5 tasty bakes to get you in the mood for spring

The sun is coming out and warmer temps are here—dare we say spring has sprung? Although you may not be able to put the rain boots away and swap your sweaters for sundresses, you might be more inclined to welcome the spring season through some delicious baked goods. Sound inviting? Keep reading for five fruity, floral and fabulous recipes.

1. Easter egg sugar cookies


Sugar cookies are a delish dessert for any szn, but the egg shape and colorful icing make these perfect for spring! You can decorate yours as simply or intricately as you'd like. See the recipe to enjoy these cute cookies here! 

2. Mixed berry scones


Springtime = teatime. Put on your floral dress, grab a picnic blanket and your fave tea and head to the nearest meadow (your backyard lawn *totally* counts). No tea party is complete without a sweet treat, though, and these mixed berry scones are the perfect addition. Fresh berries amidst flaky, buttery layers of dough—say less. Here's the recipe! 

3. Pastel cupcakes


Any color screams spring if you make it pastel! Add some pretty pastel frosting to vanilla cupcakes for an *amaze* addition to your next party this szn. This recipe can also be served in egg cartons for an extra creative spring flair.

4. Pressed flower shortbread cookies


Besides pastels and baby animals, flowers are pretty much *the* symbol of spring. These delish shortbread cookies are perfect for a post-schoolday reading sesh or sunny Sunday afternoon. The flowers are totally edible, too! Find the recipe here.

5. Bunny Oreo balls


Speaking of baby animals... who doesn't love bunnies?! These Oreo balls are sooo cute *and* easy to make! They're a yummy treat for Easter dessert or even just a study sesh with friends. Here's the recipe for these cute lil buns!

Looking for more spring inspo? Check out these articles:

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What are you baking this spring? Share your sweet treats with us on Insta @girlslifemag!

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by Natalie Misyak and Riley Yates | 4/24/2023