After you’ve sorted out your crew’s costumes and stocked up on candy for trick-or-treaters, there’s just one thing left to do: scare up some Halloween-inspired treats! We’ve got all the sweet treats you could ever want, from healthy(ish) picks to snacks inspired by creepy crawlers. Read on to get all the spooky details.

6 Sweet Black Cat Inspired Desserts

Calling all cat lovers: it's the perfect time to celebrate all things feline by making a sweet (and spooky) treat inspired by black cats. From pumpkin cheesecake bars to a kitty-shaped cake, these recipes are sure to be a hit with your whole crew, witches or not. Don't be a 'fraidy cat—click here to see all the sweets.

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12 Mummy-Themed Treats

Hauntingly yummy, these mummified interpretations of everyday dishes will quickly become your little monster’s favorite Halloween fare. Uncover a delicious mix of spooky and sweet, from apple pie to quesadillas, by clicking here.

9 Witchy Snacks for Halloween

Grab your pointy hat and your broomstick—we've gathered up a bunch of tasty snacks perfect for hungry little witches and warlocks. From yummy cookies to oozing green guacamole, these witch-inspired eats will keep your whole crew satisfied. Click here to discover all the magic.

10 Halloween Treats That Aren’t Too Sugary Sweet

Scared of all that sugar that comes with Halloween? Never fear. Whether you’re looking for a treat to satisfy all those classmates or cooking up some fun for your little boo, we’ve got healthier versions of all your favorite recipes. Click here for dessert ideas that make for a not-too-sweet but perfectly spooky season.

11 Creepy, Crawly, and EDIBLE Creatures

Add a silly case of the heebie-jeebies to your day with 11 snack ideas we’ve dug up for Halloween. Inspired by some of nature’s creepiest creatures—from spiders to snails, worms and more—these sweet and savory treats are squirmy, slimy and simply yummy. Click here to dig into all the recipes.

20 Easy Homemade Snacks for a Healthy(ish) Halloween

It’s easy to find sweet treats to celebrate Halloween, a little harder to persuade the kids to eat something healthy before they set off to trick-or-treat the neighborhood. That’s why we’ve rounded up creative and nutritious snacks that are just as tasty as the sweet stuff! Click here to see all the recipes.

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8 Frightfully Easy Halloween Cupcakes

Witches and ghosts and things that go bump in the night? If you have a taste for all things Halloween, you’ll eat up these cupcake ideas. Plus, they're as delicious as they are adorable—click here to see them all.

24 Kooky Cookies for Your Little Monsters

Halloween may be the most candy-centric day around, but we’ve got 24 reasons why cookies just might steal the show this October 31. We scoured the web and scared up all kinds of creatively decorated treats—from cookies that channel witches’ fingers and googly-eyed monsters to no-bake ideas that are wicked impressive. Click here to get all the details.

— Susie Foreman

 

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