20+ Easy Christmas Treats To Make This Holiday

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These are quick and easy Christmas treats that anyone can make! From candy cane cookies and reindeer chow to Santa cupcakes and snowman kebabs, all of these treats are sure to please!

The holiday season is a time for family, friends, and giving. But, with all of this holiday cheer comes a lot of stress.

I know it can be difficult to find a balance between work, family, and friends during this time, so I have some easy recipes for you that will help you create beautiful treats for your loved ones without putting too much pressure on yourself.

There are so many delicious Christmas treats to choose from to satisfy your sweet tooth. Now go and spread some holiday cheer with these edible snowmen, reindeer, and Santas!

Too busy to make these right away? Pin this post to your favorite board on Pinterest for when you’re ready!

Easy Christmas Treats:

pretzel reindeers

One of our favorite Christmas treats is these super adorable Reindeer Pretzels. They are the perfect sweet and salty snacks for the holidays. Quick to make with your kids and delicious right out of the oven or as soon as they cool down! YUM!


Get festive this holiday season by making these adorable Christmas tree Krispies treats. They’re simple to make and a fun activity for the kids to help with.

cracker bark with red, green and white sprinkles

If you’re looking for easy, this Christmas cracker bark is simply amazing and couldn’t be easier to make. This sweet and salty treat is perfect for gifting too, so be sure to make enough to share!

Keep on reading below for more fun and easy Christmas treats!

Gifting Homemade Christmas Treats:

  • Fill cookie tins with a variety of treats.
  • Fill mason jars, and add a pretty ribbon and a gift tag.
  • Put a package together for those who could use a little love.
  • Say thank you to your kids’ teachers for all their hard work with some sweet treats.

More Christmas Treat Recipes:

Marshmallow Penguins

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Marshmallow Penguins Recipe & Instructions

Are these just the cutest Christmas fun food idea you’ve seen? Make these easy marshmallow penguins as a gift or just as a treat for yourself or your kids.

Strawberry Santas

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Strawberry Santas Recipe & Instructions

A great idea for getting your kids to eat some fruit, also perfect for a healthy dessert option.

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Hot Cocoa Marshmallow Cookie Cups Recipe & Instructions

The kids are sure to love these fun Christmas Treats and they are so easy to make!

Candy Cane Cookies

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Candy Cane Cookies Recipe & Instructions

Fun and festive Candy Cane Cookies, easy to make with two colors of almond sugar cookie dough twisted together and then sprinkled with crushed candy canes and sugar.

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees

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Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees Recipe & Instructions

Check out these cute little Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees, These look delicious and they are another way to get your children to eat more fruit, especially if you let them help.

Marshmallow Snowman – A Hot Chocolate Buddy

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Marshmallow Snowman Recipe & Instructions

Check out these little buddies for your hot chocolate, they’re super adorable AND simple enough for kids to make.

Easy Christmas Bark

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Easy Christmas Bark Recipe & Instructions

This has to be one of the EASIEST candy recipes you will ever make for a Christmas treat. You can customize the toppings in so many ways. So why not make this Easy Christmas Bark to eat or give to family and friends?

Easy Christmas Peppermint Patties

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Easy Christmas Peppermint Patties Recipe & Instructions

Super easy to make, fantastically festive, and always a hit with kids and adults alike. Holiday treats like this make an excellent gift for teachers and friends!

Christmas Tree Waffles

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Christmas Tree Waffles Recipe & Instructions

A Christmas treat that’s perfect for Breakfast. Green food coloring, mini chocolate candy “ornaments” and a dusting of powdered sugar “snow” make this holiday treat festive, flavorful, and fun!

Fun and Easy Snowman Kebabs

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Fun and Easy Snowman Kebabs Recipe & Instructions

These adorable snowman kebabs are so festive AND easy! Your little ones will love you for this delicious winter treat!

White Chocolate Christmas Trees

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White Chocolate Christmas Trees Recipe & Instructions

These White Chocolate Christmas Trees are an easy and fun recipe you could serve at a holiday party, for Christmas dessert, or even attach to gifts!

Santa’s Reindeer Chow

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Santa’s Reindeer Chow Recipe & Instructions

Santa’s secret recipe for his Reindeer will make them jump with glee! You’ll be jumping with glee too with these delicious chocolate muddy buddies in your reach!

Chocolate Reindeer Marshmallow Pops

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Chocolate Reindeer Marshmallow Pops Recipe & Instructions

Chocolate Reindeer Marshmallow Pops are the ultimate adorable addition to your festive spread. They are quick to assemble and make for an awesomely edible gift.

Reindeer Food

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Reindeer Food Recipe & Instructions

This Christmas Recipe is so much fun and kids love it! Our Reindeer Food is crunchy and gooey at the same time and the best part is that it’s for humans! This yummy Christmas Snack is super easy to make and you can have it ready in about ten minutes.

Easy Snowman Oreo Cookies

Easy Snowman Oreo Cookies Recipe & Instructions

These Easy Snowman Oreo Cookies are festive, delicious, and great for kids to help make too. A perfect no-bake-treat option and they come together quickly!

Marshmallow Snowman S’mores

Marshmallow Snowman S’mores Recipe & Instructions

Treat the kids to some marshmallow gooey goodness with these Snowman S’mores. Make your own today. He’s guaranteed to leave you wanting s’more!

Melting Snowmen Cookie Balls Recipe & Instructions

These look adorable and get this – these festive snowmen cookies are SUPER easy to make!

Santa Hat Cupcakes

Santa Hat Cupcakes Recipe & Instructions

These Santa Hat Cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas party dessert table. Your family will love this easy Christmas treat idea!

Peanut Butter Cup Christmas Trees

Peanut Butter Cup Christmas Trees Recipe & Instructions

These are so cute, and you can use colored frosting also. Another easy Christmas treat and fun for kids too!

Grinch Hot Chocolate

Grinch Hot Chocolate Recipe & Instructions

Keep warm during the holidays with a Naughty or Nice Grinch Hot Chocolate! Plus each family member gets to choose how to “flavor” their drink.

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