Groundhog Day: Recipes & Activities for Kids

Groundhog Day

Groundhog day deserves more than just a glance on the calendar and a traditional viewing of Groundhog Day with Bill Murray (though that is highly encouraged).

Check out these fun recipes and activities for a unique groundhog day celebration!

1.) Groundhog Sandwich 

Will the groundhog see his shadow? Wait on the verdict with a festive groundhog shaped snack!

What You Will Need:

*Bread

*Marshmallows

*Chocolate chips

*Heart pancake mold

*Parchment paper 

For the full recipe visit: http://sweetandlovelycrafts.blogspot.com/2013/01/groundhog-day-sandwich.html

2.) Groundhog Pudding Pop

Treat everyone to a Punxsutawney Phil delight!

What You Will Need:

*Milano cookies

*Chocolate pudding

*Almond slivers

*Butterscotch chips

*Oreo cookie crumbs

*Melted chocolate (milk & white) 

For the full recipe visit: http://simplegirlathome.blogspot.com/2013/01/groundhog-pudding-cups.html

3.) Groundhog Craft

All you need is construction paper, googly eyes, scissors, and glue to fashion a groundhog craft!

What You Will Need:

*Brown construction paper (dark & light colored)

*Beige construction paper

*White construction paper

*Googly eyes

*Glue stick

*Scissors

For further instructions visit: http://luckymecraftsandkids.blogspot.com/search/label/Groundhog%27s%20Day%20craft

4.) Groundhog Donuts

A delicious dessert complete with a nice glaze and cookies to fashion a groundhog!

What You Will Need:

*Glazed donuts

*Oreo cookie crumbs

*Nutter butters

*Melted chocolate

*White heart-shaped sprinkles (for the groundhog eyes)

*Red heart-shaped sprinkles (for the groundhog nose)

For the full recipe: http://the-wilson-world.blogspot.com/2012/02/groundhog-day-donuts.html

5.) Groundhog Printable Coloring Page

There are a myriad of resources for Groundhog Day themed coloring pages, puzzles, and more!

What You Will Need:

*A computer

* A printer

* Coloring utensils of any kind

For coloring pages & more visit: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/groundhog-day-colouring-pages