A collage containing six pictures of cookies and bars. The pictures on the top are three across. The left hand picture is green witches finger cookies with red nails. The center is plated black bats with red eye, the right sided picture is green Frankenstein cookies with large candy eyes. The bottom row has a cemetery made out of a pan of brownies with milano cookies decorated with RIP arranged in them. The center photo is bars decorated with candy corn and candy eyes. The bottom right photo is white cookies decorated to look like mummies.

Halloween Bars and Cookies

Bars and Cookies are one of my favorite things to make for any holiday. Halloween is no exception. If I’m preparing for guests, I will definitely have a large tray loaded with Halloween bars and cookies. It’s fun to have more than one type of cookie or bar for people to try, and some of these recipes look more complicated than they are, so they’re […]

A collage of pictures which consist of homemade snickers bars that have been cut in half to show the peanuts, caramel, and nougat and matcha popsicles, pumpkin spice rice krispie treats, round balls of chocolate with eyes and wings resembling bats, chocolate cupcakes frosted wiht white frosting with dark eyes to resemble ghosts, there are small chocolate cookies with fudgie witches hats on top, and fruit cups decorated with black eyes, nose, and mouth to look like jack-o-lanterns.

12 Vegan Treats for Halloween

Even though our household is not strictly vegan, since we spent a month eating vegan, I still occasionally whip up a vegan meal. Sometimes, it’s just for us, but other times, it’s for a vegan friend. As I was collecting all of these recipes for delicious Halloween Treats for posts, I decided to take the time to collect some vegan treats for Halloween, too. Check […]

A collage that contains pictures of candied apples coated in red sugar candy, caramel apples (both plain and coated in candy and nuts), strawberries covered with chocolate and decorated like ghosts and skulls. A parfait of white cream, orange , and yellow fruit, and commercial fruit cups filled with an orang colored fruit and decorated to look like jack-o-lanters.

11 Fruit Based Halloween Treats

This collection of eleven fruit based Halloween treats is sure to provide something that you can serve to your family to help them to eat more fruit. Making a point to find Halloween treats that are made with fruit may seem like a strange idea, but there has to be some sort of balance, right? I mean, the kids can’t live on candy. Mine would […]

A collage of halloween themed cupcakes. There are cupcakes that look like frankenstein, cupcakes that look like ghosts, a cupcake with a bloody eyeball, and a cupcake drizzled with blood. Another cupcake has a witches hat on top and another has a delicat spider web made from white chocolate.

21 Halloween Themed Cupcakes

Halloween themed cupcakes are a great party food. Their portable, and they’re pretty simple to decorate. If you’re throwing a Halloween party, don’t stop setting the stage with just the decorations and music/sounds. Halloween themed foods are a great way to add another layer of excitement to your party, and spooky themed foods are a great way to make your party even better. Cupcakes are […]

Graveyard Pudding--cookie tombstones peek out of a base of crumbled oreos. Candied pumpkins and candy corn are distributed among the graveyard.

Graveyard Pudding

Graveyard pudding is a Halloween tradition in our house. We don’t make it any other time of year though the recipe could be adapted for other occasions as well.  The recipe is fairly versatile, too. We have even made it with sugar free chocolate sandwich cookies, sugar free frozen whipped topping, and sugar free pudding when there were diabetics attending our Halloween festivities. The basic […]

candy corn, a hug, and a pretzel make halloween candy.

Candy Corn Hugs Pretzel

The name of this post sounds like the headline from a tabloid.  Candy Corn was seen hugging Pretzel.  “Who knew that someone so sweet would melt for someone so tough and salty?”  It sounds like a good start, right?   I didn’t really know what to call this recipe, but as I was thinking about the ingredients, candy corn, hugs, and pretzels, I settled upon the […]