12 Halloween Porch Ideas

Halloween Porch Decor and a Sit For A Spell Chair

Though most of you already have your porch all decorated and festive for Halloween, there may still be some naked porches out there. If you find your porch lacking in Halloween decor, maybe these 12 Halloween porch ideas will inspire you. ... ... 12 Halloween Porch Ideas ... Spooky style via Midwest Living ... Halloween porch via Corner House ... Halloween porch decor via The V Spot ... Candy cone decorations via Country Living ... Front porch mummies via Bombshell Bling ... Front porch Halloween pillows via House of Smiths ... Halloween porch ideas via … [Read more...]

Show & Tell No. 69: Fun Pumpkin Crafts

Pumpkin Craft

Show & Tell Highlights Wow. There were so many great posts this last week. So hard to narrow it down and just pick a few to feature...I will definitely be sharing some fun ideas on Facebook and Pinterest this week! In the meantime, I thought you guys might enjoy some fun pumpkin crafts...pumpkin projects...whatever...it will be pumpkiny. These dollar store pumpkins are worth a million bucks. Dollar store ribbon pumpkins via Rain on a Tin Roof Learn how to age mason jar rings. Faux Aged Canning Ring Pumpkin via LollyJane Ohmygosh! No one and I mean no one makes cuter cookies than … [Read more...]

Saturday Share: Simple Halloween Scrapbook {Giveaway}

Project Life Halloween Mini Book

Today I have a fun project and a giveaway in addition to the regular link-up!  Big fan of Halloween here. BIG. It sort of runs in the family. We have a lot of great Halloween photos, like this one from last year... Or this goofy one from our Halloween dinner two years ago... And my sister-in-law has some super-fun images as well, like this one of my nephew... With all of these great images available, I wanted to create a fun, but simple, Halloween scrapbook for my parents. Simple Halloween Scrapbook I am not much of a scrapbooker to start with, but I am a huge fan of Project … [Read more...]

My 14 Favorite DIY Halloween Costumes

No Sew Baby Owl Costume

Though I may not be super crafty, I do love all the fabulous DIY Halloween costumes populating Pinterest accounts and RSS feeds. Here are my top 14 favorites. ... ... 14 Delightful DIY Halloween Costumes ... No sew baby owl costume via Girl Loves Glam ... Semi-homemade gypsy costume via This Mama Makes Stuff ... Little bearded gnome via Spoonful ... Pumpkin witchy balloon dress via Sew Country Chick ... Dress up wings via Pretty Prudent ... Toy army guy via Wild Ink ... DIY peacock tutorial via The Train to Crazy ... Willy Wonka costumes via More Than … [Read more...]

DIY Sleepy Hallow Halloween Sign

DIY Sleepy Hallow Halloween Sign 6

Hi friends!  I can't believe it is October already!  Bring on the Halloween Decor!  Today I'm sharing this cute DIY Sleepy Hallow Halloween Sign with you. I was recently hanging out with one of my best blogging buddies and we happened to be thrifting it up at our local Goodwill store. I came across this pretty typical Halloween sign that I'm sure was from a craft store as a pre-made sign you could purchase.  It just wasn't my style but I liked the jagged cut wood and the possibility of what it could be.  So I snagged it for $3.  I knew one thing for sure, I wanted a black and white sign.  So … [Read more...]

18 Pumpkin Crafts

18 Pumpkin Craft Ideas

I'm pretty sure mid September is the perfect time to start crafting (and eating) all things pumpkin. Today's 18 pumpkin crafts will help get those pumpkin-shaped wheels turning and have you ready for autumn before the first leaf falls. ... ... 18 Pumpkin Crafts ... Baker's twine pumpkins via The Country Chic Cottage ... Corn husk & white pumpkins via Homework ... Black & white pumpkin topiaries via The V Spot ... DIY ruffled fabric pumpkins via My Blessed Life ... Chocolate-dipped pumpkin strawberries via Denna's Ideas ... Floral wire pumpkins via Mad in … [Read more...]

Ideas for Leftover Halloween Candy

recipes to use leftover Halloween candy

You've cleared out the cobwebs, cleaned up the costumes and everyone's crashing from their sugar high...What are you going to do with all of that leftover Halloween candy? After about a week, the kids get sick of their candy. Of course, they're not ready to throw it out and so we're always looking for things to do with it... Mique, from Thirty Handmade Days, has a great idea. She used it to create a fun candy scavenger hunt for her kids. Go check it out and download the free printable. Bananas. You either love them or you hate them. I fall into the love category and I think these frozen … [Read more...]

Parmesan Crisps Recipe

parmesan crisps recipe

There's nothing better than finding a recipe that's easy to make, delicious to eat and is fancy enough for special occasions... This last week we had our "formal" Halloween dinner and one of our featured dishes was mummy skin...a.k.a parmesan crisps with hummus. Parmesan crisps are super-easy to make and they can dress up almost any meal. I tend to make them more in the winter since they go so well with soup. Parmesan Crisps Recipe Ingredients and supplies: grated parmesan cheese parchment paper Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper … [Read more...]

20 Easy Halloween Snacks

Halloween snacks

It's hard to believe Halloween is in just a few short days...We're all ready to go (I think), but I am always looking for a few last minute easy ideas. Today I've rounded up 20 easy Halloween snacks that you can make on the fly. You're quickly going to realize that I am a "sucker" for desserts on a stick. Especially when they look harder than they really are. Try these easy cinnamon candy apple. Perfect for your little princess or a grownup party as well... I may be the biggest fan of the Oreo Pops designed by Amy, from The Idea Room. She's probably got a half dozen Halloween Oreo Pop … [Read more...]

Ghostly Grub Halloween Treat

Halloween treat

Several of our Halloween traditions seem to revolve around a particular movie for some reason... You might remember I talked about our annual Great Pumpkin showing when I shared the orange slice candy pumpkin a few weeks ago? This week, we watched Hocus Pocus. Anyone else remember that one? I wanted to make a popcorn treat for our screening and decided to go with a popcorn candy mix. Ghostly grub anyone? Halloween Popcorn Treat Ingredients Unflavored popcorn - I like to make my own homemade microwave popcorn. It's tons cheaper. Candy corn Candy corn M&Ms (you could use regular … [Read more...]