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…

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

DIY Project:  Mason Jar Snowman Light. This sweet snowman project would look great on a mantle or coffee table.  He is made from a recycled mason jar and is just adorable. To make this project, you will need the following supplies: 1 Litre Mason Jar with 2 piece snap lid Apple Barrel Gloss Paint: White,…

Cute Turkey Cupcakes

Cute Turkey Cupcakes

DIY Thanksgiving Project: Turkey Cupcakes There are many ideas on the internet for Thanksgiving inspired desserts but these cute Turkey cupcakes are very special. To make the cupcakes, you will need the following supplies: Duncan Hines Chocolate Cake mix – made into cupcakes Chocolate Frosting Vanilla Frosting Red and Yellow food coloring. Cake decorating tips. …

DIY Spider Ice Cubes

Spider ice cubes

Spook up your Halloween party with Spider Ice Cubes There are all sorts of Halloween inspired cocktails out there but these spider ice cubes turn any drink into a scary concoction. These are so easy to make.  Just collect some small dollar store spiders and drop them into water in an ice cube tray and…

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 love to eat. Just make your sandwich, use a ghost shaped cookie cutter to cut off the crusts and decorate the face with raisins for eyes.  So cute! Idea shared from BHG.

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

Columbus Day Snack:  Christopher Columbus Sailing Ships This cute snack is a great idea to send to your child’s school to celebrate Columbus day. 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 thing off with…

Marshmallow Turkey Cookies

Marshmallow Turkey Cookie

Printable Recipe – Marshmallow Turkey Cookies If you love to decorate cookies, this recipe for Marshmallow Turkey cookies is for you. The cookies are made with a store bought chocolate marshmallow cookie, some short breads, frosting and a steady hand! To make the cookies you will need the following supplies: Short bread cookies with a…

10 best Halloween Recipes

10 Favorite Halloween Recipes

Whip up a Fright with one of these Halloween Recipes Looking for a neat recipe for your Halloween party this year?  Why not try one of these great ideas? 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 to…

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. …

Lemon Shortbreads Recipe

Lemon Shortbreads Recipe

What a lovely choice these lemon shortbread cookies would make for your Christmas cookie exchange! Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel 2 cups King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 1 teaspoon salt GLAZE: 2 cups confectioners’ sugar 3 tablespoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons grated lemon…

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 from Pillsbury.  Ready in just 30 minutes!  Ingredients 1 can (13.8 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated classic pizza crust 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese (2 oz) 1 egg 1 bottle (12 oz) stout beer 1/4 cup baking soda 1 teaspoon coarse (kosher or sea)…

Halloween Quotes and Graphics

Frightful Halloween quote

Halloween Quotes to Start your Day. Each Season seems to lend itself to quotes, jokes and motivational sayings and Halloween is no exception. Halloween humor is personal. Some is bawdy, some is ghoulish and some of it is cute.  Some people don’t find anything funny about Halloween at all.  This is a list of some…

Autumn Jack O Lantern Halloween Pin

Halloween Fall Pin

Cute Halloween Fall Pin Looking for something cute to dress up a jacket lapel now that the days are getting cooler?  How about this cute Jack O Lantern fall pin? This lovely autumn inspired brooch by AS features an orange jack o lantern sitting in a cluster of green leaves and beige colored flowers. The…

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…