Happy Fall Y’all!

One of my most favorite times of year is fall!  I love the cool weather, the colorful fall leaves and especially entertaining on Halloween.   Our home has always been the landing spot for Halloween tricks and treats.  Our family and friends always get together at our house and have a great time.  So needless to say October 31st is a much-anticipated holiday around the Langner house.

We decorate trailers for hayrides, costume competitions, pumpkin painting, ALWAYS chilidogs and each year it is so much fun to come up with new and delicious treats for our guest.  Hope you will enjoy some of the recipes we will be doing this year for Halloween in your home as well.  So from my family to yours, “Happy Fall Y’all!”

Pumpkin Soda


Crush Individual bottled sodas (purchase amount desired)

Black Sharpie Pen

Green Ribbon


Remove the Crush label from the Soda bottle. Wash off with warm water to remove all of the sticky residue from bottle.  Dry completely.  Decorate your pumpkin face on the front of the bottle and tie your green ribbon at the top.

Critter Crunch


4 Cups of Pretzels

4 Cups of Carmel Corn

4 cups of Golden Grahams Cereal

1 9.90 oz bag of White Chocolate Candy Corn M&Ms

12 oz of Candy Corn

12 oz of Mellowcreme Pumkins

1 bag of Reese Cup Minis (the tiny unwrapped cups)


Mix ingredients together in a decorative bowl and it makes a delicious mix that your guest will LOVE.   You can also put in cute bags or containers to send to teachers and neighbors.

Very Berry Ghost


30 fresh strawberries

8 ounces white baking chocolate, chopped

1 teaspoon shortening

1/8 teaspoon almond extract

1/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips


Wash Strawberries and allow to completely dry.  In a microwave safe bowl, melt chocolate and shortening until smooth.  Stir in extract.  Dip each strawberry in chocolate mix and place on waxed paper lined baking sheet.  Use the leftover chocolate to stick the mini chips into coating for the eyes.  In a microwave safe bowl, melt remaining chocolate chips and stir until smooth.  Dip a toothpick into the melted chocolate and draw a mouth. Delicious!

Pumpkin Seeds


Orange Tic Tacs

Black Construction Paper

Green Ribbon

Computer and Printer


Cut enough black construction paper to cover label on both sides of orange Tic Tac container, fold and glue paper to the label.  Make a bow and glue to the container as well.  These make great party favors.


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