Baking with Leftover Halloween Candy

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Aiii, Halloween, the thrill of costumes, the worry over the weather. And when it's all over, what's left? A big ol' pumpkin of leftover Halloween candy, that's what, enough to put kids and grown-ups into instant sugar highs every day until, well, Easter, when the candy gluttony starts all over again.

M&M Cookies for Halloween, click for recipe

Here some ideas for using up all that leftover Halloween candy, from some of my favorite food bloggers, naturally.

Bake or Break ~ Peanut Butter Candy Squares
RecipeGirl ~ Snicker Bar Tarts
Cream Puffs in Venice ~ Buttery Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes
Nook & Pantry ~ Butterfinger Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe4Living ~ Halloween candy recipes

Other food bloggers cooking up Halloween fun:

My Own Sweet Thyme ~ Halloween Vampire Cake

Show-Me Vegan ~ Eyeball Martinis

FatFree Vegan Kitchen ~ Spooky Black Bean Hummus

Kingsbrook Animal Hospital ~ is collecting candy that they'll send to troops overseas, see Halloween candy drive for our troops
Atlanta dentist Linda Strong ~ is buying leftover candy for $1 a pound, then will send it to American troops, read Halloween candy buyback

BlogHer food editor Alanna Kellogg thinks that her Perfect M&M Cookies are perfect for year-round candy cookies.


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