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Recipe: Totally Poppable Popcorn Balls!

Looking for a quick and easy recipe that will have the whole family snacking with a smile? We have just the thing for you – and it’s totally out of this world galaxy. So put down the lightsabers and get ready for some fun because these popcorn balls are easy to make and even easier to enjoy! Four ingredients and four easy steps. That’s it – we promise. It’s even easier when you have little helpers!

Totally Poppable Popcorn Balls Recipe


Popcorn (1/2) cup kernels or one 3.5 ounce package plain microwave popcorn)
Marshmallows (1 10 oz bag)
Butter (1/4 cup)
Coconut oil (1/4 cup)
Candy of your choice (optional)


Step 1: Pop your popcorn.

If you choose to pop on the stove, add the coconut oil and 3 popcorn kernels to a large pot. Cover and cook over medium-high heat until all 3 kernels pop. Take the three kernels out of the pot and add the rest of the popcorn kernels. Cook, shaking the pot occasionally until the popping slows down. If you choose to pop the popcorn in the microwave, follow the instructions on the bag.

STEP 2: Melt the Marshmellow-y goodness mix.

To make the mix, melt your butter in a large bowl in the microwave for about a minute. Add marshmallows, and microwave for another minute. Take out and mix the mixture and then microwave for one final minute. (Three minutes total)

STEP 3: Assemble the totally poppable popcorn Balls

Fold the popcorn into your mixture and form into balls. If you’re deciding to add candy, this is where you would fold it in as well. Pro Tip: use some coconut oil to grease your hands well before forming popcorn balls – things can get pretty sticky!

We hope you and all your little Jedis enjoy!

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