Category: Fall

Autumn Scrapbook Paper Pumpkins

scrapbook paper pumpkins

DIY Scrapbook Paper Pumpkins. These DIY scrapbook paper pumpkins are simple to do and require only a few supplies.  If you are someone whole loves to scrap book, this project will appeal to you!  I love holiday projects that are easy to do, are not intended to last long (so they don’t need to be…

Make Your Own Thanksgiving Cornucopia Centerpiece

DIY Baked Thanksgiving Cornucopia

DIY Thanksgiving Cornucopia. Time to decorate your table in style. Sure, you can purchase a cornucopia, but why not try making one in the oven.  It’s easy to do if you use frozen bread dough. To Make the centerpiece, you will need the following supplies: Disposable 12-14″ aluminum pizza pan Nonstick cooking spray Baking Sheet…

DIY Cinnamon and Nut Wreath

DIY Cinnamon Nut Wreath.

This is the time of the year when most homes have wreaths on their front doors. But before you add your Christmas themed wreath, how about this Cinnamon nut wreath? October 22 is national nut day.  Since we’ll be using nuts as a decoration on the wreath, it’s a good day to get it started.…

DIY Indian Corn Cakes

DIY Indian Corn Cakes

This do it yourself project for Indian Corn cakes will really brighten up your Thanksgiving table.   The cakes are authentic looking and are easy to make. Indian corn is a traditional fall decorating material. It is rustic and can be used in many ways.  For this project we’ll be duplicating the look in a cake…

Thanksgiving Dinner Menu Plaque

This DIY Thanksgiving dinner menu plaque tells your holiday guests what is on the menu for the celebration.

Let your holiday guests know what will be on the menu with this Thanksgiving dinner menu plaque. Thanksgiving is such a wonderful time to gather your loved ones and make a meal from your heart that you know they will love.  Let your dinner guests know what is on the menu with this stylish Thanksgiving…

White Chenille Pumpkins

White Chenille Pumpkins

DIY Cenille Pumpkins There are, honestly, not many Halloween decoration that I would consider displaying in my home.  I did when my daughter was younger but those days have passed now. When I saw this lovely Chenille pumpkin set on Erin Art and Gardens I was impressed. This was something that I would display with…

Pigs in a Pilgrim Hat Thanksgiving Appetizer

Pigs in a Pilgrim Hat

This cute pigs in a Pilgrim hat recipe is a variation on the old “pigs in a blanket” appetizer, except in this case the pigs are all dressed up for Thanksgiving. One of the best parts for me about the holidays is having some fun with food.  These little pilgrim hats have a spicy surprise…

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…

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

FindWhen 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…

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.  …

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…

Turkey Veggie Platter

Turkey Veggie Platter

This is the time of the year when the pounds get packed on with all the holiday eating.  This cute centerpiece of veggies still has a Thanksgiving flair but none of the empty calories from sugary concoctions. Ingredients: Romaine or leaf lettuce 1 cucumber, sliced 1 red bell pepper 1 yellow bell pepper 1 green…