27 of the Best Easy Kid-Friendly Halloween Treats

Making some easy kid-friendly Halloween treats is the most delicious way to celebrate the spooky season.🦇

Whether you’re hosting a big monster bash, or just a movie night at home, celebrating with some gory goodies will make your Halloween a treat.

But don’t spend hours crafting intricate recipes – (all for the ‘gram) – only for them to disappear in minutes. The best Halloween recipes, not only look spellbinding but are also quick and easy to make, leaving you more time to stir your cauldron, whip up some Halloween drinks, or hunt some ghouls.👻

These recipes are so easy, kids could make them!

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Check out our picks for serving candy

Candy Corn Pumpkin Bowl

Candy Corn Bowl

We can't get over this adorable serving bowl 🎃
Pyrex Halloween dishes

Pyrex Halloween Storage Set

The spookiest way to store leftovers or keep candy fresh
Cute Halloween Candy Bowl

Halloween Candy Bowl

We love the candy corn exterior of this cute, pet-themed bowl

Here’s our list of the best, kid-friendly and simple Halloween snacks to make this year!

  1. Strawberry ghosts via Yummy Healthy Easy
    How adorable are these strawberry Halloween ghosts? Best of all they are super straightforward, needing just THREE ingredients. If you can’t get hold of the candy eyes, you could use dots of frosting instead.
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  3. Bewitched Halloween popcorn via Two Sisters Crafting
    If you haven’t tried popcorn with M&M’s, where have you been? Curl up with this Halloween themed version and put your scariest movie on.
  4. monster popcorn

  5. Monster donuts via One Little Project
    These quick and colorful monster donuts will have you wondering why you didn’t think of them sooner.
  6. Halloween monster donuts

  7. Jack Skellington apples via Wonky Wonderful
    When you look at these impressive Jack Chocolate Covered Apples by Wonky Wonderful, you’d never guess how easy they are to make. You don’t need to be super artistic to get him right, but keeping a picture of Jack nearby is a good tip. We have a feeling these will be a HUGE hit!
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    Halloween breakfast? We’ve got you covered with this adorable waffle maker

    Pumpkin Waffle Maker

    Pumpkin Waffle Maker

    Make Fall breakfasts a cause for celebration every day with this cute waffle maker
  9. Lollipop ghosts via One Little Project
    Trick or treaters will be coming back for seconds when they see these gorgeous lollipop ghosts!
  10. Lolliop ghosts for halloween

  11. Halloween candy bark via A Pumpkin and a Princess
    Candy bark is always a good idea. With this one you can add in whatever Halloween flavors or mix-ins you like!
  12. Halloween candy bark

  13. Monster Brownies via Tidy Mom
    Bringing together brownies, one of our all-time favorite treats, and making a Halloween version is a match made in heaven! The best thing about these is that you use a boxed brownie mix to save even more time.
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  15. Pumpkin pretzels via Holidays Lifestyle
  16. With a production line set up, you can whip these spooky covered pretzels up in no time!
    Pumpkin pretzels

  17. Dracula’s dentures via The Girl Who Ate Everything
    Keep the garlic handy, these darstardly dentures are almost as fun to play with as they are to eat.
  18. Day of the Dead fruit pizza via Growing up Bilingual
  19. If you’re trying to dial down the candy this year, then this Day of the Dead fruit pizza recipe is a must-try!
    Fruit pizza day of the dead

  20. Rice Crispy Pumpkins via One Little Project
    No Halloween recipe list would be complete without some pumpkins and these Rice Crispy treats fit the bill. As One Little Project notes, you will get SERIOUSLY sticky making these, so add some cooking oil to your shopping list if you don’t already have some at home.
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  22. Ghost ‘smores dip via Delish
    You don’t need summer or a campfire for these gooey, ghostly smores, just plenty of Graham crackers to dip with.
  23. Smores halloween dip

  24. Toxic mac’n’cheese via Cooking with Curls
    This mac’n’cheese is truly an eat-don’t-look recipe! But if you want to add a savory dish to your Halloween menu, look no further. Serve them in these mini cauldrens to complete the look:

    Candy Cauldrons

    Candy Cauldrons

    What better way to collect a haul of trick or treat goodies

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Treat bags we love


Fabric Trick or Treat buckets

Fabric Candy Buckets

According to the seller, these fabric candy buckets can hold 30 to 40 pounds of candy- challenge accepted 😁
Eco friendly reusable candy trick or treat bags

Folding Trick or Treat Bags

These eco-friendly candy bags fold up super small for easy storage
Teal trick or treat bucket

Trick or Treat Bucket

We love this funky candy bucket for a change from orange
Candy Cauldrons

Candy Cauldrons

What better way to collect a haul of trick or treat goodies

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