Octopus Ocean Pudding Cups

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These ocean octopus pudding cups are a fun treat for the kids, perfect for celebrating a trip to the beach or even a Finding Dory party!  Ocean Octopus Pudding CupsSummertime always makes me think of the beach! So today we’re celebrating summer today with a fun ocean/beach-themed recipe! These pudding cups are designed to look a little like the beach (sort of like our beach sundaes)! Top it off with a gummy octopus, and you’ve got an extra fun treat! Octopus Beach Dessert CupsAren’t they fun?! With the popularity of Hank from Finding Dory, I think these would be great for a Finding Dory party or movie night! And because they’re just made with pudding, these little dessert cups are VERY easy to make! Just a few minutes and a few ingredients! Making Ocean Pudding CupsHere’s the easy recipe:

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Octopus Ocean Pudding Cups

These fun octopus pudding cups are a tasty dessert that's sure to be a hit with the kids!
Prep Time10 minutes
Total Time10 minutes
Course: Dessert
Servings: 3
Author: Sara @ Mom Endeavors


  • 5.1 oz box instant vanilla pudding
  • 2 Cups milk
  • Blue food coloring
  • Graham cracker crumbs
  • Trolli gummy octopus


  • In a large bowl, mix together your vanilla pudding, milk, and blue food coloring then whisk. Add food coloring until a desired shade is reached.
  • Set pudding the fridge for about 5 minutes until soft set
  • Fill the bottom of your cups 1/4 way with your blue pudding
  • Now fill another 1/4 with Graham cracker crumbs
  • Repeat steps 3 and 4 to do two more layers
  • Now use a tablespoon to scoop a small amount of your blue pudding on top of your Graham cracker crumbs to look like sand and water
  • Top of with a gummy octopus and enjoy!
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So fun! Now, how about some other fun ocean-themed recipes, perfect for a summer beach trip or maybe even for a Finding Dory themed party? My 10 fellow #CreativeFoodies made some super tasty (and super cute) desserts and drinks! Be sure to pin this for later and then hop around to check out all the tasty treats! Ocean Themed Recipes

Adorable! They look SO fun & tasty! Which of these fun ocean recipes would you like to try first?

Be sure to follow the #CreativeFoodies tag for great themed recipes each month! Last month, we shared some awesome Picnic Recipes and the month before we shared some of our favorite Mexican food recipes!


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I’m Sara, a mom to three adorable boys living in the Arizona desert. As a former teacher, I love sharing my passions with others. So, have a look around for creative inspiration about cooking, creating, celebrating, traveling with kids, and more everyday mom endeavors!


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