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!
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.
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
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
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
Our bloggers are great fans of American Idol from way back when the show aired 14 seasons ago! Well just so you know, it just started! Watch American Idol every Wednesday and Thursday 8/7 on Fox. Read more