Fifty Shades of Neglect and Oreo Rice Krispie Treats

Fifty Shades of Neglect and Oreo Rice Krispie Treats

Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

I admit it, I have fallen into the craze of the book series Fifty Shades of Grey. I wasn’t sure I would like it, but once I moved past the all of the sex, it is quite an intriguing story of love. A word of caution though, do not start this book in public. I made the mistake of starting on a crowded plane, and was constantly looking over my shoulder to make sure no one was looking at what I was reading.

Crushed Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treat

As you can tell by my title, I have neglected everything around me while immersed in these books. Just coming home from a 4 day weekend alone, that was not very fair to my husband or children.

In an attempt to make it up to them, I decided to make them an unsual dessert in the Seaside household. Now, you are probably thinking how the hell are rice krispie treats unusual.  Let me tell you. Even though I consider myself a pretty good self-taught baker, there are two things I cannot make for the life of me. Rice krispie treats and rice in a pan. Yup, that’s right, two of the most simplest of things, ever.

Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

This time I decided to do something totally unusual, follow a recipe. And dog-gone-it, it worked! I actually made edible not overly soggy rice krispie treats!!!! Since my children love Oreos, I decided to through some in, in hopes of them forgiving me for the last 3 days of neglect. I am happy to say it worked!!!


Fifty Shades of Neglect and Oreo Rice Krispie Treats


    Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treats
  • 20 oreos, crushed
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 10 ounces of marshmallows
  • 6 cups of rice krispies
  • 6 ounces of melted white chocolate


    Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treats
  1. Generously spray a 9x13 baking dish with non-stick spray.
  2. Crush your Oreos in a ziploc bag. Melt butter and marshmallows in heavy-bottomed sauce pan. Once melted, remove from heat and add the rice krispie cereal and 3/4 c of the crushed Oreos. Mix until combined.
  3. Pour mixture into the baking dish.
  4. Spray your fingers with non-stick spray and evenly press down.
  5. While the treats are cooling, melt your white chocolate (either in your microwave or over a double stove).
  6. Once melted, pour onto treats and spread evenly.
  7. Sprinkle remaining Oreo crumbs.
  8. Cool for 10-15 minutes and cut into small squares.
Oreo Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

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0 Responses to Fifty Shades of Neglect and Oreo Rice Krispie Treats

  1. thecoupongoddess June 14, 2012 at 11:24 pm #

    I’m totally in favor of reading this book in public. You’ll look like a wanton goddess. 😉 It was so very great to meet you. Your blog is beautiful!!

    • The Seaside Baker June 15, 2012 at 12:37 am #

      Wanton goddess indeed, lol. It was wonderful meeting you too! Thanks for checking out my blog!

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