Healthy Halloween Recipes

Freaky Fruit Platter

Grape snakes, apple fangs, eyeballs – oh my! This recipe is so awesome because all the ingredients are fruit! You can use all fruit available to you or maybe that is in season, but you can find any of these items at your local grocery store or farmer’s market. What can we say- this healthy fruit platter is far from scary! Happy Halloween!

Pumpkin Pancakes

Spooky season is in full effect! Start your day off right with these delicious pumpkin pancakes. This healthy whole grain, low-calorie recipe consists of fluffy cakes with a zesty orange color from pureed pumpkin and a light crunch from toasted pecans. Enjoy!

Frankenstein Sandwich

Let’s have a healthy Halloween! Yes, you heard that right! You can have a nutritious Halloween with healthy snacks and recipes. Take a look at this freakishly healthy and delicious recipe. Have a frightfully-fun night making it together with your family! 

Green Monster Smoothie

While it can be difficult to encourage healthy eating on this day, it’s not impossible. You can still get in on the holiday spirit and satisfy all of your Halloween cravings without straying far from your health goals. This Green Monster Smoothie, for instance,  is fun, healthy and totally doable. Most importantly, it’s great to make with the kids and is sure to get them excited about eating healthy on the spookiest night of the year. One of the best things about smoothies is they provide an easy way to hide healthy, nutrient-rich ingredients kids might not want to eat otherwise. So, you could say this recipe is a trick AND a treat! Muhaha! With just 4 ingredients, it doesn’t get any easier than this. Simply blend all the ingredients together and viola- you instantly have a delicious Halloween treat that offers lots of nutritional goodness! But the creativity doesn’t stop there! Use a permanent marker to decorate the plastic serving cups with silly and spooky faces. Boo!