Rice Krispies Treat for One + More Easy Microwave Mug Recipes

Apr 16 2020
Hey everyone,

While I’m social distancing at home, I've been having some fun in my kitchen making simple recipes with what I’ve already got on hand. I'm in full mad-scientist mode! Here's a fun recipe hack to make a single Rice Krispies Treat in minutes. (Much smarter than whipping up an entire pan of marshmallow squares, right?) Check out the recipe below. Then click here to watch me make it on YouTube and here to see it on Facebook! Follow Hungry Girl on Facebook for LIVE videos where I debut creations like this one, answer questions, and give out prizes!

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Hungry Girl's Healthy Rice Krispies Treat for One Recipe

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Entire recipe: 104 calories, 2.5g total fat (0.5g sat. fat), 120mg sodium, 19g carbs, 0g fiber, 6.5g sugars, 1g protein

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To see a speedy recipe demo, click here. And to watch Lisa make it in her kitchen, click here!

Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 5 minutes or less
Cool: 10 minutes


18 mini marshmallows

1 1/2 tsp. light butter

1/2 cup Rice Krispies cereal (I used Spring Colors!)


Place marshmallows and butter in a microwave-safe mug. Microwave for 30 seconds, or until melted.

Add cereal, mix, and press down to form the treat. Let cool until set, about 10 minutes.


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