amazing coconut chick cupcakes

A monkey on a cupcake

Here is a fun one, easy for the little kids to do and stinkin’ cute too!  It’s these fun, hands-on, activities that create memories for them to look back on!

– 2 cups yellow coconut – 48 brown M&M’s – 1 bag of Starburst Minis – 24 frosted cupcakes


To dye the coconut yellow put 2 cups flake coconut into a Ziploc bag  Use yellow food coloring drop a few drops into the bag.  Shake the color with the coconut, add more color till desired color is achieved.  Place the color coconut on top of freshly frosted cupcakes.  Shake of any excess coconut. {It sticks best if you add it RIGHT after you frost the cupcakes}

Add two brown M&M’s on top for the eyes and use a mini starburst for the beak.

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