Ghostly Graveyard (http://www.tasteofhome.com)
4 cups miniature marshmallows
¼ cup butter, cubed
6 cups crisp rice cereal
12 oval cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies
1 tube white decorating gel
1 can (16 ounces) chocolate frosting
In a large saucepan, combine marshmallows and butter. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until melted and blended. Remove from the heat; stir in cereal. Press into a greased 13 in. x 9 in. dish; cool. Cut into 12 squares and set aside.
Cut a ½ in. piece from the bottom of each sandwich cookie. Crush removed cookie pieces; set aside. Write “RIP” on each cookie, using white decorating gel.
Position cereal squares on a large serving tray. With 2 tablespoons frosting, form a circle on each cereal square; top each with a decorated cookie. Sprinkle reserved crumbs around tombstones; add Halloween sprinkles.
Fake Blood Recipe (http://www.grossology.org)
Place two spoonfuls of clear corn syrup into a cup. Add 1 spoonful of water. Stir with a toothpick. Add 2 drops of red food coloring. Stir again with toothpick. Pour mixture into a Ziploc baggie. Add 3 pinches of cornstarch and 2 pinches of cocoa to mixture in baggie. Squish the cornstarch and cocoa into the mixture. Presto you have fake blood!