Free-N-Fun Christmas


Away in a Manger Cookies

Kids will love to help with these easy-to-make nativity cookies! A little nutty but totally yummy and fun!


  • Peanut butter
  • Nutter Butter Cookies
  • Graham Crackers
  • Fancy Shredded Coconut
  • Yellow Food Coloring
  • White Chocolate Almond Bark
  • Mini Chocolate Chips
  • Red & yellow Decorator Frosting
  • Waxed Paper


  1. Melt the white chocolate almond bark according to the directions on the package. Dip half of a Nutter Butter cookie into the melted almond bark. Place the cookie onto a sheet of waxed paper to set.
  2. Decorate the face with mini chocolate chips and red and yellow decorator frosting.
  3. Color the fancy shredded coconut by placing the coconut and a few drops of yellow food coloring into a small resealable bag. Seal the bag and shake until well blended. Set aside.
  4. To make the manger, drop a spoonful of peanut butter onto a plate. Place the graham crackers into the peanut butter into a manger shape. Add a few pinches of coconut ‘straw’ to the manger. Place the cookie into the manger.

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