Easy Halloween Pumpkin Truffles

What's Halloween without treats? It's nothing but a big ol' steaming pile of tricks! Not only do these teeny pumpkin truffles look like pumpkins, they also taste like pumpkins. They're dang delicious and easy to make - all you need is a packet of cookies, some pumpkin puree, cream cheese, white chocolate and spices. I've included a video of the pumpkin transformation process below (…

Spooky Graveyard Halloween Brownies

Most people don't realise how innately spooky brownies are. I mean, they look like dirt. And you know what people do with dirt? They bury people in it! That's very, very spooky. So, for this Halloween-themed month on the Things by Bean blog, I've come up with these Spooky Graveyard Halloween brownies. They're fudgy brownies topped with crunchy coconut whipped frosting and teeny-tiny grav…

Quick Creepy Halloween Cake Stand with Doll Arms and Legs

To make this creepy DIY Halloween cake stand, you will have to dismember a baby doll.But Halloween is the one time of year that you can do creepy things without judgement! Creepy cakes, creepy crafts, creepy costumes, all kinds of creepy behaviour! A few years ago on Halloween, I went to the grocery store with plastic cockroaches glued all over my face! Another year, I went to the mall with a…

Free HALLOWEEN Desktop Background: Spooky Burger Graveyard

Imagine if all the burgers you'd eaten in your life came back to haunt you. It would be a mess of apocalyptic proportions! But potentially not as deadly as a resurrection of past pizza feasts. Burgers have nice soft edges but slices of pizza are pointy! It's Halloween month and I'm all kind of excited, so I thought I'd kick the month off with a blood-curdling interpretation of what a zom…

Fried Egg on Toast Cake

Another day, another way to work lookalike fried eggs into your life. This dessert idea is perfect for breakfast themed parties (people have those, right?), self-proclaimed egg lovers or anyone who like to surprise and delight with their baking. The "toast" is just slices of my very easy Bean's Best White Cake and the fried egg is made of white chocolate ganache and apricot. You'll…

DIY Personalised Chocolate Bars

People love chocolate and people really, really love chocolate that has their name on it! This is my personalised chocolate bar and you can make it at home pretty easily. All you need is white and milk chocolate, a container, letter cookie cutters and some pots and pans. They make a great birthday present and you can keep the idea in mind for affordable, fun Christmas presents in a couple mon…