Easy Pumpkin Patties


Delightfully easy Pumpkin Patties are the perfect no-bake treat to celebrate the season with. The cute factor here is off the charts! It’s a little ironic that my first pumpkin recipe of the season doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin –  like, at all. But I hope you’ll forgive me because these pumpkin-shaped patties have cute written […]

DIY Black Widow Spider


This DIY Black Widow Spider is the perfect Halloween craft for you to make with the kids!  Easy, fun, and festive! This post brought to you by The Orkin Ecologist. All opinions are 100% mine. Tis the season for creepy crawlies!!  Once a year we celebrate all things creep, crawly, slimy, icky, and scary for […]

BOO Halloween Door Hanger


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Starburst. I received product samples to facilitate my review and promotional item as a thank you for participating. I have always loved decorating for Halloween.  Every year I play the waiting game until it’s an “acceptable” time for me to start decorating.  The kids […]

Candy Corn Sugar Cookie Bark


Candy Corn Sugar Cookie Bark is perfect for Halloween!  A tried and true kid-pleasing treat! Woohoo!  October is finally here!  One of my very favorite things about the Halloween season is candy corn.  I’ll admit it – I’m totally addicted.  And it’s not just the candy corn – those Mellowcreme Pumpkins are pretty amazing too. […]

Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal Walnut Raisin Cookies


Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal Walnut Raisin Cookies combine all the fabulous flavors of Fall in a cookie! Yes.  It’s true.  I’m posting my first pumpkin recipe in August.  But hey!  It’s the END of August and this weekend is Labor Day weekend and of course September is just a few days away and when I think […]

Healthy Halloween Snack: Witch Fingers {Recipe}

Witch Fingers

I think it’s not a huge assumption on my part to say that all kids consume a little more sugar than usual on Halloween.  When we have a Halloween party, I always like to offer up some healthy treats to our guests.  Carrot Witch Fingers are the perfect snack or appetizer to served up at […]

Bewitching Apples – A Fun Halloween Treat!

Witch Treats

This post brought to you by Mars candy. All opinions are 100% mine. Wow!  Halloween is ALMOST here!  We usually host on Halloween because we’re the only family with little ones and let’s face it – Halloween is more fun when you’re enjoying it as a family :)  I love making up special treats to surprise […]

Pom Pom Pumpkins – Kid’s Halloween Craft Idea

Pom Pom Pumpkins

Make these Pom Pom Pumpkins with the kids this Halloween season! Super fun and SO easy too! I love making pom pom crafts because they are so easy to make and the boys can really participate in the fun.  Last year I shared my somewhat unorthodox method for making pom poms as well as some […]

Halloween Subway Art {Free Printable!}

Halloween Subway Art Printable

I almost forgot to share this with you!  I made this Halloween Subway Art last month when we started decorating and I was just going through my files and found it :)  There’s still a few weeks before Halloween right??  This image is an 8×10.  You can download the file here.  Enjoy! More Halloween fun! […]

Candy Corn Star Burst {#Craft}

Candy Corn Star Burst

This Candy Corn Star Burst is a fun and festive craft for the fall season! Candy corn is the one candy that I feel is quintessential Halloween candy.  When I see candy corn in the store, I think two things “Yay!  It’s getting close to Halloween!” and “Why are they putting out Halloween stuff in August??” […]

Gardening in the Fall with Pumpkin Planters


This post brought to you by Scotts Miracle-Gro. All opinions are 100% mine. Lately I’ve been so busy decorating for Fall inside of my house that the outdoors have been completely neglected!  There are so many ways to Find beauty in the Fall but one of my favorites is by planting flowers.  Mums are a favorite of […]

B-Witchin’ Pumpkins – A Fun Halloween Craft Idea!


Reece and I had a lot of fun yesterday making these adorable witch pumpkins. He picked out the yarn and was decidedly impressed with the end result. I have to say, this was the most fun I have had doing a craft project in awhile. Once you have the bodies built it’s just like playing […]

Candy Corn Fudge Recipe

Candy Corn Fudge

This Candy Corn Fudge recipe is the perfect treat all season long!  Rich chocolate fudge studded with sweet candy corns – so delicious! Fudge is one of those quintessential candies that I associate with the holidays.  Granted, it’s more commonly eaten during Thanksgiving and Christmas but heck – why not Halloween?  I haven’t ever had […]

Scrappy Pumpkins


Scrappy Pumpkins are a fun way to decorate for the Fall season! As Halloween quickly approaches, I have had fun recalling some “oldies but goodies” pumpkin crafts.  One of these classics makes use of a cardboard roll and strips of paper to make a pumpkin.  I put my own spin on this craft using decorative […]