If you are one of those families who bought a crate of PEEPs and still has some leftover after Easter (What;  you didn’t eat them all?!), here are some great ideas to make them fun and use up your leftover PEEPs creatively!

30 Ways to use up your Peeps!! Easter crafts

Crafts, decorating ideas, recipes and printables can help you stashbust those PEEPs!

Note: If you are creating permanent decorations or crafts, use shellac so that they don’t go bad or get squished. Be sure to keep any shellacked PEEPs from kids and pets!


Crafts and Decor


PEEP Show by Sweetology [Pictured]

Marshmallow Peeps Craft: Easter Centerpiece by Mommy Savers

Peep-Wreath Centerpiece by Martha Stewart

A Quick PEEP at Spring Specimen Art by Choose to Thrive Blog

Little Grow “Peep” Topiary Tutorial by How Does She?

Peeps Easter Arrangement by The Autocrat

Peeps Bunting by V and Co


Recipes and Food

Peep Trooper Pops

a bunch of marshmallow peep pops and bonus “peep” troopers…! by Sugar Swings! [Pictured]

How to Make S’meeps: S’mores Plus Peeps by Serious Eats (Although it’s more fun to put them over an open flame or fire – you get to watch their eyes or beaks melt off!)

Hangin’ With My PEEPS ~ Muffin Tin Meal by Cookie Cutter Lunch

Peeps Week by Serious Eats

Crispy Bunny Treats by Babble

Easter Chick Cupcakes {Gluten Free, Dairy Free} by The Mixing Bowl Diary

Make Peep S’Mores by Dollar Store Mom

Bird Nest Snacks by Sun Scholars

Vanilla Bean, Creme Brulee Peep Cupcakes by Melinda at Dollar Store Crafts

PEEPs Recipes by PEEPs (the official website)


"Keep Calm and Peep On" Poster

“Stay Calm and PEEP On” Posters (PDF) by Hileman Design and Dollar Store Crafts [Pictured]

Peeps Topper by eighteen25

Get Your Peeps On . . . Spring Printables by Flamingo Toes (An edgier version)

Easter “My Peeps” Printable by Me Sew Crazy

“My Peeps” Shirt with Free Printables by Craft Buds

“Stay Calm and PEEP On” Cupcake Toppers (PDF) by Hileman Design and Dollar Store Crafts


PEEPS Diorama (and dog!) Contests

(Start planning now for next year!)

WINNER: "Chilean CoPeepapo Mine Rescue"

The Washington Post Peeps Show [Pictured]

National Geographic’s Peeps in Places (not sure if this is still going)

Chicago Tribune’s Peeps on Parade

Fido Blog’s Peeps Fido Contest

Twin Cities Pioneer Peep Diorama Contest

Fort Worth Star-Telegram Annual Peeps Diorama Contest

Seattle Times Peeps Contest

Denver Post Peeps Contest

Iowa’s Peeps Show Contest


Other Roundups

Peeps Push Pop

Everything “Peeps” by Love From the Oven [Pictured]

Everything “Peeps” by Simply Designing

Peep Ideas from Other Blogs by Love From the Oven

10 Things to do With Peeps by Serious Eats

Peeps: Crafts, Recipes, Info, More by CROQzine

Everything “Easter” by Simply Designing (includes Peeps!)


Previous Dollar Store Crafts Posts

Make Recycled Peeps Decorations

Make a Peeps-Inspired Frame

Easter Made Easy: 25+ Free Holiday Printables (includes multiple PEEPs printables)


While you’re at it, try to beat some Peep-related World Records!