Thursday, October 21, 2010

Favorite Halloween treat

Is there a favorite Halloween treat you make for the kids?


  1. I don't have any kids of my own yet. Hopefully someday but I do babysit all the time.

    One of my favorite fall treats is carmel apples with homemade carmel. I cook most often with my friends two daughters an 11 years and a 7 year old. The older one stirs while the younger one & I put sticks in apples, roll out the wax paper, and put down the pre-crushed peanuts. I enlist the help of the girls' 13 years old brother to dip the apples and we all have a great time rolling them in peanuts. (Even the sometimes grouchy teenager. lol!!!)

  2. I don't have kids of my own yet either, but with everyone else's kids I make Halloween cupcakes.
    Spider cupcakes-black frosting, pieces of black licorice sticking out as legs, candy eyes
    Graveyard cupcakes-brown frosting, wafer cookie set into the frosting, with RIP piped onto it so it looks like a headstone sticking out of the dirt

  3. Great Ideas! Love the caramel apples & the cupcakes. Sounds like alot of fun!
    Thanks Andrea

  4. I agree! The cupcakes sound like fun. Gotta figure out how to make black icing. :)

    Girls, I just love talking recipes and cooking. This makes my day! Happy Halloween ya'll!!

  5. Dana...I have tons of food coloring! :-)
    I love talking recipes and cooking too...Andrea, what's the next topic!?

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  7. I love talking food & recipes as well & I have tons of food coloring too!
    I really enjoy hearing from you.

  8. This has been really fun for me to find a place to talk recipes and ideas with other girls. I live in a very isolated area on a farm that's about an hour from anywhere. I actually live in a place called Possum Holler. lol! I usually only see folks on the weekends so it's wonderful to have a place like this to talk about recipes & such during the week. :)