We love Halloween because it is the holiday with the cutest food. These 5 sweet Halloween treats for kids are not only ghoulishly good, but a ton of fun to make. Kids of all ages will want to get in the kitchen to help make these easy spooky treats for Halloween and then eating them is even more fun!

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These Halloween treats are perfect for a snack or a Halloween party.

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We tend to focus on the costumes and décor when it comes to Halloween, but let’s be honest, the best part of Halloween is all of the sweet treats!

Whether you are making a dessert for a Halloween party at home, or at school, these ideas are adorable! 

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The candy eyes make this spooky treat so much more fun!

1. Ghost Pretzels Recipe

These white chocolate-covered pretzels are sure to be a spooky hit! These ghost pretzels even have sugar eyes for an extra spooky factor! Package these up as a gift, for a party, or even as an after-school treat, you’ll definitely want to try these Halloween treats! This is one of my favorite Halloween recipes. Melted chocolate, salty pretzels, doesn’t get much better than that. One of the best treats kids will love. You can also use chocolate melts instead of chocolate chips for this, however chocolate chips will probably taste better.

Ingredients Needed To Make Ghost Pretzels:

How To Make Ghost Pretzels:

  1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or a silpat mat.
  2. Melt the white chocolate chips in the microwave for 1 minute. Check on them and microwave for an additional 30 seconds, if needed.
  3. Add the coconut oil to the chocolate to thin it out.
  4. Dip the pretzels in chocolate, and lay flat on the parchment paper.
  5. Immediately add eyes or chocolate chips to the pretzels.
  6. Repeat until you fill the baking sheet.
  7. Put in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, to allow the chocolate to harden.
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Gooey Green Slime Drinks are the perfect Halloween treats for kids.

2. Gooey Green Slime Drink Recipe

What is more ghoulish than this zombified drink? It’s green, foamy, and full of delicious worms! This gooey green slime drink is the perfect Halloween treat and a must for any Halloween party. This is one of the most awesome Halloween treats. Often times easy Halloween recipes are for treats and snacks, so it’s refreshing to see a creepy Halloween drink! If you cannot find green apple ice cream as it is a little more uncommon you can try lime sorbet or any of your favorite flavors!

Ingredients Needed To Make Gooey Green Slime Drink:

How To Make Gooey Green Slime Drink:

  1. Follow instructions to make the Gatorade (Lime Kool Aid works, too).
  2. Scoop the ice cream into your Halloween cup, and pour the Gatorade on top.
  3. Add gummy worms for decoration.
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Looking for a sweet treat? These mummy brownies will not disappoint.

3. Mummy Brownies Recipe

Yum! Chocolatey, gooey brownies with frosting. It doesn’t get much better than that, except it does! Add icing and eyeballs and you have a morbid mummy Halloween treat! These easy Halloween treats are so much fun to make! Kids can also help decorate these spooky mummy brownies! You can use decorating icing or make your own frosting and just make it a little thicker like you would if you were decorating a cake.

Ingredients Needed To Make Mummy Brownies:

How To Make Mummy Brownies:

  1. Follow the box instructions to make your brownies. Bake, and then cut them into squares.
  2. Using the white decorating icing, decorate the brownies to make them look like mummies.
  3. Top with eyeballs or chocolate chips.
  4. Put them in the refrigerator, so the icing can set.
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What about a creepy Halloween treat? These peanut butter spider cookies are perfect!

4. Peanut Butter Spider Cookies Recipe

Peanut butter and chocolate are such a classic combo. This Halloween treat is both creepy crawly and delicious! Don’t like black licorice? You could also use red licorice or pretzel sticks for the spider’s legs. This peanut butter spider cookies are the best. Peanut butter cookies are so easy to make, add chocolate and candy eyeballs and you have the most perfect treat for Halloween parties!

Ingredients Needed To Make Peanut Butter Spider Cookies:

Head over to Betty Crocker for this spooky recipe

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Trying to make the perfect party treat? These ghost cupcakes will be a hit!

5. Ghost Cupcake Recipes

Boo! These ghastly ghost cupcakes are so yummy and make the perfect Halloween treat. Chocolate cupcakes, white chocolate, marshmallows, yup, I want to eat this spooky treat! Melted white chocolate, marshmallows, chocolate cupcakes, this is such a little treat and super cute! They even have mini chocolate chip eyes! I love it so much.

Ingredients Needed To Make Ghost Cupcakes:

Head over to Betty Crocker for this ghostly recipe!

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What is your family’s favorite spooky (or not-so-spooky!) Halloween dessert? Comment below!

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