Patriotic Popcorn Party Buckets
  • 1 bag M&M'S Brand Milk Chocolate Candies
  • 8 cups caramel popcorn
  • 2 empty oatmeal or grits containers
  • 4 sheets each white, red and blue construction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Star stickers, optional
  • Flag, optional
  • Pinking shears, optional
  1. Cover the containers with white construction paper and glue.
  2. Cut 18 strips of red paper, 3/4-inch wide and the same height as the containers. Randomly glue the strips to the containers.
  3. Make two handles by cutting strips approximately 3/4-inch x 12-inch, using blue construction paper and attaching them to the inside of the containers.
  4. Decorate the outside of the containers with stars and stickers.
  5. In a large mixing bowl, toss the caramel popcorn with the M&M's Brand Milk Chocolate Candies.
  6. Fill each bucket with the snack.
  7. Makes 2 buckets.