It’s the day after Halloween and you’re left with stashes of popular candy such as M&M’s, Peanut Butter Cups and Snickers Bars that your kids have brought home. What in the world do you do with all that candy?
Here are 12 sweet ways to transform them into decadent desserts. Now I’m not suggesting you swap one type of sweets for another to give kids – these delectable baked goods would make great hostess gifts, potluck desserts, office treats – or surprise someone (e.g. your mailman, neighbor, or favorite local business). They will thank you for the sweet treats and you’ll be happy to ease off the temptation at home.
Snickers Cheesecake Bars (via Sally’s Baking Addiction)
Crispy Butterfinger Cookies (via Two Peas & Their Pod)
Frozen Reese’s Peanut Butter Pie (via Bakers Royale)
Leftover Halloween Candy Bark (via The Marvelous Misadventures of a Foodie)
Chocolate Peanut Butter Kit Kat Bars (via Averie Cooks)
Candy Bar Popcorn (via Something Swanky)
M&M Cookies (via How Sweet It Is)
M&M Oreo Cookie Bars (via Averie Cooks)
Candy Corn Oreo Turkey Cookies (via Easy Peasy and Fun)
DIY Spooky Candy (via Bubbly Nature Creations)
Snickers Caramel Apple Pie (via I Heart Naptime)
Kit Kat Blondies (via Baker By Nature)
Agnes Hsu is a mom of three and has been inspiring parents and kids to get creative with easy activities and family friendly recipes for over 10 years. She shares her love for creative play and kids food to her 2MM+ followers online. Agnes' commitment to playful learning and kindness has not only raised funds for charity but also earned features in prestigious nationwide publications.