Oct 25, 2014

Pumpkins – They Are For More Than Just Carving and Pie

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Nothing says fall quite like a pumpkin. Whether you carve it, eat it or turn it into a planter – Mr. Pumpkin is the spokesperson for fall. Pumpkins are great for Halloween, but if you play your cards right,…

Oct 24, 2014

Easy No Sew Bat Boy Costume

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Have I ever mentioned that I don’t like to sew?  Ya it’s true.  There is so much ironing, measuring and ugh time.  I’m a glue stuff to stuff kind of gal.  That same thing is true when my kids…

Oct 21, 2014

How to Decorate a Halloween Candy Corn Tree

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Have you ever seen a 7ft tall Christmas tree colored like a piece of candy corn?  No?  Well then you have never been in my bedroom during Halloween. I was fortunate enough to have Treetopia

Oct 16, 2014

Glow in the Dark Ghoulish Family Photos

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Everything is spookier when it glows in the dark.  Duh, that is just common knowledge.  This same pearl of Halloween wisdom is true for old black and white family photos (scan and use copies not the original heirloom), kids…

Oct 09, 2014

Dia De Los Muertos Planters and Faux Rock Cactus DIY

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You know how I ease my postpartum Halloween crafting pain?  With Day of the Dead crafts.  Lucky for me my pal Kathy Cano-Murillo has a brand spanking new line of adorable products for me to choose from.  Did you…

Sep 30, 2014

My Top Tips for Throwing the Perfect Party

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All fall long you listen to me blather on and on about my annual Halloween party and all the decorations and baking that go along with it.  Want to know some of my VERY FAVORITE party throwing tips?  These…

Sep 25, 2014

Using Blue in Your Halloween Decor

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What is a ghost’s favorite color?  Boo! Blue is quickly becoming one of my favorite Halloween colors too.  Not say royal, sky or navy so much as teal.  Done right blue green can fit in with your more traditional…