Tag Archives: Halloween

10 Great Ways to Get Rid of Leftover Halloween Candy

My kids love to go trick-or-treating just like other kids. However, the sugar high resulting from the mountain of Halloween candy my children bring home can be a nightmare. Since my kids eat a healthy diet 90% of the time, I certainly don’t mind them indulging a bit.  However, they absolutely do not need to eat every last piece of… Keep Reading »

5 Fun Things to Do With Halloween Washi Tape

Halloween will be here before we know it.  So naturally, my mind has been turning to Halloween crafting.  My latest crafting addiction is washi tape.  I have been busy adding new Halloween washi tape assortments to my Etsy shop, so I thought I would share with you some fun ideas for using it for Halloween party treats, favors,… Keep Reading »

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating Ideas for Kids

Are your kids too young to carve a pumpkin?  Then be sure to check out these fun Halloween pumpkin decorating ideas for kids that will still let the younger ones join in on the fun.  With these no-carve ideas you won’t have to worry about whether or not they will cut themselves.  (Because I am not the only… Keep Reading »

Fall Fun and Free Pumpkin Carving Patterns

Yesterday, we took the kids to Youngs Dairy in Springfield to do the corn maze and pick out a pumpkin.  It was a beautiful fall day – not too hot, not too cold.  We had a great time! On the wagon ride back, the kids started discussing how we would carve the pumpkin –  which led me to… Keep Reading »

Save Money on Halloween costumes for kids

There’s no doubt that Halloween costumes can be expensive.  I can’t stand the thought of paying $20-$30 each on a costume my kids will wear one time.  Although my oldest two no longer go trick-or-treating, the cost can still add up.  Here are a few great ways to save on Halloween costumes for kids. Make your own Halloween… Keep Reading »

Tips for Choosing Safe Halloween Costumes for Kids

Did you know that kids are 4 times more likely to be hit by a car on Halloween night than on any other night of the year?  Halloween can be so much fun for kids, but unfortunately it can also be downright dangerous if you don’t take the time to choose a safe costume. Costumes that make it… Keep Reading »

Halloween Freebies!

Everyone loves a freebie!  I have come across several Halloween freebies and thought I would share.  Between Kindle books, pumpkin patterns, craft patterns, there is a something for everyone. For Kids Halloween Coloring Pages Family Fun’s Halloween Coloring Pages Free Kindle books Dracula by Bram Stoker Frankenstein by Mary Shelley The Book of Hallowe’en by Ruth Edna Kelley… Keep Reading »