Chocolate Covered Strawberry Ladybugs & Raspberry Flowers – Kid Friendly Things To Do .com

Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!

It’s hard to resist a strawberry dipped in chocolate! These cute strawberries disguised as ladybugs are even harder to resist! Add some Raspberry flowers to your ladybug display for a sweet, and delicious summertime dessert! I’ll give you the recipe for this delicious cream cheese frosting another day…soon! Here’s the how to on the ladybugs!:

You’ll Need:

  • Strawberries – rinsed
  • Dried mini marshmallows – the kind you find in hot cocoa boxes
  • Raspberries – rinsed
  • Blueberries, and Blackberries – rinsed
  • Cake with frosting

 

  • Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!
  • Try to get better looking strawberries than these. It’s all I had to work with. I do believe it’s strawberry picking season. Maybe, you’ll get some beauties!
  • Whatever you have, try to find the ones that have a rounded tip
  • Rinse, and cur the stems off
  • Cut a V in the portion that had the stem
  • Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!
  • Melt some chocolate melts. I like to use the Wilton Chocolate Melts. They melt so nice and smooth
  • I also had my dried marshmallows ready to go
  • Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!
  • Dip the pointed end of the strawberries into the melted chocolate
  • Set them down to dry
  • Quick…before they dry place your marshmallows into the chocolate for the eyes
  • Let dry – It will only take a few minutes
  • Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!
  • Grab a baggie, and fill one corner with melted chocolate
  • Snip a little bit off of the tip
  • Using your bag of chocolate, squeeze out little dots onto the strawberry, and marshmallows
  • Chocolate covered strawberries disguised as ladybugs! How cute! Perfect for a fun summertime dessert!
  • Let that dry
  • Arrange Raspberry flowers with 5 Raspberries per flower, and a blueberry, or blackberry in the center as the picture shows
  • Set your ladybugs down around the flowers!
  • Enjoy!

~ Melissa – KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com


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