Preparation Time

20 minutes


18 – 24


1 (18.25 oz) package chocolate cake mix

2 (16 oz) packages vanilla frosting OR 1 (16 ounce) package and 1 prefilled vanilla frosting tube

3/4 cup chocolate sandwich cookie crumbs

24 chocolate covered graham cracker cookies


Prepare and bake cake mix according to package directions for cupcakes.

In a medium bowl stir 1 package of frosting with the cookie crumbs. Frost cooled cupcakes.

Fill a pastry bag, fitted with a plain tip, with remaining white frosting.(Or get a prefilled icing tube).

Write R.I.P. on each chocolate covered graham cracker cookie.

Stand a decorated cookie on top of each cupcake so that it looks like a tombstone.

Place the cupcakes on a large cookie sheet that has been covered with green paper.

Place paper ghosts and bats randomly through the graveyard.



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