Super Bowl Activity -Beast Mode Treats

super bowl food Go Hawks !!  We live just outside of Seattle and my son is a huge Seahawks fan. Even I was on the edge of my seat last week when they won against their rivals the San Francisco 49ers. If I am into a game it’s a big deal.  I asked my son if he wanted to do a Super Bowl activity for the blog with a Seahawks theme and the immediately said he wanted to do something that celebrates one of his favorite players Marshawn Lynch.  Beast Mode is a nickname and the skittles in marshmallow squares are not only in Seahawks colors but are also a shout out to Marshawn Lynch who has had a long history of gobbling skittles or “power pellets ” as his mom called them when he was younger. You can read the whole story straight from his mom here.

Gather your ingredients. You will need marshmallows, crispy rice cereal, butter , vanilla and skittles in blue and green. You will also need a pan, some non-stick spray , a pot and a spatula.  Seahawks Beast Mode Rice Krispie Treats

Start by having your wee ones sort the skittles while you melt 4 tbsp of  butter. seahawks superbowl rice krispies

Add the whole bag of marshmallows, a dash of vanilla and stir . This is a great recipe for kids to help with because the temp is very low. beast mode rice crispie treats for the super bowl

Add the cereal 4.5-5.5 cups… I just add slowly until I like the consistency. Pop them into the pan that has been sprayed with non-stick spray. Add the skittles. seattle seahawks treats for the super bowl

Push some deeper and keep some on top. I don’t add them in the pot because sometimes the color drains off. seahawks beast mode food

Cool and let harden some. Cut and serve. seahawks treats for super bowl sunday

Go Hawks!!!super bowl food

 

 

 

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