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Firecracker Muddy Buddies

Author: Kim @s even thirty three


  • 9 cups Corn Chex or Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 1/2 cups white vanilla baking chips 12 oz bag
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 Box Strawberry Jello
  • 2 Packets Blue Raspberry Pop Rocks
  • Blue Sprinkles


  • Into a large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  • In 2 small bowls, add 3/4 cups powdered sugar. In 1 of the bowls, add the Strawberry Jello, whisk. Set aside.
  • In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave white vanilla baking chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on high for 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Split the cereal into two 1 gallon resealable storage bags.
  • Add powdered sugar, Pop Rocks and Sprinkles. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Do the same for the red version.
  • Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.


Adapted from Chex