Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Halloween Rescheduled

The moon setting over Powessit Farm in Dover, MA
I don't ever remember Halloween being rescheduled in my childhood, but then again there wasn't ever a storm in October that did the damage this past one did in my memory either.  We, thankfully did not loose power for more than 24 hours, but many did and it was a wise decision that our town made to reschedule and not cancel this spooky event. 

Distributing candy is done from bowls and that seems to be #1 on the gift giving list for pottery purchasers this year.  Here is a selection of some I will be offering this year at upcoming venues and sales - purchase now so you can have a one of a kind bowl for next Halloween's bowl of candy! And what to do with all that candy in the meantime? Scroll down for a recipe for "candy" bars.

Potters Place November 18,19,20 Open Studios
Dedham Square Artist Guild - Open Thurs-Sun
Custom Art Framing/ Gallery 9 in Norwood, MA

Candy Bar Cookies

Makes about a dozen cookies.

3 cups flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking powder
1 1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup softened butter
3/4 cup smooth peanut butter
2 eggs beaten
1 1/4 tsp. vanilla
2/3 cup milk
5 small candy bars, chopped up

1. Pre-heat the oven to 375.

2. Cream the butter, peanut butter, and sugar until it is light and fluffy. Beat in the eggs and mix well, then add the vanilla.

3. Sift the dry ingredients together and add alternately with the milk. Stir in the cut-up candy bar pieces.

4. Spoon tablespoon-sized drops on greased cookie sheets. Bake 10-15 minutes or until golden brown.

Pumpkins for sale at Powessit Farm

Happy Halloween!


  1. I'm thinking I need a new bowl soon. Maybe for the holidays! :) Gifts for me from me!

  2. Boo Hoo! Snow on Halloween >:(


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