Monster Cupcakes Kid Activity

Whether you’re getting geared up for Halloween or just have kids who love goofy monsters, your kiddos will adore this kitchen activity where they make their very own Monster Cupcakes.

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Monster Cupcakes Kid Activity. Fun for Halloween or any time of year!

Monster Cupcakes Kid Activity

Last summer, we were goofing around in the kitchen, and we ended up making these fun Monster Cupcakes using candy corn along with other crazy candy items.


Adorable Halloween Books

When you’re done playing, snuggle up and enjoy these Halloween Books with your child.

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Or enjoy these Halloween Board Books with your toddler. It’s the perfect way to tie in the holiday to your Halloween activities!

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There are really no specific directions for this activity. Let kids choose how they want to decorate their monster cupcakes.

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I also purchased frosting in a can so they kids could “spray” out the frosting.

The messier, the better from my boys’ perspectives!

Monster Cupcakes Tutorial

To make the lollipop heads:

Lollipop Monster Heads Tutorial

Take a gummy ring and put some icing in the inner part of the ring.

Work the gummy ring around the lollipop to create the head.

Using icing, attach candy eyes (or anything else).

Monster Cupcakes 2


  1. I love these cupcakes…they’re all so cute and fun!!! Thanks so much for sharing at Share The Wealth Sunday!

  2. Hey, stopping by from Diana Rambles! LOVE this recipe and would like to invite you to link up at my new party! Every Thursday at 7pm EST. Hope to see you there!

    1. Ha! Thanks, Denise ๐Ÿ™‚ My boys had a blast making their own personal monsters this year.

  3. I love this so much! Found you on Saturday Social. When I clicked on the page, I realized I already follow you on IG. ๐Ÿ™‚
    I am currently planning my daughters’ little monsters birthday party. I will keep these cupcakes in mind. Thanks for sharing! — Amy @

    1. My boys had a blast making their own monster cupcakes…. that would be a fun idea to do with the kids as a birthday activity!

  4. These are so adorable! I want to make this with my son! He would love it!…and I would love to EAT it! haha

    1. Ha! My boys tried to eat their entire cupcake, but actually gave up half way through because they had piled on so much. But they certainly had fun trying ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. These are so cute! The boys must have had so much fun making, and eating these goodies! Thank you for linking up with us at the best of the blogosphere!

  6. Thank you for linking up to last week’s Tasty Tuesday linky. I’ve pinned your recipe this the Creative K Tasty Tuesday Pinterest board. I hope that you’ll link up again tomorrow.

  7. These are so super cute! My kids would love these!

    Thanks for linking up with us at the Best of the Blogosphere!

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