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Robin’s Nest Cookies – a little spring goody to make just for the fun of it

Robin's nests - photo - Karen Anderson

Robin’s Nest Cookies – photo – Karen Anderson

I made a lot of these Robin’s Nest Cookies for a Senior Citizen’s Spring Tea I was helping out with and they were a big hit. Just make your favourite chocolate macaroon recipe and poke a little robin’s egg blue jelly bean on the top of each.

I’m not usually very Martha Stewart but, yes, I have to admit that I did stand at the bulk bin and pick out all the jelly beans that were this pretty blue colour.

It was worth it.

My macaroon recipe follows in case you don’t have one of your own.

Happy Spring.

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