Cinco de Mayo Cute Cacti WHAT YOU’LL NEED: Acrylic paint and paintbrush; Terra-cotta pot; Green sock; Sewing needle and embroidery thread (or strong fabric glue like Magna-Tac); Polyfill stuffing (at craft stores); Small dowel (optional); Contrasting fabric (optional)
Make these Happy Holiday Brownies two ways using this easy technique for dressing up a batch. Cut a pan of your favorite brownies into triangles or dreidel shapes. Spread the dreidels and trees with colored frosting, then use white hard-drying icing (Try our Vanilla Decorating Icing, below) to embellish them as shown. Finish the trees with a candy cane stick trunk and the dreidels with a pretzel stick handle.
Cinco de Mayo Mini-Taco Piñatas WHAT YOU’LL NEED: Yellow construction paper; Yellow tissue paper; Glue stick; Toilet paper tubes; Hot glue; Mini cupcake liners; Small treats (optional); String (optional); Yellow paper clips (optional)