Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft And 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

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft

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

Supplies:

  • Clear plastic cups
  • Electrical tape
  • Green grapes
  • Marshmallows
  • M&M’s
  • Scissors
Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack
Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

Instructions:

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.  

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack
Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

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.

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack
Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

Happy Halloween!

Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Snack

A fun Halloween craft that doubles up as a snack. Only need a few supplies and 3 ingredients.

Ingredients
  • Green grapes
  • Marshmallows
  • M&M’s
  • Clear plastic cups
  • Electrical tape
  • Scissors
Instructions
  1. Wrap a piece of electrical tape around the rim of the clear plastic cup.
  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.
  3. Wrap the tape around just under the first piece of tape.
  4. Wash you grapes. Fill the glass half-way with grapes.
  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.
  6. Put the marshmallow eyes into the cup.
  7. Fill the remaining areas of the cup with green grapes.
  8. Using electrical tape, cut a small piece to make the mouth and stitches.
Lynehttp://ottawamommyclub.ca/
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. 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 =)

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