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“Just try and stay out of my way. Just try! I’ll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!”

I could not get that line out of my head as I was making these ice cream cones with my 3-year old, Ana.

And let me tell you about making sugary treats with a 3-year old! Any 3-year old, I’m sure! O.M. to the you know who!! I honestly was about to rip my hair out. With a smile on my face, of course. I think it was the Oreos that did it.

Prior to making these lovelies, we were adding “spider legs” to Oreo Cookies and covering them with frosting and chocolate sprinkles. I know. So good. But, as soon as I would get done with one, Ana would just grab it, smoosh it in between her hands and then eat it! She probably had about six, and that was more than enough to send her over the edge. Sugar high? No. This was like crack-high. She was bouncing off walls. Then she took a 2-hour nap. BUT not before we were done with our witch.

I could not photograph these guys because Ana wanted to stand right by my light source. Any ugly shadows in these photos are of a cute, dark haired little girl with big dark eyes. After all, these treats were for her and she knew it, thus she took advantage of every minute. And every crumb.

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Yeah, I know, the photos are about the same. I’m telling you I could not get anything done; she took over my kitchen and all the food!

Eh…

When making these, you have to work really really fast. It’s ice cream, and all the candy accessories made it quite challenging because, well, ice cream melts. If you decide to give these a go, take my advice; make sure you have all your candies out, cut up, and ready to go before placing that scoop of ice cream on top of a graham cracker. You will also need a few mouths that want to be fed mint chocolate chip ice cream, chocolate candies, licorice, and candy corn. That’s all.

ENJOY!

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Wicked (Frozen) Witch of The West

Prep Time: 2 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 whole graham crackers
  • 4 scoops of mint chocolate chip ice cream
  • 4 ice cream cones
  • black string licorice
  • round chocolate candies, I used Reese's pieces
  • candy corn

Instructions

  • Break up the graham crackers and place 1 scoop of ice cream on top of each cracker.
  • Top the ice cream with an ice cream cone.
  • Cut up the licorice in about 2-inch lengths and place it on the sides of the ice cream head.
  • Place candies for eyes.
  • Add the candy corn as nose.
  • Serve immediately or store in an airtight container and freeze. I froze a few of them for about 8 hours and they turned out great.
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  1. baker street October 24, 2012 at 10:24 AM - Reply

    what an incredibly cute for halloween! :)

  2. All That's Left Are The Crumbs October 24, 2012 at 1:04 AM - Reply

    Come here my lovely. I really could I eaten all of these today due the heat – and, of course, how delicious and inviting they look. How cute that you had a little helper in the kitchen. I had a little helper tonight with dinner, except she was not so little at 14 and 5’9″, and I think she would cast an even bugger shadow :)

  3. mjskit October 23, 2012 at 10:00 PM - Reply

    So cute and SO fun!

  4. Laura (Tutti Dolci) October 23, 2012 at 3:53 PM - Reply

    Such a fun idea for Halloween!

  5. Ashley - Baker by Nature October 23, 2012 at 12:20 PM - Reply

    The kids I babysit would go mad for these – love it!!!

  6. Katrina @ In Katrina's Kitchen October 23, 2012 at 11:55 AM - Reply

    yep! Working with toddlers is awesome and maddening at the same time :)

  7. Matt mmWine Horbund October 23, 2012 at 10:17 AM - Reply

    This looks like a cute treat for kids. It’s simple yet fun!

  8. Ramona October 23, 2012 at 9:15 AM - Reply

    These are amazingly cute!! I have to show my kids these when they get home. :)

  9. Meagan @ A Zesty bite October 23, 2012 at 8:51 AM - Reply

    These are so cute and easy to make.

  10. EA-The Spicy RD October 23, 2012 at 8:34 AM - Reply

    These are adorable! I love that the witch has a slightly melted look, just like the witch melts in The Wizard of Oz :-). Loving your Jack O’ Lanyern grilled cheese too-super cute!!

  11. Dudette would be doing the absolute same thing! I’d probably have finger pokes in the ice cream. They’re so adorable! Now I’m going to have the Wicked Witch in my head all day too.

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