8 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

Halloween is upon us with lots of ghosts and goblins waiting to hit the streets for some Trick-Or-Treating.  Now, if you are like me, you might be wondering how to have costumes without breaking the bank.No worries, today I am going to let you in on the secret of coming up with easy costumes that can be made for little to nothing. So get ready to get your scare on!  ...more

DIY| Glow in the Dark Pumpkin

 We're counting down the days to Halloween and Haidyn refuses to put down her pumpkin from last year....more

My Bloody Blast Halloween Contest

 From bloody strawberry beet, to gory pumpkin spice, we’re looking for your most creative, most healthy holiday Blasts!...more

Halloween Haunts! Blog Hop!

BOO! Welcome to day 2 of the Halloween Haunts blog hop.  Thanks to Marian at Seamstobesew for bringing us all together.  Thanks to Fat Quarter Shop, they are giving away a $25.00 gift certificate each day of the hop. You can sign up for a chance to win at any blog that is showing the entry box....more

5 Tips To Make Your Halloween Makeup Last All Night Long

October is the start of a festive few months in our lives, beginning with Halloween. It's a fun time of the year! So many of us are planning our Halloween makeup, and considering how much time and effort we put into the day, it's important to think about keeping your makeup on your face.  ...more
as a long time sci fi con person and halloween nut, let me just say, skip the cheap Halloween ...more

Why I Hate Halloween

I have no problem with the pagan event (Samhain) overtaking the religious one (the eve of All Saints Day).I have no problem with skeleton cookies and other trappings of Mexico's Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos).I have no problem with children dressing up as witches, vampires, devils, or anything else they want to be.What I hate is the trick-or-treating. (It should really be called treat-or-vandalism.)...more

Hersheypark in the Dark Starts Today!

If you are looking for something awesome to do with your family this weekend, you need to check out the Hersheypark in the Dark event in Hershey, PA.The event runs for just three weekends, starting today. You can go October 16 – 18, October 23 – 25, or October 30 – November 1.Our family has gone for the last couple years and we LOVE spending our Halloween at Hershey....more

11 No Carve Pumpkin Decorating

These pumpkin ideas are so cute, from around the blogosphere.I love making it easy for my readers to find crafts and recipes.GO HERE TO SEE THESE AND GET INSTRUCTIONS...more

Halloween Brings Out the Scaredy Cat in Me

The only kind of Boo I want to be associated with is the one that is followed with a Hoo. Other than that, don’t even think of trying to scare me....more