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The perfect skeleton cupcakes made with marshmallows and yogurt covered pretzels
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Halloween: Skeleton Cupcakes

These amazing Skeleton Cupcakes are the cutest little Halloween cupcakes, and can be made easily and with a few fun ingredients.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: baked goods, Desserts
Cuisine: American, Dessert
Keyword: Halloween cupcakes, halloween skeleton cupcakes, skeleton cupcakes
Servings: 24 cupcakes
Author: Rachael


  • Cupcakes
  • Chocolate frosting
  • OREO crumbles
  • Yogurt Pretzels
  • Mini Marshmallows
  • Regular sized Marshmallows
  • black food marker or melted chocolate or piping frosting
  • Lollipop sticks


  • Bake cupcakes according to boxed mix directions
  • Ice your cupcakes with chocolate frosting, and cover with OREO crumbles.
  • Stick a lollipop stick into cupcake.
  • Thread a mini marshmallow onto stick
  • Thread a yogurt pretzel onto stick
  • Repeat two more times (threading marshmallow then pretzel)
  • Draw a face on a large marshmallow using a black food pen
  • Stick head on top of stick
  • Cut one yogurt pretzel in half to make skeleton arms
  • Attach to the body yogurt pretzels