5 Gross Yet Edible Halloween Menu Ideas to Freak Out Your Family

5 Gross Yet Edible Halloween Menu Ideas to Freak Out Your Family

5 Gross Yet Edible Halloween Menu Ideas to Freak Out Your Family

Last year my sister and mother went above and beyond what we normally do for halloween. The holiday fell on a Saturday, which meant we had a whole day to take in everything Halloween has to offer. Did we consume copious amounts of candy? Yup! Did they dress up? Yes, they did. Did I? Nope, not at all, I sorta hate wearing costumes. But to avoid being a Halloween Scrooge I definitely embraced the spirit of the season as I became a mad scientist in the kitchen. With the help of my assistants (Mom and Sister) we turned normal healthy-ish food into gross yet still edible food. Naturally some turned out better than others but they still managed to freak out our family. #missionaccomplished Here are the 5 completely gross yet edible halloween menu ideas we came up with to freak out our family. 

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