I just used a boxed cake mix (*gasp*) for the cupcakes and made some buttercream frosting. I used a tiny bit of red food coloring to make a fleshy color. Then I piped on the icing in a brain-ish pattern, stuck on some Wilton candy eyeballs, stabbed the brain with a Wilton butcher knife decoration and added some Betty Crocker red decorating get for the blood.
Now to see if I win the most creative Halloween dessert contest........
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