Spring Cheap but Chic

Spring Cheap but Chic

Springtime has arrived! Here are some easy, DIY decorations and snacks to make your house have a little spring touch.

 

M&M© Flower Pot

This is an easy-to-make, simple 

decoration that is perfect for springtime.

What you will need: 

  • M&M’s© Milk Chocolate Pastel 

Easter candy

  • Empty toilet paper roll
  • Mason Jar©
  • Flowers of your choice
  • Hot glue

Steps:

  1. Place and hot glue the empty paper towel roll into the center of the Mason Jar©.
  2. Wait for it to dry for about two minutes,
  3. Put the M&M’s© around the outside of the toilet paper roll.
  4. Place the flowers inside the toilet paper roll.
  5. Place anywhere and enjoy.

 

Carrot Utensils 

These are simple and cute utensil 

sets that look like carrots.

What you will need:

  • Green plastic forks, knives, and/or spoons
  • Orange napkins
  • Tape

Steps

  1. Place your plastic utensils together.
  2. Wrap your utensils in the napkin.
  3. Tape the napkin to hold it in place.
  4. Set out and enjoy!

 

Fruit and Veggie Flowers 

These are yummy snacks that

are perfect for spring.

What you will need:

  • Watermelon
  • Cucumber
  • Mango
  • Toothpicks 
  • Knife 

Steps:

  1. Cut your watermelon into tiny crown shapes.
  2. Cut your cucumbers into a half-circle.
  3. Cut your mango into cubes
  4. Put the watermelon shapes onto the top of the toothpicks, then put your cucumbers under it, then the mango under the cucumbers.
  5. Eat and enjoy!

 

Chocolate Pretzel Flowers

These are yummy snacks that

are perfect for spring.

What you will need:

  • Pretzels 
  • Meltable white chocolate
  • Food dye
  • M&M’s©
  • Drying rack
  • Bowls
  • Whisk

Steps:

  1. Melt the chocolate into three bowls.
  2. Place a different color food dye in each bowl and mix with the whisk.
  3. Place four pretzels in one of the bowls.
  4. Place them on the drying rack all connected, facing outwards.
  5. Put some chocolate in the middle of the pretzels and then place an M&M©.
  6. Repeat with many colors.
  7. Enjoy!