Halloween

Severed Witches’ Finger Cookies

Ding dong, the witch is dead, The wicked witch is dead! And, we’re eating her severed fingers for dessert! This recipe is a staple in my Halloween repertoire. These cookies – adapted from this recipe – are delicious, with just the right amount of sweetness, and are a breeze to make. In fact, I made… Continue reading Severed Witches’ Finger Cookies

Halloween

Monsters Are Our Friends

Hello, there! I’m determined to ensure that Baby ACD not grow up with an irrational fear of monsters she cannot see (after all, aren’t the real monsters disguised as humans?), so I buy all kinds of monster-themed paraphernalia for her – onesies, hair clips, a series of books that narrate how different monsters face their… Continue reading Monsters Are Our Friends

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Spoopy Spiders

The word “spoopy” is the latest addition to my vocabulary. It means spooky, but cute. So here I have for you some spoopy spiders for Halloween. What you will need: Oreo or other cream-filled cookies – 16 Mini pretzel sticks – 64 sticks (4 sticks per cookie) Moulding chocolate or candy melts – 2 cups… Continue reading Spoopy Spiders

Baking · Edibles

Pizza Mummies

Happy Halloween, folks! In the spirit of Halloween, I’ll diverge from my Zoodles route and post a quick & easy last-minute snack idea for tonight. These are delicious and very quick to make, but may be way too adorable to eat! You will need: Puff pastry sheets or croissant dough — 10 (3×3 inch sheets)… Continue reading Pizza Mummies