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Thin Mint Krispie Treats

A recipe for a chocolate mint Rice Krispie Treat made with Girl Scout Thin Mint cookies.

Source: Adapted from the great idea I found at Cookies & Cups.

Yield: One 9×13 pan full.  Cut them however you like.

I have refrained from buying Girl Scout cookies for about three years now.  I think that is some major determination.  Okay, okay, it’s mostly that the Girl Scouts don’t knock on my door anymore, nor is anyone pestering my husband at work about it.  The other day, I stopped at the grocery store, and was hit in my weak spots on both sides of the store.  On one side of the store, cute little Girl Scouts with their dangerously addictive cookies; and on the other side, cute Special Olympics kids selling root beer floats as a fundraiser.  After going through the checkout, I walked to one end of the store and bought 2 boxes of Thin Mints and 1 box of Samoas, then I walked to the other end and bought 3 root beer floats for my kids.  It was a good day.

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