Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Halloween Creepy Cupcake Cones

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We had some colored ice cream cones here at the house and wanted to make something spooky with them. We came up with these Creepy Cupcake Cones. My boys and their friends thought these were AWESOME and we had so much fun creating them!

Creepy Cupcake Cones for Halloween - Frankenstein, Dracula, The Wolf, Bride of Frankenstein....these cupcakes are such a fun party idea!

They wanted to make the classic monsters so we made The Bride of Frankenstein, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, & Dracula.

Halloween Creepy Cupcake Cones

Creepy Cupcake Cones

Cake Mix (we used Pillsbury…any flavor)
Colored Ice Cream Cones (we used Kroger brand)
Chocolate & White Frosting (we used Pillsbury)
Edible Eye Candies
Red Cookie Frosting (we like Betty Crocker brand)
Green Jelly Beans (for Frankenstein)
Assorted Candies & Sprinkles

We started out by making our cupcakes in our cones. We covered a muffin pan with aluminum foil then poked holes in the foil (this prevents the cones from tipping). Fill the cones with whatever flavor cake mix that you have just a tiny bit over half way. Make sure not to fill it more than that or the cake will over flow when baking. Bake at 350 for 15-20 minutes (until toothpick comes out clean).

Bride of Frankentein…we had made a few extra regular cupcakes and placed half of one on top of her head. We then piped on frosting around and on top. We piped on a lightening zig zag strip on her hair with white frosting. We attached edible eyes, chocolate sprinkles (for lashes), and a small heart candy (for lips) with white frosting.

Bride of Frankentein Cupcake Cone

Frankenstein…We spread chocolate frosting on top for his hair and then piped on the top sides. We attached the edible eyes on with frosting and piped on the eye brows & mouth. We cut a green jelly bean in half for his electrodes.

Frankenstein Cupcake Cone

The Wolf Man…We piped on the hair with chocolate frosting making it stick out. We made his mouth with red cookie frosting and then attached broken heart candies for his teeth. We piped on the eye brows just like we did his hair.

The Wolf Man Cupcake Cone

Dracula…We spread the chocolate frosting on top and they piped around the top front and sides. We made a red mouth with the red cookie frosting and then attached a small white broken heart for the fangs. We attached 2 red heart candies for the bow tie.
Dracula Cupcake Cone

Here are 2 of my boys & best neighborhood buddies with their Creepy Cupcake Cones!

Creepy Cupcake Cones

Here are a few other similar Halloween treats of ours here…

Ghost Ice Cream Cones

Halloween Ghost Ice Cream Cones

Halloween Cookie Cutter Cupcakes

Halloween Cookie Cutter easy!

Frankenstein & His Bride Mini Cake Pop Cones

Frankenstein & His Bride Mini Cake Pop Cones....such a cute cupcake idea for Halloween!

You can check out all of our other Halloween creations HERE!

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Wildly wacky and great!! Thanks for the laugh.

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I love this idea and my monster loving boy is going to love it even more! I'm glad I found you through ginger snap crafts, it seems like you have great ideas to get boys involved in the kitchen.

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I love this project! I'd love it if you'd join me on my T.G.I.F. Linky Party that I host every Thursday evening – Sunday.


These are awesome!

So cute!

These are ADORABLE!!! Almost too scarry cute to eat =-) Thanks for linking up to TGIF! Have a great weekend,
Beth =-)

Those are adorable! I especially like the bride of Frankenstein cupcake.

I'm starting a seasonally themed link party on my blog, and would love to have you join in!

These are AWESOME!!!

Such a great idea! My son would love those! I might have to give it a try for a Halloween party. Thanks!

Oh my gosh these are adorable and perfect for a Halloween Party.

If you get a chance come link them up at my Fall Edition Pin Party.

So stinking CUTE!!! LOVE them all. My kids would love these too.

I have featured this for What I Whipped Up Wednesday tonight! LOVE LOVE LOVE!! xoxox

Super cute. Love all of the options!! Thanks so much for linking up to Tasty Thursdays on The Mandatory Mooch!! I hope you will link up again. The party will be live tonight.

Thanks, Nichi

This is so fun! I LOVE it! I would love if you would share this at my Crazy Cute Party happening right now! I've got a totally awesome giveaway that you could win just for linking up! Come on over! ;D

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These look so great with the different colored cones. Nice work! I think bride of frankenstein is my fave! Thanks for linking up!

That is so lovely! I would love for you to post it at SHOW-licious Crafts Showcase. Just follow the link I love exchanging craft ideas with new friends/readers! 🙂

I don't know if you have heard of Jeff Dennum the ventriloquist? But your Frankenstein reminds me of his Arab terrorist dummy, Achmed. Besides this, I think your cones are great. Thank you for your time and talent. Trish Butler


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