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 […]

Jack-o-lantern Brownie

The first time I made this was when I was in college.  It was first year that baker’s man and I were together.  I wanted to impress him with my domestic skills, but I wasn’t really good at cake decorating.  Instead of the usual way to decorate, I used a bag of m&m’s and some jelly candies that we had on hand to decorate a […]

Cream cheese and pepper jelly decorated wtih ripe olives make the perfect appetizer for your halloween buffet

A Simple, Frank, Halloween Appetizer

If you are looking for an easy appetizer that is sure to impress, we have the perfect solution for you.  This Frankenstein appetizer is made from only three ingredients.  It’s easy to prepare, and your friends will think that you are a Halloween  menu planning genius.