Mummy Rice Krispy Treats

Looking for a quick and easy no-bake Halloween treat? You found it! These adorable Mummy Rice Krispy Treats are sure to steal the show with their cuteness.  I used Ghirardelli white vanilla flavored melting wafers to “wrap” the rice krispy treats like mummies. You could use white chocolate instead but I find the melting wafers…

Mickey Halloween Cupcakes

Could these cupcakes be ANY cuter?! I was going for a treat you might get at Disneyland during the Halloween season. It’s impossible not to smile eating an adorable Mickey Halloween Cupcake!  My Mickey Halloween Cupcakes are chocolate pumpkin cupcakes paired with vanilla frosting tinted orange with Halloween Oreos as Mickey ears.  Full of buttermilk…

Spooky Fruit Salad

How fun is this spooky fruit salad? It’s the perfect no-cook side dish for a Halloween party! I was delighted to find black grapes at my local Kroger (the way I squealed in the fruit department, y’all…) but you could also use dark red grapes for a similarly spooky look. You can obviously make as…

Disney Dinners: Hocus Pocus

A witchy dinner fit for the Sanderson Sisters! Want to host a Hocus Pocus party? You’ve come to the right place! I have watched Hocus Pocus every single Halloween since I was a little girl so I could not be more ecstatic to share wtih you Disney Dinners: Hocus Pocus just in time to celebrate…

The Hocus Pocus

The Hocus Pocus, aka the perfect Halloween cocktail! All you need is stunning purple Empress Gin, lemonade, and dry ice for this magical cocktail that’s sure to put a spell on you. I came up with this beautiful drink for my Hocus Pocus party and it got rave reviews from my guests! It was inspired…

Witches Brew Stew

Looking for a spooky main course to celebrate Halloween? You’ve come to the right place! I came up with Witches Brew Stew for Disney Dinners: Hocus Pocus. It’s a twist on my classic beef stew (which is so good, it’s in my cookbook!). Here I’ve swapped the carrots for more seasonal butternut squash and I’ve…

Hocus Pocus Cupcakes

Looking for the perfect dessert for your Hocus Pocus party? Make my Hocus Pocus Cupcakes! Here incredibly moist chocolate pumpkin cupcakes are topped with vanilla frosting to look like Winifred, Mary, and Sarah’s hair. I hope I did the Sanderson sisters proud with this delicious dessert! These cupcakes stay fresh for days. We’re talking five days….

Pumpkin Pasties

Harry Potter lovers, rejoice! I’ve got sweet and savory pumpkin pasties for you today. My friend Julie of Live Love Local Blog invited me over for a fall kick-off dinner last night and served the most amazing pumpkin pasties from Harry Potter. She served savory pumpkin pasties for an appetizer and sweet for dessert. Julie…

Halloween Swirl Brownies

These are just about the prettiest brownies I ever did make! In an effort to bring you more beginner recipes, here is a dessert teenage me baked all the time: cheesecake swirl brownies using brownie mix. (Ghirardelli is my brownie mix of choice but you can use whatever you like!) These are so easy to make. Just…