With all the great costumes and decorations available for Halloween kids will be more excited than ever to get through the day just to put it on. Having a fun Halloween party for kids during this time to make sure they are happy and safe is super important too. A super easy Halloween Dessert for kids to make and eat is dirt nap pudding- something everyone will love. Dirt Nap Pudding is a quick and inexpensive way to bring excitement of the holiday onto the dinner table just by following these easy directions.
What you will need:
1-Box of pudding and pie filling
2- Chocolate Sandwich cookies
4- Vanilla Wafer Cookies
1- Tube Black Cake Decorating Gel
4- Serving Cups
4- Cake Candy Flowers, Rosettes, or other fun Halloween candies
Stir pudding mix and two cups of milk into a sauce pan and place on stove
While stirring constantly bring mixture to a full boil over medium heat
Place in serving cups or in one large container.
Remove filling from chocolate sandwich cookies
Place in small sandwich bag and crush to a medium crumb consistency using the side of a drinking glass or cup
Sprinkle crushed chocolate cookies on top of pudding before it sets
Using the black cake decorating gel write RIP on vanilla wafer leaving enough room on one side to insert into the “dirt” without covering up the letters
Place candy flower or rosette (available in cake decorating department of your grocery store) in front of “headstone”. You can have lots of fun and let the kids enjoy this Halloween dessert as well; they can place other candies like worms, pumpkins, or even zombies. Its also a perfect dessert for a kids Halloween party as you can let them do it all.
Refrigerate before hand and place on the table when serving your meal to add to the Halloween décor.
This post was contributed by Kaila West, who writes about all things Halloween, from adult Halloween costumes to party ideas at CostumeSuperCenter.com.