Windy City Live

Welcome Windy City Live viewers! I’m happy you’ve stopped by. I write about parenting, travel and a variety of lifestyle topics. You can find all of the recipes for the treats I shared below :)

For my regular blog readers, I just wanted to share that I’ll be a guest on Windy City Live today! Windy City Live (WCL) is Chicago’s only local daytime talk show. If you are in the Chicago viewing area you can watch the show on ABC at 1pm CST.

Update: Here’s my segment! :)

On the show I’m sharing four fabulous fall treats. Find the recipes for all of them below:

Monster Krispies –

Mummy Pretzel Sticks –

Candy Corn Haystacks –


Pumpkin Cake Balls –

Looking for more fall fun? You may enjoy these posts as well!

DIY Galaxy Pumpkin

60 Ideas For Fall Family Fun

Hope you all have a fabulous fall season!


  1. Ooooh, I’ll try and tune in to watch! I am looking for some fun Halloween treat ideas and these look fun, and delicious too!

  2. Seriously every one of these treats is more FANGTASTIC and spookalicious than the next. My kids will be so excited to whip these up for Halloween! Thanks for the recipes and the inspiration!

  3. How cool is that! Please share the video once it is live!

  4. I am always looking for fun Halloween recipes. The mini pumpkin cake bites look so cute (and delicious!)

  5. Those mummy sticks are too cute! My son would LOVE those!

  6. Now this is a great list of halloween treat ideas. I love those mummy sticks. They seem easy enough that I could even make them. Thanks for sharing

  7. These candies look so lively!
    You are very creative.

  8. All of these recipes look great. They’re great recipes for fall and Halloween. I’ve been looking for some good recipes for Halloween to make with my girls too!

  9. Those mini pumpkin bites! So adorable and I bet yummy!

  10. Reesa Lewandowski says

    What a great opportunity! Congratulations and all of these treats look absolutely amazing.

  11. My kids would love to make all of these! I love making pretzel sticks the best when it comes to holiday treats.

  12. Congrats on getting on TV! That is so exciting!

    And I need (I really mean NEED) too make those mummy pretzel sticks!

  13. Pam Wattenbarger says

    Cute treats. I will have to watch your segment when I have a bit of time to sit down.

  14. Melissa Hagan says

    How fun! You’re a natural in front of the camera! Love the treats too!

  15. These are some cute Halloween snack ideas. They would be perfect for the Halloween party we are planning.

  16. Lisa Bristol says

    I will have to check out Windy City Live. These look like great treats. I want to try theMini Pumpkin cake bites.

  17. Elizabeth Lampman says

    How exciting to get on Windy City Live. I will have to watch your segment. These look like yummy treats.

  18. All of these treats look so good and easy to make. I will have to try making the Mummy Pretzel Sticks first.

  19. I love all these nice yet scary Halloween candy ideas. They all look so good and fun. That’s what I like about Halloween.

  20. I am always looking for great Halloween recipes. The mini pumpkin cake bites look so cute! Love them!

  21. Fun ideas! What a great segment!

  22. How exciting to share them on the show! Each of the ideas was awesome too.

  23. I need to do something fun with the kids to get them into the Halloween mood. I think those monster krispies are a brilliant idea!

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