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Five Star's Halloween Party Checklist

Five Star's Halloween Party Checklist

At Five Star Senior Living, we invite residents into our senior living communities not just to live with us, but to thrive with us.  Throwing a party can be a great way to fulfill the social dimension that encourages positive interactions with others in our Lifestyle 360 Wellness Program.  From getting together to prepare fun foods & beverages, to making festive decorations, throwing a party is a fun way to create lasting memories!

Halloween is a great holiday where it's ok to be over-the-top and get creative!  
We love this recipe for these savory, yet scary, Mummy Dogs:

Mummy Dogs


1 sheet puff pastry
8 sausages, meat or vegetarian
1 egg, beaten
1 tablespoon water
Mustard (optional)


Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line baking sheet with parchment paper.  
Roll out sheet of puff pastry and cut into ½ inch-wide strips.

Wrap one sausage with 1-2 strips, leaving space for the face.  
Wrap one more strip on top for the head!  

Combine egg and water in a bowl and brush over pastry to glaze.

Bake about 20 minutes or until golden brown.  
Cool slightly and use mustard to draw a pair of eyes on each mummy.


See more Recipes & Party Tips in our Halloween Party Checklist.
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