4th of July Fun: Patriotic Brownies
1 box brownie mix 13×19 pan size.
Oil, water and egg per the back of the brownie box
28 chocolate sandwich cookies, such as Oreos
1 cup star marshmallows
1/3 cup mini m&ms – sorted (yes, I picked out all of the red and blue)
How to make Patriotic Brownies
Preheat oven to 350. Grease a pizza pan,or grease two 9″ round cake pans. Set aside.
Print the Recipe for Patriotic Brownies
- 1 box brownie mix 13x19 pan size.
- Oil, water and egg per the back of the brownie box
- 28 chocolate sandwich cookies, such as Oreos
- 1 cup star marshmallows
- 1/3 cup mini m&ms - sorted (yes, I picked out all of the red and blue)
Preheat oven to 350.
Grease a pizza pan,or grease two 9" round cake pans.
Coarsely crush 20 cookies.
Prepare brownie mix as directed on package.
Stir in oreos. Pour into prepared pan and bake. 18-20 minutes for a pizza pan or 15-18 minutes for two rounds or until edges begin to crust and are firm.
Coarsely crush 8 cookies.
Remove brownie from oven and add cookies and marshmallows.
Return to oven for 1-2 minutes until marshmallows are soft and puffy.
Set on a wire rack and sprinkle with m&ms.
Let cool and cut.
You can also serve these warm - with vanilla ice cream would be tasty!
Makes about 12 slices/servings.
Looking for more 4th of July fun and inspiration??
I love to involve my kids in holiday celebrations, and this fun Popsicle Stick Flag Craft is a good one because not only do they love making these, but they serve a fun decorations or place settings as well! These are easy to make, so they work for a wide variety of ages, and this is also a very fun project for a classroom, scouting, pre-school or Sunday school type setting.
Find even MORE ideas in my round up of 15 crafts to do with the kids, some great red, white and blue ideas!!
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