DIY Piñata Sunshine Sugar Cookies

Light up the party with these fun and cheerful DIY Piñata Sunshine Sugar Cookies. These cookies are filled with M&M’s® and Skittles for a sweet surprise with every bite that’s sure to bring a smile to everyone’s face.

Sunshine Piñata Sugar  Cookies Tutorial

Do rainy days make you blue in the summertime? Bring the sunshine indoors with these bright and cheery DIY Piñata Sunshine Sugar Cookies. Perfect for parties or brightening up a gloomy day, these fun cookies are filled with M&M’s® and Skittles for a sweet surprise with every bite. No one could feel glum when you present them with one of these amazing treats. Surprisingly, these cookies are way easier to make than you’d think!

DIY Piñata Sunshine Sugar Cookies
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DIY Piñata Sunshine Sugar Cookies are filled with M&M's® and Skittles for a sweet surprise with every bite that's sure to bring a smile to everyone's face.
Recipe type: Dessert
  • 2 cups all purpose flour, plus more if needed
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp baking powder
  • ½ cup butter, softened slightly
  • ¾ cups sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • ¾ tsp pure vanilla extract
  • ½ tsp almond extract
  • yellow food coloring
  • 1 cup candy
  • 2 tbsp yellow royal icing or melted candy coating
  1. Gather your ingredients.
  2. Visit the original recipe post on Hungry Happenings for full preparation and baking instructions.
  3. Enjoy!

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