MARCH 15TH: PEARS HELENE and INCREDIBLE KIDS

Coconut Egg Nests 

6 oz. white candy coating, coarsely chopped

6 drops green food coloring

1 drop yellow food coloring

1 c. flaked coconut

36 jelly beans

In microwave safe bowl, melt candy coating; stir in food coloring until blended. Add coconut. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper into 12 mounds. Make an indentation in center of each with end of a wooden spoon handle. Fill each with three jelly beans. Let stand until set. Makes 1 dozen.

(found in Quick Cooking March/April 2004)