Category: Holidays

DIY Halloween Costumes For Adults

DIY Gothic American Halloween Costume

Make your Own Halloween Costumes There are countless retail Halloween costumes that you can purchase for your Halloween party, but why not make your own instead? With a few supplies and a bit of creativity, you can come up with something that no one else at the party will likely be wearing. Here are a…

Rice Krispie Candy Corn Turkey Balls

Rice Krispie Candy Corn Turkey Balls

October 30 is National Candy Corn Day, which makes it the perfect day to make these Rice Krispie Candy corn Turkey Balls. They are sweet as can be and the kids will just love to help make them. Many national days are associated with food. What more perfect way to celebrate than with a favorite…

New Uses for Christmas Cards

Recycle Used Christmas Cards Most people get a lot of Christmas cards every year and then end up just throwing them away in January. But wait.  Don’t throw them out – recycle them. With a bit of thought and creativity, you can find new uses for old cards. Make them into Gift tags for next…

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

This sweet Mason Jar snowman Glow light would look great on a mantle or coffee table.  He is made from a recycled mason jar and is just adorable. Recycling old items into new holiday decor is one of the fun parts of the holidays for me.  See my alphabet block Christmas tree for another fun…

Cute Turkey Cupcakes

Turkey cupcake

These adorable turkey cupcakes will make be the star of your Thanksgiving Dessert Table. They are colorful and bright and will be gobbled up in a flash! It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  This means lots of turkey with gravy and stuffing. But don’t let the turkeys stop there.  This…

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ghost Sandwiches

When it’s time for Halloween to roll around, it’s hard to get kids to sit still for any meal.  Turn the season to your advantage with these cute peanut butter and jelly ghost sandwiches. Your child will love this Ghost Sandwich! Transform an ordinary sandwich into a Halloween work of art that your child will…

Lightbulb Snowman – Cute Christmas Light Bulb Craft

Lightbulb Snowman DIY craft project

Don’t you love to recycle common household items into cute decor projects?  This adorable lightbulb snowman uses a common light bulb with some inexpensive craft supplies to make the sweetest Christmas decor idea ever. This fun little snowman would make a great ornament or gift for a special friend.   I love the way the top…

Christopher Columbus Jello Boats

Christopher Columbus jello ships

These little Christopher Columbus Jello Boats are a cute snack to send to your child’s school to celebrate Columbus day. Columbus Day Snack:  Christopher Columbus Sailing Ships The recipe is simple.  Just use blue jello cups, add a skewer (could even be a pretzel for more fun) and add an orange slice. Top the whole…

Marshmallow Turkey Cookies

Marshmallow Turkey Cookie

If you love to decorate cookies, this recipe for Marshmallow Turkey cookies is for you. They are as much fun to make as they are to eat. Printable Recipe – Marshmallow Turkey Cookies The cookies are made with a store bought chocolate marshmallow cookie, some short breads, frosting and a steady hand! To make the…

10 best Halloween Recipes

10 Favorite Halloween Recipes

Looking for a neat recipe for your Halloween party this year?  Why not try one of these great Halloween recipes? Whip up a Fright with one of these Halloween Recipes All are fairly easy to do and will delight both the young and young at heart.  Just click on any of the images to go…

Canadian Thanksgiving Holiday

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving

Celebrate Fall with Canadian Thanksgiving Both the United States and Canada celebrate Thanksgiving but the traditions are rooted in very different origins. Canadian Thanksgiving origins stem from European traditions.  Long before the Europeans settled in North America, festivals of thanks and celebrations of local harvests took place all over Europe in the month of October.  …

Mini Christmas Pizzas

Mini Christmas Pizzas

What could be more fun that pizza at Christmas time?  Why, Mini Christmas pizzas, I think!  Use your cookie cutters to turn an ordinary pizza into a special treat. I found these adorable pizzas on Rhodes, and thought I would give them a go. These sweet mini pizzas are perfect for your Christmas buffet table. …

Beer Cheese Stuffed Pretzel for Oktoberfest

Beer Cheese Stuffed Pretzel for Oktoberfest

Celebrate Oktoberfest and National Pretzel Day with these Beer and cheese stuffed pretzels.  What is Oktoberfest? Oktoberfest is an autumn festival which is held in Munich, Germany, in late September and early October. It features the drinking of large amounts of beer, great tasting food and amusement rides and activities. Pretzels are also associated with…

Halloween Quotes and Graphics

Frightful Halloween quote

Each season seems to lend itself to quotes, jokes and motivational sayings and Halloween is no exception. These Halloween quotes are a fun way to celebrate the holiday with friends. Quotes are a great way to put yourself, your friends, and your family in a good mood – no matter what is going on around…