat Yourself Will Delight Your Kids This Summer

'Treat Yourself' Will Delight Your Kids this Summer | Caitlin Fitzpatrick Curley, GeekMom
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Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats is oodles of fun for kids of all ages.

Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats is written by Jessica Siskin. Siskin is the food artist behind Misterkrisp, a company specializing in customizable crispy rice treats. Siskin’s work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, O Magazine, People, and was also seen on the Today Show.

If you want to see some fantastic examples of crispy rice art, check out Siskin on the Misterkrisp Instagram feed!

Treat Yourself is the perfect summer activity for families.

All you need is this book, marshmallows, butter, food coloring, and your favorite crispy rice cereal. Get creative and have fun without heating up the kitchen!

With step-by-step instructions and amazing illustrations, Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats is the perfect summer activity for families. Make memories, laugh, and then have a sweet treat!

Jessica has included a wide variety of crispy rice projects from A (apple) to Z (zebra)! It’s impossible to list all of the crispy treat projects contained in this book, but here is a sweet sampling:

  • Robot
  • Checkerboard
  • Emojis
  • Wizard Hat (this is first on my 9-year-old’s crispy rice bucket list!)
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Favorite foods and treats
  • Holiday sweets
  • And much, much more!

Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats will inspire families to make a mess, create something amazing, make memories, and get silly this summer. This book is jam-packed with family fun. The ingredients are easy to find and inexpensive, the directions are easy to follow, and there’s no baking required.

Treat Yourself: How to Make 93 Ridiculously Fun No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats is on sale everywhere on August 8, 2017, and available for pre-order now.

Now, it’s your turn. Tell me: Do your children have a favorite recipe book? Share here!

Cait is a school psychologist, mom to three amazing children, and an unexpected homeschooler. She loves nature, good books, board games, strong coffee, and dancing in her kitchen. You can read about all of these things and more at My Little Poppies. Cait co-hosts The Homeschool Sisters Podcast. She is a contributing writer for Simple Homeschool and her work has also appeared on The Huffington Post, The Mighty, and Scary Mommy. You can find her on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram and G+.