I'm not much of a chef, but nothing makes me want to become one more than Halloween recipes. There's just something about cookies shaped like things you'd normally hit with a book that makes cooking exciting.
Below is a well shot how-to video from Chocolate Bytes for "Crunchy Spiders."
They look pretty tasty and cute. But if something that wasn't a cookie and THAT size crawled out from under MY couch? Seriously. A book. Dropped. On it.