Halloween Sweets That Are Frightfully Cute

Publish Date October 13, 2023
Author MyMagazine Staff

From creepy to cute, these sweet recipes are great for parents and kids to bake together. Whether it’s whipping up a fresh batch of pumpkin sugar cookies or using up extra Halloween candy to create a scrumptious caramel cake or chocolate bark, these treats are ideal for serving at parties, sharing with classmates or enjoying as after-school snacks.

Graveyard Pudding Cups


Graveyard Pudding Cups

These desserts look impressive, but they couldn’t be easier to make.

Chocolate Chip Spider Cookies

Chocolate Chip Spider Cookies

You can use our recipe for a soft, chewy cookie, or substitute your favorite version, then skip to decorating.

Dark Chocolate Cookies with Peanut Butter Candies


Dark Chocolate Cookies with Peanut Butter Candies

The dynamic duo of chocolate and peanut butter shines in this dessert.

Monster Eyeball Cookie Cups


Monster Eyeball Cookie Cups

All eyes will be on these adorably creepy peanut butter cookie cups.

Blondies with assorted mini candy bars


Blondies with Assorted Mini Candy Bars

No worries if you don’t have 24 of the same kind of candy bar — a variety of flavors is fun (and delicious), too.

Pumpkin Sugar Cookies on plate


Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

No fancy cookie cutter? No problem. These festive frosted pumpkin cookies can be made from a plain circle and creative decorating.

Caramel butter cake with toffee pieces


Caramel Butter Cake with Toffee Pieces

This delectable cake packs a nice mix of satisfying textures.

Chocolate bark with malted milk balls


Chocolate Bark with Malted Milk Balls

If you’re a fan of savory and sweet combinations, this treat is for you.

Pumpkin patch brownies

Pumpkin Patch Brownies

From topping the brownies to creating the sign, kids will have a blast creating (and eating) these Halloween treats.

three smoothies, green and mean frankenstein, creamy pumpkin and grab-and-go ghost


1. Green and Mean Frankenstein Smoothie

Blend 1 frozen banana + 2 cups chopped kale + 1⁄2 cup orange juice + 1 cup frozen mango chunks + 1 cup ice cubes

2. Creamy Pumpkin Smoothie

Blend 1 cup pure pumpkin + 1 cup vanilla almond milk + 1 teaspoon cinnamon + 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice + 1 pinch sugar + 1 cup ice cubes

3. Grab-and-Go Ghost Smoothie

Blend 2 frozen bananas + 1⁄2 cup peanut butter + 1⁄2 vanilla cashew milk + 1 cup ice cubes

Shop Smoothie Supplies