Turkey Cookies for Thanksgiving

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My Nanny Kids don’t like the traditional Thanksgiving desserts of pumpkin and apple pie. So I found these adorable and delicious turkey cookies to make for the children I care for at CrazyLittleProjects web site for Thanksgiving. Let the kids help you make and decorate these cute cookies. The link to buy the edible candy eyes is included below.

You Will Need:

Devil’s Food Cake Mix
1 Egg
1 Stick Butter Softened
Frosting
Candy Corns
Candy Eyeballs

What to Do:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2. Mix the cake mix, egg, and butter until. combined.
3. Roll into small balls and flatten on baking sheet.
4. Bake for 8-10 minutes.
5. Allow the cookies to cool.
6. Pipe frosting into the center of a cookie. Place candy corn along one edge for the feathers.
7. Place another cookie on top.
8. Using a tiny bit of frosting, add the eyes and a candy corn for the beak.

References:
CrazyLittleProjects
Photo by Stephanie Felzenberg

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