{Valentines Day Dessert} Smores Recipe

Can’t go wrong with a chocolate Valentines Day dessert.

Here’s an easy smores recipe to bake with kids….Valentine’s Smore’s Bark.  Did you know that Kids Activities Blog loves any recipe that has chocolate as an ingredient?

Easy Valentines day recipe for kids - Valentine's Smores Bark

Valentines Day Dessert

Two things this momma loves.  Cooking with my kiddos and Any combination of graham crackers, marshmallows, and chocolate. And while you won’t find me camping much during the winter, I have to use a little creativity to get my Smore’s fix.  My original go-to was a smore’s topping on my brownies, but when I was making cracker candy this holiday season, I thought, Why not try this with my beloved smore’s.  And it worked!!

This is an easy recipe to make with the kids.  So wash some hands, get your aprons on and let’s bake!

Smores Recipe

Valentine’s Smore’s Bark

  • 1 box of graham crackers
  • 3/4 cup of butter
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3-4 cups mini marshmallows
  • 4 full-sized Hershey Bars
  • Valentine’s M&Ms

How about this smores recipe for an awesome Valentines Day dessert?

Quick and Easy Baking

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Line a 15 x 10 x 1 inch jelly-roll pan with graham crackers.  Break them into halves and fourths to cover the pan completely.

This Valentines Day dessert recipe for smores is quick and easy baking for kids

In a medium saucepan, melt the butter completely.  Then add the brown sugar and stir until smooth and melted.  Allow the mixture to just come to a boil over medium heat while stirring constantly.

A Valentines Day dessert for kids - check out this smores bark recipe!

Take off the heat and pour over the top of the graham crackers. Use a spatula to smooth mixture over evenly and place into the oven for 5 minutes.

Check out this Valentine's Smores Bark recipe for an easy Valentines Day Dessert for kids to make

Take the pan out of the oven and immediately sprinkle small squares of chocolate, marshmallows, and M&Ms all over the top. This is where my little one liked to help me!

Place the pan back into the over for 2-4 minutes, or until you notice the marshmallows start to puff up.  Allow the pan to cool fully before breaking up into squares.

Valentines Day dessert for kids - Valentine's Smores Bark {YUM!}

Sweet Treat

There are so many great uses for this easy recipe – a fun Valentine’s treat for Daddy, Grandparents, Neighbors, and Teachers!  Enjoy!

sweet treat for kids - Valentines Day Smores Bark

More Kids Activities

What is your favorite Valentines Day dessert?  This smores recipe looks delicious.  But we have some other great kids activities and dessert recipes you might want to try with your children:

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About Rebecca

Rebecca Darling, momma of 3 sassy Texas kiddos, writes a blog dedicated to family travel at R We There Yet Mom?. Although she swears she is not crafty, this momma never lacks in creativity and enthusiasm - her ultimate goal is making exceptional memories for her family. Follow her memory making at R We There Yet Mom?, on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.