Curl up in front of the fire with blankets on and a good movie to watch this winter. You’ll need some yummy snacks too like hot chocolate on a stick, homemade chocolate fudge, or peppermint muddy buddies. We also show you below how to upcycle an oatmeal container into a snowman container that you can fill with our yummy snowman snack mix.
DIY snowman container and snowman snack mix
This DIY snowman container filled with our yummy snowman snack mix is perfect for cold winter nights, or give it as a gift.
Snowman container supplies
- Oatmeal container
- Scrapbook paper or construction paper
- Googly eyes
- Permanent marker
Snowman snack mix ingredients
- Yogurt covered pretzels
- Mini marshmallows
- Hershey’s kisses s’mores flavor
- Frosted Mini Wheats
This snack mix is super quick and easy to make. Simply combine all of the ingredients in a bowl.
How to make the snowman container
Measure your oatmeal container and cut white paper to size. Wrap it around the container and glue it into place.
Next, cut out a carrot nose, scarf, and buttons from scrapbook paper (or construction paper) and glue those into place too. Add googly eyes, and then draw on a mouth with the permanent marker.
Now you can fill your container with the snack mix that you made.
Winter movies for families to watch together
Here are some of our favorite winter movies to watch with the kids. Don’t forget to make some yummy hot chocolate and serve our snack mix too.
- Mr. Popper’s Penguins
- Jack Frost
- Ice Age
- Happy Feet
- Snow Dogs
- The Snowman