Peeps House

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Create a sweet house for your favorite Easter basket treat. Use pastel candies to decorate the roof and nest. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


  • 5 graham cracker squares
  • Vanilla frosting
  • 1 yellow chick Peeps candy
  • Green-tinted shredded coconut, jellybeans and pastel sprinkles


  1. Assemble graham cracker squares to resemble house, including three walls and a roof, using frosting to adhere and propping with small cans until frosting is set. Arrange tinted coconut and chick candy inside house. Decorate house as desired with frosting, jellybeans and pastel sprinkles.
Tinting Shredded Coconut
To tint sweetened shredded coconut combine 5 drops of food coloring per 1/2 cup coconut in an airtight container; shake or toss until evenly blended.