DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Yay, day 3! This DIY Candy Cane Bark would make a perfect Christmas treat for Santa, you can also make lots and lots and give it away as gifts! You can add less crushed candy canes for younger children and more for older children! They also have peppermint candy melt if you want it super pepperminty!

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

You will need:

  • White Candy Melts
  • Red Candy Melts
  • Candy Cane
  • Plastic Bag
  • Hammer
  • Parchment Paper
  • Measuring Cup
  • Spatula
  • Tray

 

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 1:
Put the candy canes in a bag and smash them up!

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 2:
Line a tray with parchment paper. Ask an adult to microwave the white candy melts, pour it onto the parchment paper and spread it out.

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 3:
Put about half of the red candy melts into a bag and ask an adult to heat this up too.  Squeeze out the red candy melts on top of the white candy melts. Use a spatula and swirl the candy melts!

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 4:
Sprinkle the crushed candy canes onto the top.  You can also add anything else you like at this point like candies and sprinkles!

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 5:
Refrigerate this for about 10 minutes or until hard.

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

Step 6:
Now you just have to break it into pieces! Put them inside gift boxes or jars to give away as gifts. Or you can just sit there and eat it like I did! 🙂

DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com DIY Peppermint Bark - DIYwithOllie.com

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Check out my other tutorials!

⋆ Day 1: DIY Donut Wreaths

⋆ Day 2: DIY Glitter Hand Print (Great Gift Idea!)

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