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The Creepier, the Better: 10 Spooktacular Halloween Desserts

Freak out your friends and family with gory goodies that are horror-ibly realistic – and a lot of fun to eat

Graveyard Ghosts on a Stick

Perfect to make with kids, these ghastly ghosts are fresh pears draped, sheet-like, with melted vanilla candy. Cathy of the Noble Pig blog says you could use white chocolate instead but she prefers Candiquick because it's especially easy for little ones to pour over the fruit. While it's not exactly a nutritious snack, it is a speedy one. "From start to finish [the pears] take only about ten minutes to put together," she says.