Good Finds for Halloween

Besides my usual outfit and recipe highlights, I like to share what's been occupying my time lately in hopes that there is someone out there doing the same thing and could possibly benefit from the information presented. Halloween ideas have been occupying my mind these days as October 31st is fast approaching....more

Easy Cat Shirt with Printable!

Two Easy Upcycled Halloween Decorations

When I saw these two projects on Pinterest I knew I had to make them because they are cute and FREE! ...more

Halloween Spider Wreath

Today, I was able to finish up the Halloween spider wreath I'd been working on in between coats of paint in my office. It ended up quite a bit different than how I pictured it when I began (does that ever happen to you?), but I'm pretty happy with the final version. ...more
Love this idea!more

DIY Witch's Brew Halloween Sign

Easy Halloween Decorating Ideas

I confess. I started decorating for Halloween in mid-September. The bad news is that I can’t find some of my decorations. They are somewhere in our dark and somewhat cavernous storage unit. It’s not that big, but it’s full.I looked at Target, where I love to buy Halloween decor, but it looked picked over and nothing really caught my eye. I don’t want to spend a ton of money, but I do want it to feel more festive. Plus, I don’t want to replace the stuff that is “lost” because I’m just too lazy to dig it out....more

DIY Halloween Chalkboard Flower Pots

I know exactly what you're thinking. You think I've gone completely gaga over chalkboard paint. Well, my friend, you're right on the money! When Halloween is over, you can erase the message and write or draw something else. This is the craft that keeps on giving, and trick-or-treaters will surely appreciate your front porch creativity. ...more
Oh how fun! Do you think it's durable in the outdoor elements throughout the year?more

Hocus Pocus: History of Halloween, plus Costumes, Pumpkins, and Decorations

Fall is nearing an end (and winter is coming), setting the stage for Halloween. Time for trick-or-treating, costume parties, pumpkin carving, haunted houses, bobbing for apples, and bonfires.Here is a short history on Halloween, followed by a few ideas on Halloween costumes, decorations, crafts and treats....more

8 Blogs With Awesome Halloween Crafts

This month, these DIY and craft blogs are going creepy and kooky, mysterious and spooky … altogether ooky, in fact. Follow them for inspiration for everything from costumes to parties to a thousand ideas for Halloween pumpkins. ...more
Love Made's blog. It's such a great site for sewing and crafting good fun. =)more

DIY Pumpkin Planters

Pumpkins are good for more than just carving and pie. Around my house, they make great planters, too. Plastic or real, tabletop or hanging—almost any pumpkin can easily be converted into a gorgeous seasonal planter. ...more
This is the last detail I needed for my Punkin & Spice It Up Spa Party. Thank you!more