Here comes Peter Cottontail, hoppin' down the bunny trail. Hippity, hoppity Easter (and Pinterest DIY projects) are on their way!
Who's in the spirit for Spring, flowers, bunnies and chocolate? Yeah, me too!
Before you dream up beautiful decoration ideas and tasty coconut treats, let me try some homemade creations first to save you from spending time and cash on a project that may not be as easy (or money-saving) as they say.
The great idea: Make an adorable kid-friendly, easy and fun Easter themed cake that will not only taste delicious, but impress the eye too.
Cost: From the ingredient list, it doesn't look like it will be a huge dent in the pocket.
Here’s a quick video recap of me attempting to make the cake:
Cost: Less than $10! Probably the most cost-efficient project yet. (It helped that I used a few ingredients from my mom's pantry). Even bought a Starbucks coffee to drink while making the cake with leftover bucks. Winning.
Simplicity: So simple I believe an 8-year-old could make it (with help cutting the cake, of course). On a scale from 1 to 10, 10 being most difficult, I would rate it a 2. A measly 2!
How did it turn out? Perfect! Not only does it look just like the Pinterest version, but it tasted great and definitely impressed my family, whom I gave it to (though they have to say they like it, right?).
Pinterest version My version
Pinterest fail or success? Big success!
Next test on DIY Pinterest Fail?: Another Easter themed creation!
Check out previous Pinterest DIY attempts: