Sweetheart Muddy Buddies

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sweetheart muddy buddies
sweetheart muddy buddies

Sweetheart Muddy Buddies

Michele Bergh
After finding a similar recipe at The Recipe Critic, I did some additional research and testing and landed on the recipe below.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Snack
Servings 12 cups


  • 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 small jar creamy peanut butter
  • 10 cups chex cereal any kind but I prefer rice
  • 1 box strawberry cake mix
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 package valentines M&M’s


  • Melt chocolate chips over medium heat in a saucepan.
  • Add in peanut butter and stir until blended.
  • Pour mix over chex cereal in a large bowl.
  • Mix until well blended.
  • Split up cereal mixture into two gallon size ziplock bags.
  • Add in 1/2 box of cake mix to each along with 1/2 cup powdered sugar.
  • Zip up bags and shake until well covered.
  • Add m&ms to final product.

Original recipe inspiration on The Recipe Critic can be found here.

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