I thought it would be fun to do some of my favorite Pinterest/Blog holiday finds here on the blog occasionally. I love Pinterest… and have been “pinning” things long before it was around. Did you guys also have picture files saved on your computer of all the things that inspired you? It can’t be just me. So I will start out with some fun Halloween inspirations…
Well, I fell love with monster google eye treats last year when I came across these brownies!
1. Buy This, Cook That
So last year for a “Halloweenie Roast” that I hosted for my kids and their friends, I decided I would attempt to make something similar. Here’s my version:
Buy This, Cook That had a wonderful recipe and tutorial for the most sinful version of this recipe. It looked amazing. But I was really busy at the time, so I took their inspiring version and simplified it for myself. The brownies are just Ghiradelli dark chocolate brownies… my favorite (this is not a sponsored post, I just like them, by the way)! Then I made a mint flavored frosting which I divided in half and colored green and purple.
They were actually pretty fun to make and ended up being a huge hit. Since then I have seen all kinds of fun monster/googly eyed treats/decor that I thought would be fun to share on here. So here are a few of my favorites:
2. Monster Eye Cookies by Lil Luna
3. 10 Minute Eye for Newt Donuts by Lady Behind the Curtain
4. Halloween Eye of Newt Pretzels also by Lady Behind the Curtain
5. Rice Krispie Treat Monsters by One Little Project
6. DIY Monster Eye Cake by The Cake Blog
I might even add more eyes to this cute cake!
7. Halloween Candy Bark by Just a Taste
8. Monster Marshmallow Pops by Catch My Party
9. Cookie Monster Bark by House of Yumm
Okay… so I know this is a little more Sesame Street than Halloween, but this is so cute and I love cookie monster and he’s a monster so that still works right?
10. Witch’s Brew Brownies by Homemade Interest
11. Monstrous Tissue Pom Poms by Persia Lou
How cute would these be at any monster mash?
12. Monster Milk Bar by Bloom Designs
13. Mini Monster Cookies by Or So She Says…
14. Monster Cookie Bars by Happy Go Lucky
15. Monster Jolly Rancher Lollipops also by Happy Go Lucky
16. Monster Mash Kid-Friendly Halloween Party by Craft Patch Blog
17. Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies by Giggles Galore
18. DIY Halloween Spider Kooky Eye Cake by Make and Do Studios
19. Monster Cookies by Craft Box Girls
20. Monster Birthday Party by Sugar Bee
Love the cheese puff monster. I like that she has some non-sugary options!
21. Glow in the Dark Googley Eyes by My Frugal Adventures
I hope this gives all of you some ideas for all the parties for school, church, and friends!
Which one(s) do you want to try?
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