Springtime Fun: Easy and Delicious Recipes for Bake Sale Success👩‍🍳

We can smile and relax. Everything we want is right here in the present moment.

-Thich Nhat Hanh

  • Cake mix
  • Store-bought frosting
  • Marshmallows
  • Sugar-colored sprinkles


  1. Follow the directions on the cake mix to prepare the batter.
  2. 2. Make cupcakes using the prepared batter and bake them according to the instructions.
  3. Once the cupcakes are baked and cooled, cut marshmallows in half with scissors.
  4. Sprinkle the sticky side of the marshmallows with sugar-colored sprinkles.
  5. Press the marshmallows onto the frosting of each cupcake to create pretty spring flowers.
  • Pretzels
  • Vanilla-flavored wafers
  • Pastel colored M&Ms


  1. Preheat the over to 250 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Arrange pretzels on the parchment paper in flower shapes.
  3. Place vanilla-flavored wafer on each pretzel.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven for 4 minutes.
  5. Remove from the oven and gently press five or six pastel M&Ms around the vanilla wafer to resemble flower petals.
  6. Allow them to cool completely before serving.

Baking these springtime treats in my kitchen was not only a joy but also a great way to contribute to a good cause. Whether you’re making flower cupcakes or pretzel flower treats, these recipes are sure to bring a smile to everyone’s face.

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5 Responses to Springtime Fun: Easy and Delicious Recipes for Bake Sale Success👩‍🍳

  1. Jose says:

    Thank you for sharing your baking ideas with us!
    I am sure the bake sale went very well!
    Did like the ending of the blog, “See you all next time”!

    • marcia ren says:

      Hi Jose!
      Spring is a perfect time to have fun with easy treats…and bake sales are the perfect place to take them! Glad you enjoyed the “See you next time!” Happy baking!

  2. Nancy J Coughlin says:

    These are great ideas and suggestions. And I certanly an see that they would be great fun to create. Much fun to look forward to doing. Thank you so very much!!! Love both of these ideas.

    • Marcia says:

      Hi Nancy,

      I had so much fun creating these treats. I heard that the bake sale was a huge success…so that was great news! I hope you are doing well dear friend. Thank you so much for your kind visit.

  3. Donna L Kelly says:

    Hey Marcia! I made the pretzel and m and ms with my Grandson a couple of Easters ago and we both enjoyed doing it!

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