Everyday Mom's Meals: Happy Halloween!!!

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Happy Halloween!!!

It's finally here! If your kids are anything like Monkey, and I think most are, the only countdown bigger than the one to today is the one coming up in about a month towards December 25th! Children everywhere are sitting in classrooms right now watching the minutes tick away just trying to contain themselves until they can get home, don their witches hats, pirate swords, superhero capes and princess tiaras. When Monkey gets home, he is convinced he needs to change right away, and trick or treating should start promptly at 3:45 pm. Well, our city council sees things differently and therefore made trick or treat hours from 6-8 pm, which means I have 2 hours to fill the void with some Halloween fun so I don't have to hear "Is it time yet?" every 5 minutes. So, I'm going to surprise him with these for a yummy, festive after school snack! I know he is going to think they are too cute and be surprised at what lies underneath. Hopefully these will lessen his urge to run out the door a little bit until that magical witching hour. From my family to yours, I wish you and your little ones a very "spook-tacular" and fun filled day!

~HappHalloween~

My Monkey as Captain America


Ghost Pops From Pinterest
1 banana, cut into thirds
1 (6 oz) container very vanilla yogurt
1 c. sweetened flaked coconut
Candy sticks
6 pieces of chocolate puff cereal

Spread each piece of banana with yogurt, coating liberally. Roll in coconut, pressing to adhere. Dip each piece of of cereal in yogurt and press into banana for eyes. Freeze for 1 hour to set.


Shared on Lady Behind The Curtain Oct. 31, 2012
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3 comments:

Mr Pete said...

These are absolutely adorable, and seem very easy to prepare. If time allows, I just may make these for my kiddos today! Thanks for sharing!
By the way, my little man is also Captain America...all day long! They allow our children to wear costumes to school. They just call it book character day. lol Monkey looks great! Y'all have a safe and Happy Halloween too!

QPT said...

Happy Halloween! Kids costume is so good!!

Google also celebrating Halloween with special doodle.

Heidi Szczepanski said...

These ghost pops are adorable. To bad I'm seeing them today. Maybe next year! Thanks for sharing.

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