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Cute Thanksgiving Desserts! Easy Recipe Ideas

Kid-friendly and Cute Thanksgiving desserts are always a must for moms of littles.

That is why I have rounded up the cutest recipes for Thanksgiving sure to please even the adults too.

Kid-friendly and Cute Thanksgiving desserts is always a must for moms of littles. That is why I have rounded up the cutest recipes for Thanksgiving sure to please even the adults too.

Don’t get me wrong, I love Thanksgiving food. All of it!

However, one of my favorite parts is the cute Thanksgiving desserts.

Give me one of the best Thanksgiving pies any day but I’m like a kid and can’t resist these cute desserts.

Note: This roundup was created several years ago so there are a few desserts that I am no longer able to link to but with just a little imagination you can still create these super cute treats.

Cute Thanksgiving Desserts and Treats

Donut Hole Acorns

These sweet acorns look so delicious! Come to think of it I don’t know if fixing these would be a good idea. I would eat them all! Nom… Nom… Nom!!! Thanksgiving breakfast? I think so!

Oreo Turkey’s
Our Best Bites


“These darling turkeys are made from candy and are completely edible!  They are a fun activity for holiday parties, family nights, or just for fun!” – Our Best Bites

Rice Krispie Drumsticks
Mommy Savers


I know that turkeys are pretty iconic for Thanksgiving but how about a turkey leg? I love this cute idea for a Rice Krispie treat.

Nutter Butter Thanksgiving Cupcakes
Mommy Savers


These adorable Nutter Butter Turkey Cupcakes will not only taste great for Thanksgiving, but they’ll also serve as a cute table decoration!

Pumpkin Pie Pops
See Vanessa Craft

Pumpkin pie. It’s quintessential fall food, isn’t it? Spicy, rich, and comforting. And for these Pumpkin Pie Pops, easy and adorable! 

Thanksgiving Teepees
Sties Thoughts


Pilgrim Cupcakes
Tonya Staab


Omgosh, I die! These pilgrim cupcakes are the cutest things.

Turkey Pops
Hungry Happenings


“Want to serve the cutest Thanksgiving dessert ever? Make Chocolate Dipped Rice Krispie Treat Turkeys using store-bought cereal treats, milk chocolate, and modeling chocolate.” – Hungry Happenings.

Gobble Cake Pops


Learn how to make these fun Turkey Cake Pops for your Thanksgiving table. Your guests will be impressed!

Peanut Butter Pumpkins
The Better Baker


Speaking of something I could eat a bunch of, peanut butter balls. I love this classic dessert recipe turned into pumpkins for Thanksgiving.

Pretzel Oreo Turkey’s
Vicky Barone


The kids will have a blast making these easy, fun, and adorable turkey-shaped Thanksgiving treats!

Pilgrim Hat Cookies
Cafe Mom


No-bake Pilgrim Hat Cookies are a simple, activity for kids and a wonderful decoration for a dessert tray on Thanksgiving. 

Reese’s Pieces Turkey
Clean and Scentsible


“These turkey treats are a fun Thanksgiving craft for both kids and adults!  Use them to decorate the Thanksgiving table, give them as little hostess gifts, or create a bunch for some cute Thanksgiving class treats!” – Clean and Scentsible

Scarecrow Cookies
Skip to my Lou


Just stop, I mean really… Do I have to explain how cute these scarecrows are? Definitely, a must-add in a roundup of cute Thanksgiving desserts.

Turkey Pretzels


If you have a fall party, or potluck, or just want to make the kids a snack, try these Pretzel Turkeys.

Thanksgiving Smores
Kelloggs Family Rewards


These treats are not only fun but also a creative way to give kids a little history lesson. Plus, these S’mores Snacks are easy to make and great for a kids’ party at school, a Thanksgiving Day activity or just to have as a seasonal dessert!

Mini Cherry Pies
Adventure’s Heart


Cherry pie is delicious and these little mini pies are perfect for moderation. You know because you just ate the whole Thanksgiving meal before you moved on to the dessert. 😉

Fall Leaf Cookies
No Empty Chairs


These autumn leaf cookies are almost too pretty to eat. Thankfully this sugar cookie recipe is so delicious and full of flavor you won’t feel too bad.

Pretzel Turkey Heads
Worth Pinning


All of these desserts are super cute and your guests are sure to love them, the kids and the adults too.

Now the hard part is just figuring out which ones to fix. Oh heck, just fix them all. I won’t tell!


Monday 17th of November 2014

I love these ideas. They are incredible and so easy!