Easter Bunny Pear Fruit Salad

We have a tradition in my husband’s family to make a fun little dessert for the kids every year… Easter Bunny Pear Fruit Salad. It’s adorable and delicious! Plus the kids love help making them.

pear easter bunny dessertINGREDIENTS:
• Pear halves, canned
• Slices almonds
• Cream cheese
• Shredded lettuce
• Raisins
• Red hots

bunny dessert ingredientsDIRECTIONS:
On each plate, spread a handful of shredded lettuce.

easter bunny pear dessertNext add a pear half on the bed of lettuce.

bunny pear dessertOn the wider part of the pear half, add a dollop of cream cheese.

bunny easter pear dessertNext it’s time to add the fact. Use two full almond slices for the ears, half of a raisin for the eyes, a red hot for the nose, and a little squared off almond piece for the teeth.

pear dessert easter bunniesAnd that’s it! Super simple.
A great Easter busy projects for the kiddos.

pear easter bunny dessertPlus it’s a healthy dessert.
Gotta love that!

easter bunny pear dessert

bunny pear fruit salad

Bacon Cheese Puffs Recipe

We went to a little Super Bowl party over the weekend with our old neighbors. I have to admit, I mostly went for the food. I decided to make something new this time and thought I would share the yummy recipe with you guys today, especially since they were a hit at the party!

BACON CHEESE PUFFS APPETIZER

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 package (8oz) cream cheese
  • Cooked bacon (crumbled)
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 tbsp chopped parsley
  • 1 tbsp milk
  • 2 cans of crescent rolls
  • 1 egg
  • Poppy seeds

bacon cheddar puffs ingredients

DIRECTIONS:

Preheat oven to 375ºF.

Beat cream cheese, bacon, parmesan cheese, parsley and milk in small mixing bowl until well blended.

bacon cheddar puffsSeparate dough into 8 rectangles, firmly pressing the perforations together to seal. Gently spread 2 spoonfuls of cream cheese mixture onto each dough rectangle.

Cut each rectangle in half diagonally both ways, then in half to form 6 triangles. Roll up the triangles starting at the short ends.

bacon cheese puffs recipePlace on pre greased cookie sheet and brush with egg. Sprinkle with poppy seeds.

Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.

bacon cheese puffsTrust me… If you like bacon, you’ll LOVE these!

bacon cheese puffs recipeThis recipe makes 4 dozen bacon cheese puffs.
Yeah, might want to make two batches. They go fast!

BACON CHEESE PUFFS APPETIZER