I get excited each year when Spooktacular September comes around! It’s my favorite way to gear up for Halloween. Fall is always such a busy time of year for me, so I try to come up with quick and easy ideas to celebrate.
This year I altered my Nilla Wafer basketball cookies into Jack O’Lanterns for cute and easy treats for Halloween gatherings.
The Nilla Wafers have a frosting center. I used store-bought vanilla frosting I mixed with food coloring, but feel free to use your favorite frosting recipe.
Simply draw a face onto Nilla Wafer cookies as shown using a black food marker.
Next pipe a small dollop (what a fun word) of frosting onto the bottom of another cookie. Sandwich the two together and the frosting will spread, filling out the cookie. Make sure you just add a little or else it will all just squeeze out of the sides.
And that’s it! You could also add a marked cookie onto a store-bought cupcake as a topper for another last minute Halloween treat.
Stop by my blog at lisastorms.com to view all of my previous Halloween ideas and look out for new ideas coming in October!
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