Spooktacular Halloween treat recipes

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From appetizers to desserts and festive drinks, there’s something here for the whole family! Fun recipes that kids will love and recipes perfect for the grown ups to enjoy.

Halloween is one of our favorite times of the year, it’s a great holiday for kids and adults! Whether you are planning on hosting a party, or it’s just family only, these fun recipe ideas are sure to delight everyone!

Halloween doesn’t have to mean candy from wall to wall, these recipes are perfect for healthier options, but still super delicious!

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Tips for preparing for Halloween

  1. Plan ahead. Whether you are planning a bigger party, or just celebrating with your immediate family, planning ahead will make it a lot less stressful. A lot of these recipes can even be made ahead of time so you can enjoy the day.
  2. Use seasonal foods and flavors. Pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice are perfect to incorporate into your Halloween spread. But don’t forget about other squashes too!
  3. Add some color. Halloween is such a fun time for kids, so don’t be afraid to add some color to your foods! Greens, oranges and blacks are perfect to include! You can make a green monster from mashed avocados or pumpkin smoothies from carrots, for example.
  4. Get your kids to help! Halloween is a great time to get the kids into the kitchen! These fun recipes are easy to make, and little hands will love helping to decorate!

These 10 easy to make recipes for Halloween are sure to please everyone!

They make a nice healthy change from piles of candy!

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1. Dirt Pudding Cups

These fun dirt pudding cups are perfect for Halloween. Simple to make with a creamy chocolate pudding and topped with gummy worms.

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2. Mummy pizza

This Mummy pizza recipe is the perfect addition to your spooky Halloween menu. Easy and quick to make these vegetarian pizzas are so fun!

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3. Frankenguac

Frankenguac is a cute way to serve guacamole during Halloween. It takes only 15 minutes to make with simple pantry items; there’s no need for fancy crafts!

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4. Candy corn parfait

This candy corn parfait is a festive, healthy and fun treat to have for Halloween. It’s made with fruit, coconut milk and chia pudding – vegan and easy!

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5. Halloween banana treats

Check out these 4 Halloween Themed Foods: Boo-Nana Pops, Monster Banana Bites, Monster Eye Roll-Up and Ghost Bananas & Tangerine Pumpkins – perfect for kids.

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6. Easy Halloween snacks

Check out these 3 Easy Halloween Snacks that are quick to make and don’t require anything complicated – perfect for a halloween spread or kids party!

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7. Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies

These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies are chewy, moist and perfect treat for fall – made healthier by using applesauce and whole wheat flour, but no butter!

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8. Pumpkin bars

This pumpkin bars recipe is a perfect one to make for fall, especially when you’re entertaining a crowd. They’re moist, tender with a light pumpkin-y flavor.

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9. Homemade pumpkin spice latte

This Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte is a copycat of the Starbucks popular drink but with less calories, fat and sugar – made in a blender in under 5 minutes!

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10. Pumpkin chocolate chip bread

This Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread is easy to make w/ staple ingredients & pumpkin puree – a classic fall baking recipe that’s lightly spiced, moist & sweet.

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