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Rice Crispy Treats
 
 

rice crispy treats

 

Save money when you make a sticky dessert like rice crispy treats by not wasting any of the product.  After you mix the batter, spray your hands with vegetable oil, or run them under cold water before patting the batter in the pan and getting if off the mixing spoon.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips to save money on rice krispy treats.

 

- You can find coupons for almost all cereals.  Check the Internet and your local paper.
 
- Use small or large marshmallows, depending on which is more economical.  10 small
marshmallows is equal to 1 large marshmallow. 
 
- Price check your recipes.  Marshmallow cream may be a lot more expensive than using,
marshmallows and Karo syrup or the additional ingredients that take the place of the cream.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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