Candy can be the treat of choice for most kids this Halloween, but a sugar rush of other spooky themed treats after the holidays could be even better.
Whether you’re having a small get-together, looking to bake treats for your kids’ class, or just trying to find other ways to satisfy your kid’s sweet tooth besides the candy they can get by making treats, then look no further than these eight awesome recipes that are not only kid-friendly, but also capable of keeping the spooky Halloween elements alive.
Brownie spiders: For some people, there is nothing scarier than a spider, and kids will have a blast making this super easy and fun treat recipe from Gimme Some Oven. All they have to do to make their brownie more Halloween-friendly is pop in candy eyeballs and chocolate-covered chow-mein noodles.
Cookie skulls: Halloween isn’t the only celebration that takes place at the end of October – the Mexican celebration of Dia De Los Muertos also takes place. What better way to welcome back the souls of departed loved ones than with a sweet treat that also looks (almost) too pretty to eat?
Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats: This Pretty Providence recipe is super easy, super fun, and super delicious – what kid doesn’t love a Rice Krispie treat?
Ghost pretzels: The easiest recipe you can make for Halloween? CandiQuick ghost pretzels. After melting the Candiquick vanilla, just dip some pretzel sticks in it, add a few mini chocolate chips for a face, and let it harden.
Sticky monster cookies: These cookies are not only colorful, but conjure up fun Disney vibes with multiple eyes – any kid who loves “Monsters, Inc.” enjoy baking and devouring these chewy and delicious Lil ‘Luna cookies.
Haunted Gingerbread House: It may take more adult supervision for decorating and assembling, but kids will appreciate the effort to recreate a traditional Christmas treat and make it spooky and spooky for Halloween. This Woman’s Day recipe allows for the use of mini Oreo cookies, royal icing, corn candy, Golden Grahams cereal, wafer cookies, candies, melted hard caramels and Twizzlers, among other treats, to make the most perfect (and worthy of) Insta) Haunted Gingerbread House throughout the plot.
Poisoned apples: Love apples are a must-have treat this Halloween. This recipe will make them even more fun to eat.
Popcorn Slime with Candy Eyeballs: Spending the night watching horror movies or more family-friendly food this Halloween? So why not set up the snack game for your marathon with his recipe?