Category: Holidays

Halloween Quotes and Graphics – 75 Sayings to Set a Mood

A spray can labeled "Halloween" that sprays out bats.

A great way to celebrate Halloween is by enjoying quotes. These Halloween quotes are perfect for sharing with friends and setting the mood. Quotes have a special way of bringing people together and creating joy by celebrating their topic matter. They are a great way to put yourself, your friends, and your family in a…

Halloween Car Decorations – Decorate Your Car For Halloween

Pumpkin car decorations in a car trunk.

Halloween is the time to really go all out in the way of decorations. And the decorations don’t have to stop with your home. These creative Halloween car decorations will make Halloween a mobile holiday too! We all love to decorate for the holidays each year with DIY Halloween decorations when the season rolls around.…

Beetlejuice Snake Porch Decor DIY – Halloween Scary Snake Basket

Beetlejuice snake DIY project

Fans of Tim Burton will love this DIY Beetlejuice snake porch decor. The Halloween scary snake basket is sure to bring screams of fright and delight to your trick or treating visitors.  This porch decor project was inspired by the 1988 movie “Beetlejuice.” My version of the snake in the movie makes such a fun…

Kids Halloween Costumes – The Best Amazon Picks of 2020

best kids halloween costumes

Are you looking for quick and easy kids Halloween costumes? I have rounded up the best costumes and costume kits for kids on Amazon, below. If you need a costume for your child this Halloween that is inexpensive, cute, and easy, look no further. In the list below, I’ve linked to my favorite kid’s Halloween…

Easter Midnight Kiss Cocktail – Easter Themed Cocktails

Easter midnight kiss cocktail

Easter is not just for the kids with this yummy cocktail recipe.  This pretty drink is one that I call an Easter Midnight Kiss Cocktail.  It conjures up thoughts of a romantic evening for two before the fun of Easter Egg hunts the next morning. If you enjoy making and drinking cocktails, be sure to…

Peeps Centerpiece – Whimsical Easter Table Decoration

Peeps Centerpiece

This adorable Peeps Centerpiece will be the hit of your Easter table. The project is simple to do and uses edible grass for an extra tasty treat. The kids will love helping you make this fun table decoration.  (and it will be a miracle if all the candy makes it into the jar!) Join me…

Love Potion Cocktail – Valentine’s Day Drink Recipe

Love Potion Cocktail

Valentine’s day is a special day to show your love of another person in your life in a special way. One way to do this is with fancy cocktail recipes. This simple Love Potion Cocktail is easy to make and so pretty to look at, too. Another day to share this romantic drink with your…

Chinese New Year Celebrations and Traditions

Chinese new year traditions

Chinese New Year is a traditional Chinese holiday that is celebrated on the first day of the Chinese calendar.  In 2020, the first day of the Chinese New Year falls on January 25 – almost a month later than our normal New Year.  This special day on the Chinese calendar is also celebrated in quite…

Magic Reindeer Food – DIY Project to Delight The Children

Magic Reindeer Food

This Magic Reindeer Food Recipe is so much fun to make. All kids (and grownups) will love to sprinkle the reindeer snack in their yard to guide the reindeer and Santa’s sleigh to their home on Christmas Eve. Many households make cookies for Santa Claus to leave out on Christmas Eve, but what about his…

Graveyard Picket Fence – Halloween Fence Table Decoration

Pumpkin candy dish in graveyard

Are you planning on having a Halloween party this year? This graveyard picket fence is the perfect way to display your favorite Halloween sweet treats.  It is one of my favorite kid-inspired DIY Halloween decorations. Nothing sets the mood for a Halloween party better than a table centerpiece with a spooky look.  And if you…

20 DIY Fall Decor Ideas – Easy and Inexpensive Autumn Projects

Autumn home decor

Let’s welcome Autumn with these delightful DIY fall decor ideas. When the cool weather hits, it is time to bring the warm colors of autumn indoors with beautiful and inexpensive fall decorating ideas that use pumpkins, leaves, gourds, and so much more. I love this time of the year. Everything changes in such a dramatic…

Candy Corn Pudding Pops

Candy corn pudding pops

This is such a fun time of the year for spending time in the kitchen. It’s sort of a cross between cooking and crafting.  These candy corn pudding pops are a fun treat to make and are the perfect choice for those who love the traditional Halloween and Thanksgiving candy corn. Did you know that…

Oreo Cookie Pops – Halloween Mummy Cookie Pop Recipe

Oreo mummy pops

These Oreo cookie pops are a spooky snack on a stick. These mummy shapes are super easy to make and perfect for a Halloween party or for handing out to trick or treaters. Since October 28 is National Chocolate Day, these fun cookie pops are the perfect way to celebrate, white chocolate style! National days…

No Sew Fortune Cookies for National Fortune Cookie Day

July 20 is National Fortune Cookie Day

July 20 is National Fortune Cookie Day.  This sweet treat with a fortune inside is a popular feature that ends a night out at your favorite Chinese restaurant. It’s not often that we think of fortune cookies in the middle of the year. Other than having them as a treat at Asian restaurants, the little cookies…