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You'll Love These Magical Easter Egg Nest Cupcakes for Your Easter Festivities!

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These little nests are so adorable, and edible! Easter Egg Nest Cupcakes are a magical treat you can whip up easily for a fun Easter treat!

All you need is a boxed cake mix to make some cupcakes, then it's decorating time! Ice them up, and then dip them in toasted coconut for the "nest," and finish it off with some mini eggs! You'll love serving these at your next get-together or potluck.

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  • 1 box cake mix, plus ingredients on the box
  • 1 cup coconut
  • 1 package Cadbury mini eggs
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 stick of butter, softened
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla


1. Prepare cake mix according to package. Place cake mix in cupcake holder and bake according to package directions.

2. In a large bowl mix together cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar and vanilla.

3. Once cupcakes are cooled, frost them with a butter knife.

4. To toast your coconut, spread evenly over a baking sheet, and bake at 375 degrees for 5 minutes.

5. Top frosted cupcakes with coconut and mini eggs. Enjoy!

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