On Halloween, we’re much more into the treats than the tricks. With easy party ideas and fun Halloween recipes (both spooky and sweet!), you’ll scare up some rave reviews.
Halloween Party Cutout Cookies
I've been making this Halloween cookie recipe for about 40 years—first for my children and now my grandchildren and all their friends, too. I make about 20 trays a year to give away to trick-or-treaters. —Pamela Shank, Parkersburg, West Virginia
75 Cute Halloween Treats You Need to Make This Year
Give your little gouls and goblins something special with these cute Halloween treats.
Cute (and Creepy) Halloween Appetizers
Your costume party needs spirited Halloween appetizers, drinks and snacks! Here’s what to serve for a spooktacular evening.
15 Easy (and Mostly Edible) DIY Halloween Ideas
From ghoulish decor to spooky-sweet treats, we've rounded up our favorite DIY Halloween ideas.
Sloppy Joe Slider Bake
Ground beef is turned up a notch in these party sliders that are sure to please your crowd. I love...
Mango Jalapeno Sloppy Joe Sliders
I've loved sloppy joes since I can remember. In an attempt to give them a makeover, I thought of this...
Vegan Squash Soup with Naan Croutons
This butternut squash soup is so full of flavor that you won't miss the meat or dairy! The added can...
Copycat Starbucks Pumpkin Bread
Skip the line and bake Starbucks pumpkin bread in your own kitchen. This copycat recipe may be even better than...
Gluten-Free Brownie Bars
I can't eat dairy or gluten, but these gluten-free brownie bars are a satisfying substitute. The brownies will still seem...
Candy Corn and Peanuts Is the Halloween Combo You’re Not Trying (Yet)
Ever heard of mixing candy corn and peanut? We tried this seemingly unusual combo—find out what our editors thought.
How to Carve a Pumpkin
No matter how you cut it, these steps will make easy work of carving pumpkins this Halloween.
15 Spooky Secret Menu Starbucks Drinks You’ll Crave This Halloween
Get your tricks—and your treats—this year with these secret menu Starbucks Halloween drinks!
These ADORABLE Disney Pumpkins Put the Magic in Halloween
Forget the carving this year. You can opt for some Disney magic instead!
‘Halloween Trash’ Cookies Will Be Your New Favorite Spooky Season Recipe
This Halloween recipe is made with mini Reese's cups, candy corn, mini Butterfingers, sprinkles and more!
21 Gluten-Free Halloween Recipes
Go gluten-free and still have your Halloween fun with treats, snacks, fall entrees and more.
What Halloween Could Look Like This Year
Is it possible to trick-or-treat during a pandemic? Here's which traditions may be altered or skipped this year—and which can...
Vegan Pumpkin Bread
This easy vegan pumpkin bread recipe was given to me by my stepmom shortly after she and my dad got...
11 Spooky Halloween Decorations You’ll Want in Your Home
Turning your home into a haunted house? These eerie items will bring the Halloween spirit without dipping into your candy...
39 Vegetarian Recipes Perfect for Halloween
No matter your plans this Halloween, make room on the menu for these delicious vegetarian recipes. We found spooktacular ideas...
Double Chocolate Pumpkin Bread
This double chocolate pumpkin bread is a favorite. It's nice and moist, and it actually gets better as it sits!...
Ginger Tea Pumpkin Custard
I created this recipe when I was first attending photography school. I realized I didn't have any of my usual...