Easy Polka Dot Cupcakes

Easy Polka Dot Cupcakes - Colorful and Fun!

How fun are these colorful cupcakes? My kids absolutely LOVE to make - and eat - them! They think it's just about the best thing ever to take a bite and see what color is inside! These would be perfect for Easter or a spring party - or switch up the colors for any holiday or season. You could do chocolate cupcakes with orange centers for Halloween; red and green for Christmas; pink, red, and purple for Valentine's Day, and so on. The options are endless! And even though they might look pretty … [Read more...]

Spooky Spirit: 10 Halloween Decorations

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Get into the Halloween spirit with some spooky Halloween decorations and transform your home into the coolest trick-or-treat destination on your block! Here are 10 Halloween decoration ideas we love: 1. This Vintage Halloween Mantel from Lolly Jane is freakishly fancy, complete with lace-covered pumpkins and spooky silhouettes. 2. The Happy Housie shares several decorating ideas on her Halloween House Tour, including this fun whimsical pumpkin centerpiece. 3. Make your own Felt … [Read more...]

Halloween Out of Candy Sign: Free Printable

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Does anyone else have a problem with late-night trick-or-treaters coming to your door long after your own kids are in bed and your lights are out? years ago I stumbled across THIS idea for a Halloween Out of Candy Sign and I decided to implement it at my own home. Do you want one for your front door? Here you go! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE COPY Print it and tape it to your front door, or frame it and hang it if  you want it to be a bit more festive! *Personal use only- please do … [Read more...]

Freaky Food: 20 Halloween Recipes

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Take a look at the 20 Freaky Halloween Recipes that have been linked to our link parties: Halloween Monster Cookie Sandwiches // Barns and Noodles Spooky Snack // Echoes of Laughter Halloween Bundt Cake // Sugar Swings Halloween Monster Treats // The 36th Avenue Mini Mummy Cakes // A Typical English Home Worm-Infested Goblin Blood // I Dig Pinterest Dead Black Velvet Cupcakes // Somewhat Simple Mummy Bars // Bloom Designs Monster Cupcakes // I Dig … [Read more...]

Last Minute Trick-or-Treat Bag Printables


If you're like me, you probably have memories of carrying around an old pillowcase on Halloween night and watching it fill up with endless amounts of sugar. There's a few things I didn't like about the pillowcase as a kid. One: it was so big and awkward. Two: it had no handles. And, now, looking back on it, Three: it was pretty ugly. But, hey, in a pinch, there's nothing wrong with a pillowcase; it does the job. There's definitely much more practical options out there for trick or treat bags. … [Read more...]