Black and Teal Halloween Pumpkins with Dots and Sprinkles

Have you picked up your pumpkins yet?  If you want to do some quick and easy Halloween decorating, I think pumpkins are the way to go.  We picked up a few small ones at the pumpkin patch and decided to paint them with some black and teal-colored paint.  My little girl loves painting and doing crafts, so she was happy to take on this simple, kid-friendly project.  She did require , however, that sprinkles get involved, too! ...more
Your pumpkins are so cute! I am pretty last-minute with Halloween decorations too!more

Mad Scientist Specimen Jar DIY

This year for my Halloween party, I decided to give my wet bar a "mad scientist" theme. I picked up beakers at the thrift store, displayed a Frankenstein head between bar glasses, and had fun making the final touch: specimen jars. ...more

Last Minute No Sew DIY Emmet From The Lego Movie Costume

Last Minute No Sew DIY EmmetFrom The Lego Movie Costume...more

Halloween - Fear the Pumpkin!

Many dangers lurk during the Halloween season.We worry about tainted treats being passed out on Halloween....more

Easy Oyster Craft

Students show off their oysters....more

You've Been Ghosted by PicMonkey

You’ve Been Ghosted by PicMonkeyHave you been Ghosted this Halloween? I hope you have and are spreading the Halloween fun in your neighborhood. If you’re not familiar with Ghosting, it’s the sweet treat version of ‘doorbell dash’. You create a little poem like the one shown below, gather some of kids’ favorite Halloween candy and drop it on your neighbor’s doorstep as you knock or ring and dash away....more
Haven't heard of this but that sounds like a fun way to celebrate Halloween and I love ...more

Easy DIY No-Sew Alien Costume

I have found, in the past few years, that I have a ridiculous amount of fun crafting with duct tape. I couldn't give you any logical reason but, judging by the fact that there is an entire aisle of the stuff in my local supermarket, I'm guessing I'm not the only one who feels that way....more

How to Create a Pinecone Vase

Pinecones. So.Many.Pinecones!My home is surrounded by White Pine trees, which means each fall we are blessed with pinecones. HOWEVER, 2014 must be the year of the pinecones as our ENTIRE yard (and driveway, and roof, and porches, etc., etc., etc.) is COVERED with pinecones. I love decorating and creating with pinecones & by the looks of this year's bounty, I have enough pinecones to complete a project every single day from now until next October. LOTS of pinecone projects are currently in the works, so get ready! ;) :D...more

Weekend Photo Hunt (Funny-Work Tool)

Wouldn't it be funny to see a mouse knitting. So I decided it would be fun to have anther give away....more