The Halloween dilemma – what to do with the 4-6 lbs. candy we end up with at the end of the night?
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One way to save money when you are trying to create a family budget, is to make your own Halloween costumes. Here you’ll find some of the best DIY costumes around the web for pets, kids, and grown ups alike. Enjoy! 14 Halloween Costume Ideas for Pets Cupcake Pet Costume by Lovely Indeed Ewok Dog […]
The countdown to Halloween has begun and my kids are EXCITED! They love seeing the Halloween decorations in stores and in the neighborhood, plus all of the fall activities that pop up on the calendar. They especially love our Halloween books that come out of storage (they also love checking Halloween books out from […]
We live in a Happening Halloween Neighborhood. On the street where I grew up, kids were few and far between. Not here in townhouse land. We get overwhelmed by Halloween visitors every year, and I’m often in a vague panic about running out of candy. This chaos is kind of fun, even though I’m not […]
This month’s Lowe’s Creator challenge is fall or Halloween decor. I wanted to do something that would work indoors or outdoors. The kids love Jack O’ Lanterns, but last year we had a pumpkin malfunction when rain got inside and rotted our carved pumpkins into something truly terrifying. (Hey, I’m just keeping it real here.) […]
Finding cheap Halloween costumes isn’t quite as hard as you may think. Each year, my kids start thinking of completely new Halloween costume ideas. Last year, my nephew decided he wanted to be an elevator. My sister made his costume out of a medium-sized cardboard box that she painted. It was cheap to make and easy […]
Keep your pet safe during the Halloween celebrations. Learn about the hidden dangers that can injure your pet or make him sick.
These fun Halloween Trick-or-Treat bags can be created in under an hour and they never come out the same way twice! Each character created will be unique so your kids will have a one-of-a-kind bag that can be reused year after year. What You’ll Need: Wonder Under fusible web (7″ x 11″: piece) Scissors Large […]
We decided to do pumpkin carving for our Jack-O-Lanterns this year because I wanted to use this cool, Free Jack-O-Lantern Stencil Kit from Blissfully Domestic and let the kids mix and match their pumpkin faces. Any child who’s ever played Mr. Potato-Head will quickly grasp the concept of these stencils. I cut apart the different faces […]
Halloween is a fun time for babies and toddlers. After all, they get to dress up like their favorite ghouls and get tons of stuff they love (read, candy!). However, it is important that while they have fun, they also stay safe. Here are some safety tips for a fun, creepy Halloween. Halloween Costume Safety […]
I love fall and everything about it, but especially the desserts! But fall is also so busy with preparing kids’ costumes, decorating the porch for Halloween, and assembling our no-candy treats for the neighbors – not to mention sports and school and all. the. soccer. Who has time for baking tons of desserts? So I […]
So time and logic aside, let’s talk Advent Calendars. There are plenty of nice ones you could buy from any store, but come on, if I can make one, you can make one. And my DIY Advent Calendar will cost you less money and look that much cuter on display in your house.