Thursday, April 15, 2010

Food-A-Licious Flower Pot Surprise?

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Here's a Food-A-Licious Friday dessert I thought I'd share with you.  It's {fun} to look at, {easy} to make and oh so... yummy to your tummy.  You can make a flower pot surprise for just about any occasion.  This flower is one that is guaranteed to live and be loved by all.  Well... it's loved by my {all}!  Hah...
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Ingredients...
  • 1 regular size package of Oreo Cookies
  • 1 bag of Gummy Worms (optional)
  • ½ stick of Butter (room temperature)
  • 1 (8oz) pkg. Cream Cheese (room temperature)
  • 1 cup Powder Sugar
  • 3½ cups Milk
  • 2 small packages of Instant French Vanilla Pudding
  • 1 (12oz) Tube of Cool Whip
  • 1 package of Chocolate Rocks
Plastic or Ceramic Flower Pot 
Silk Flowers (or anything else you choose)  

Steps...

Crush Oreos and set aside.
Cream together butter, cream cheese and powdered sugar.
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In a separate bowl, mix together milk and instant pudding.
Combine all of the above ingredients and mix together.
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Fold in Cool Whip!
- Plug-er' Up -
Cut a circle that fits the bottom of your pot out of your cool whip lid. Recycle baby!
Add a few dots of hot glue to secure your circle (if you desire).
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Place your Cool Whip circle over the hole in the bottom of your pot.
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- It's Layer Time -
1st Oreos and a few Gummy Worms
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2nd Pudding Mixture
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Then repeat...
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- Finish-er' Up -
Make sure Oreos and Gummy Worms are your final layer.
Sprinkle your oh so... cool Chocolate Rocks on top.
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Refrigerate!
Decorate with Silk Flowers before serving and enjoy the smiles and questions you receive when you serve this yummy dessert.
Happy Friday!
{Note}
I thoroughly wash and sanitize my pots, silk flower stems and Cool Whip lid. This is an important step, so don't leave it out. :)

24 comments:

Tawny said...

How cute and creative! That would be SO cute for a garden birthday party!!!

Shannon said...

This is such a neat idea! I'm visiting from New Friend Friday. Your blog is too cute and your kids are just precious! Did you create your blog design? I could use a few pointers if you have time... Looking forward to reading more! Have a great weekend!

Safe Home Happy Mom said...

Following you from Friday Follow, you can also follow me back at www.safehomehappymom.com


Thanks.

beadsandmorebylois said...

So creative!
I'm your newest follower from Friday Follow. Have a great weekend and hopefully see you over on my blog! Lois x

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Jennifer @ The Toy Box Years said...

Morning!!

That is so freakin' ADORABLE!! And the best part -- it's edible!!

Visiting you from the FF! Hope you'll come visit me too!

Mom et al said...

Hi, I'm your newest Friday follower!

Come visit me at Mom-et-al.com

-Maria


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InspiredGifts.com said...

Hi there, found u on ff. Love your idea!!!!! how fun!!!!! Great blog! I'm following you.

Please visit us at
http://inspiredgiftsblog.blogspot.com/2010_04_01_archive.html

Have a beautiful day
Rebecca

The Dreamer said...

Looks yummy!

Following from Friday Follow! Hope you follow back and check out the giveaways I have going on! amomcandream.blogspot.com

Happy Friday!

Busy Working Mama said...

How cute!

TGIF! I'm following you on twitter and your blog from Friday Follow!

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Jessica said...

Very, very cute!!

Hey! I'm visiting from New Friend Friday. Happy Friday!

You can visit and follow any of my blogs:

http://sostylilized.blogspot.com - currently offering FREE Custom Blog Designs

http://jessicaslilcorner.blogspot.com - Family blog

Robyn Jones said...

THis is so COOL! I might try it for Mothers day..with my son, and give it to my MIL!

Robyn Jones said...

BTW...I was so excited about your flower pot, that i forgot to mention, I found your blog on FF! Have a great weekend!

Lara said...

Following from New Friend Friday! Hope you'll stop by sometime!

Maria said...

This looks so cute!

Your newest FF'er!

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Cassie said...

That looks delicious! I am following you now. Cant wait to read more!

MelissaAggie98 said...

You've got a really great blog here!

Happy FF! I'm your newest follower! If you get a chance, will you please stop by and follow me too at http://www.mommylivingthelifeofriley.com

Have a great weekend!

Angie said...

How adorable and yummy!!

VKT said...

Hi there. I found your blog through Friday Follow. If you would be interested in following my blog, I would gladly return the favor.

Le Chateau des fleurs said...

That is so cute!!! Great idea!
Your kids are so cute! I am a Mom too. Come see my blog!
Happy new friend Friday!
I am following you now, come follow me!
Frenchy

Mr. Thompson and Me said...

Following from Friday Follow...and loving this idea!

Hope you'll follow at www.mrthompsonandme.blogspot.com

Life Is A SandCastle said...

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Amanda Dement said...

I was just browsing and saw this...super SUPER cute! I must try!

Jenn said...

Thanks Amanda! It's really fun to make. The kids think they're the BEST! Let me know how it goes if you make one. :)

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