Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

| October 12, 2015 | 11 Comments


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack


Halloween is such a fun time for kids of all ages! The long awaited day to dress up as your favourite television or movie actor, childhood character, or one you simply made up has finally arrived! Some character costumes are time consuming to make, while others almost require professional make up skills to get ready for Halloween night.

Spiderman, Mickey Mouse, Disney Princesses, Captain America, SpongeBob SquarePants, and many others invade the streets asking door to door for candy. Before you head out with your kids for trick or treating, why not serve them a healthy Halloween snack? This Grapenstein: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack is easy to make and will surely please them! 


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack


You will only need a few simple supplies you can purchase at the grocery and dollar stores to get these going.


  • Clear plastic cups
  • Electrical tape
  • Green grapes
  • Marshmallows
  • M&M’s
  • Scissors


1. Wrap a piece of electrical tape around the rim of the clear plastic cup. 


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

Plastic glass


2. Next, you are going to layer a second piece of tape on the cup. But for this piece, cut some jagged areas and some fringe to give your Grapenstein a hair-do.  


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

A woman’s hand holding a black jagged piece of black tape.


3. Wrap the tape around just under the first piece of tape.  


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

Black jagged tape on the top of a plastic glass.


4. Wash you grapes.  Fill the glass half-way with grapes. 


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

Plastic glass with grapes inside of it.


5. Cut a marshmallow in half.  Be careful not to cut all the way through.  On the sticky side of the marshmallow stick on two M&M eyes.


grapenstein step 5 (Small)

Marshmallows cut in half with an M & M in each center


6. Put the marshmallow eyes into the cup.


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

Plastic glass containing grapes and half mashmallows.


7. Fill the remaining areas of the cup with green grapes.


Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack

Grapenstein‏ craft


8. Using electrical tape, cut a small piece to make the mouth and stitches.  

I hope you enjoyed this Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack.  If you make them, make sure to share with us on Facebook or Twitter! Also, check out all of our other Halloween recipes and crafts.

Happy Halloween!


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Category: Food, Halloween, Recipes, Snacks

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Lyne is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. It has always been her dream to create a website dedicated just for Moms since her children were young. Thus, after 10 years, she finally accomplished it, and the Ottawa Mommy Club was born in May 2011. She loves all things Disney and is an avid chocoholic. She was also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. kathy downey says:

    I just love this,going to surprise the grandkids with this when they come on Friday

  2. mrdisco says:

    that’s a cute project

  3. Elizabeth Matthiesen says:

    cute but simple and easy to make, I like this a lot 🙂

  4. JaimeeM says:

    This looks like a fun little snack.

  5. Stacy Scott says:

    Totally LOVE this idea, and will be trying it with my Kids =) Thanks so much for sharing =) I had shared this on F/B for others to see =)

  6. kathy downey says:

    The grandkids were excited to find these at the breakfast table Sunday morning

  7. Amy Lovell says:

    What a afabulous idea! We will def be making these next halloween! Thanks!

  8. kathy downey says:

    I am going to change this over to a Santa for the holidays

  9. Wanda Tracey says:

    Awww… this is such a cute idea for my grandchildren.They will love this.I am going to take this to their Halloweeen party.

  10. Debbie White Beattie says:

    OMG This thing is creative and so cool. This is such a great way to give a healthy snack to kids

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