Halloween Recipes for Kids
Halloween beckons and it's just too fun to let a chance to spice up the weekday meals slip by. I've conjured up a few recipes to add to this week's rotation whether morning, noon or midnight. Check out these quick and easy Halloween recipes for kids to treat little goblins to a full day of fun and tasty vittles. Pumpkin Pie Pancakes Start the ghoulish day off right with a nutritious breakfast of pumpkin pie pancakes. In 10 minutes you'll have a gourmet breakfast set for your goblins big and small.
Here's what you'll need:
- Box heart healthy Bisquick (or scratch pancake mix or gluten-free blend)
- 1/2 c organic pumpkin
- 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice or sub 1/2 tsp allspice and 1/2 tsp cinnamon
- Dairy or non-dairy milk
- Egg or egg replacement (applesauce, banana, other)
- Whipped cream and syrup to serve
Here's what you'll do:
Fire up stove top and preheat pan. Add cooking spray, butter or margarine to pan - Follow Bisquick instructions and add pumpkin and spices while you stir - Cook pancakes until golden brown - Serve topped with whipped cream and drizzled syrup - Enjoy!
Ghost and Goblin Sandwiches Surprise your lunching ghouls with cut-out sandwiches in Halloween shapes. Choose ghosts, moon, cats and more. If you order now with Amazon Prime, you'll have them by Halloween.
Gluten-free, Vegan Chocolate Oatmeal Pumpkin Bars Slip one of these in your little goblin's lunch box for a sweet and healthy treat. One of the Natural Maker Mom's favorite recipes, you'll find the lowdown here.
Gluten-free, Vegan Pumpkin Banana Bread in 20 Minutes Serve this pumpkin banana bread after school and enjoy rehashing the day with your mini witches and warlocks. This super fast gluten-free, vegan pumpkin banana bread is ready in 20 minutes. Find the recipe here.
No-Cook Mini Peanut Butter Cups This no-fail recipe for mini peanut butter cups is from Rad Megan who delivers the goods in her recipe here. This no-cook recipe, calls for just four simple ingredients and only requires you to melt the chocolate in the microwave - no pre-heating needed!