These funny little confections are a traditional garnish for Buche de Noël. My mother used to make them with us when we were growing up -- they're a great project to make with young kids. They also make for a fun edible present.
Fairy Birthday Party - Each friend was given a small silken pouch in which to collect treasures scattered through out the merry meadow. They searched for magic rocks, and musical bells, as well as sweet pixie sticks.