Tag: halloween recipes

Baking Recipes, Cookies, Simple cakes

My Halloween not-scary-at-all whoopie critters

I know I keep telling everyone each year that we never celebrate Halloween around here in the way of costumes and candy, but I always think that aspect of it makes it such a fun holiday. It seems more people are getting into the Halloween spirit locally though, because I have been seeing more and …

Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, Pies & Tarts

Of pumpkin pie and spiderwebs

I have already resigned myself to the fact that celebrating Halloween just is not in the cards as far as traditions go in our home. But because it is a fun little holiday, I like to join in by making something extra special from my kitchen. This year however, I find I did not have …

Baking Recipes, Cupcakes & Muffins

Ghastly Cupcakes to wish you a Spooktastic Halloween!

It was poor planning on my part that I was able to make only one Halloween-themed treat this year. Because we don’t celebrate Halloween in much the same fun way that the West does, I often forget when it’s about to approach. I get a kick out of making Halloween-themed pastires though, mostly because it …

At home, Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, Dearly Dreaming Dorie, From the books, Spoon desserts & puddings

{Dearly Dreaming Dorie} Chocolate Pots de Creme with a spooky twist

When I was very little, I dreamed about Halloween. I could visualise my tiny self braving those neighbourhood streets lined with scary yard decorations to get my candy fix; knocking on doors with my little trick-or-treat basket, anticipating the sort of person who would answer and the sort of trick and/or treat they would share. …