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We are always on the lookout for Easter treats for the basket that aren't necessarily sugar-laden. We think this homemade silly putty carrot is particularly clever because it's both cheap and easy to make.

For the How-to on this Candy Free Treat For The Easter Basket hop over to Momtastic. For even more candy-free ideas check out the Modern Parents Messy Kids post Anatomy of a Creative Play Easter Basket.

(Image: Stephanie Morgan for Momtastic)