Bird Nests


  • 7 oz. jar marshmallow creme
  • 1/4 c. creamy peanut butter
  • 2 Tbsp. butter, melted
  • 5 oz. can chow mein noodles
  • 1 c. plain M&M’s, optional powdered sugar peanut M&M’s


In bowl, beat marshmallow creme and peanut butter until smooth. Fold in your noodles and the plain M&M’s. Chill until you can easy handle it. On a piece of wax paper, form mixture, shape nests with fingers, 1/3 cupful makes a 3-inch nest. Chill. Dust with powdered sugar. Place your peanut M&M’s in each nest. Yield: 9. Note: May put 4 or 5 jelly beans in nests before you chill the nests instead of peanut M&M’s or any desired Easter Candy. You can also make the nests a little larger and add an Easter Little Peep to the nest.