5 Healthy & Festive Halloween Party Foods | Holly Legare
Banana Ghosts & Clementine Pumpkins

5 Healthy & Festive Halloween Party Foods

Halloween weekend is approaching & with the holiday itself landing on a Friday this year, there will no doubt be a ton of festive parties. Here are 5 festive & healthy snacks ideas to wow your friends with this weekend! 😉


Banana Ghosts & Clementine Pumpkins

Banana Ghosts & Clementine Pumpkins

Banana Ghosts & Clementine Pumpkins from Lovethispic.com


Vegetable Skeleton

Veggie Skeleton

Veggieman Skeleton from TheKitchn.com


Jack-o-lantern Clementines

Jack-o-lantern Clementines

Jack-o-lantern Clementines from Underconstructionblog.com


Chocolate Pumpkin Cheesecake

No Bake Chocolate Pumpkin Pie

No Bake Chocolate Pumpkin Pie from ChocolateCoveredKatie.com

INGREDIENTS
15 ounces pureed pumpkin (or 1 can)
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1-2 teaspoons cocoa powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup chocolate chips
optional: sweetener

DIRECTIONS
Melt the chocolate (either on the stove or in the microwave), then throw everything into a food processor and blend until it is super-smooth. Pour into a pie crust and fridge until chilled. This pie gets firmer and firmer, the longer it sits.


White Chocolate Strawberry Ghosts

Strawberry Ghosts

White Chocolate Strawberry Ghosts from BootiqueFitness.com

INGREDIENTS
30 fresh strawberries
8 ounces white baking chocolate, chopped
1 teaspoon shortening
1/8 teaspoon almond extract
1/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips

DIRECTIONS
Wash strawberries and gently pat with paper towels until completely dry. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt white chocolate and shortening at 50% power; stir until smooth. Stir in extract.
Dip each strawberry in chocolate mixture; place on a waxed paper-lined baking sheet, allowing excess chocolate to form the ghosts’ tails. Immediately press chocolate chips into coating for eyes. Freeze for 5 minutes.
In a microwave-safe bowl, melt remaining chocolate chips; stir until smooth. Dip a toothpick into melted chocolate and draw a mouth on each face.


Pumpkin Smoothie

Pumpkin Smoothie

Pumpkin Smoothie from Blogilates.com

INGREDIENTS
1 banana
1/2 cup pumpkin
3/4 cup vanilla almond milk
3/4 tsp pumpkin pie spice (essential)
1 TBS vanilla protein powder*
1.5- 2 handfuls of ice

DIRECTIONS
Place ingredients in a blender & blend until smooth. Enjoy!

As you can see, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the Halloween festivities without compromising your healthy habits 🙂 so be safe & have fun this weekend!

Let’s create a better, healthier you!

Yeah, I know… the fitness world can be a confusing place, even when it comes to something as simple as understanding what to eat.

Let me help you make sense of it all with my FREE video series Healthy Eating 101. In it you’ll learn the what to eat, how much to eat, and strategies that make all of this simple & easy. Click Here to get started

As a special bonus you’ll also get my ebook 8 Daily Habits to a Healthier You so you can get started right away.

Click Here to get started with my ebook 8 Daily Habits to a Healthier You & gain instant access to the 5 part video series Healthy Eating 101, for free.

If you this information to be helpful please SHARE this post to help spread the message of healthy living. Thank you for reading!