Halloween Crafts and DIY Ideas

Here are some terrific ideas for Halloween crafts to do with the kids and whole family. Ideas to entertain, celebrate and decorate. We have found Halloween decorations, easy crafts and kids costume ideas.

Healthy Candy Corn Snack

Healthy Candy Corn Snack
It’s Halloween night and oh what a fright! Hope all the little goblins, princesses and super heroes have a safe and successful Halloween! And hopefully bring home some of Mom and Dads favorite candy too!

Here is a great snack … Read More...

How to make a fairy twig crown

Flower Fairy Crown TEXT If you are in need of a last minute Halloween costume simply go outside and gather up some sticks and twigs then pop on over to the link Nikki sent in to the blog Tikkido for the easy tutorial on… Read More...

Strawberry Ghosts

Strawberry Ghosts
Do you have friends come over before the kids go out trick-or-treating? Here is a cute treat that you can enjoy before heading out.

You really can’t go wrong with chocolate covered strawberries. You need white chocolate, strawberries and mini … Read More...

Poison Toffee Apples

Toffee-Apples
Snow White would not have tried the poison apple if it looked like this. These would definitely fit in well with a Nightmare before Christmas theme though.

You may have all the ingredients all ready in your pantry. You need … Read More...

Tutorial: No-sew monster claw gloves

Tutorial: No-sew monster claw gloves Tutorial: No-sew monster claw gloves

Caroline from Salsa Pie shows how you can make a pair of monster claw gloves – quick, easy, and with no sewing required.  You’ll start with a pair of inexpensive gloves and then add felt … Read More...

Monsters from Clay

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Last week I got to hang out with the local Cubs – the younger Scouts. We made clay things of course. I started them off with Jack O Lanterns and encouraged them to go from there and make little scrap … Read More...

DIY Ombre Pumpkin Halloween Decoration

Need a last minute Halloween decoration? Are you looking for a Halloween or fall decoration that’s less messy than scooping piles of innards? I love these pumpkins that Brittany created!

Here is an easy guide on how to make your … Read More...

Easy Pumpkin Pretzels

EASY-PUMPKIN-PRETZELS
Pictures speak more than words sometimes. This is one of those times. This recipe is self explanatory through the pictures. You need mini pretzels, orange chocolate melts(the recipe states white chocolate with orange food coloring) and green candy. Melt the … Read More...

Let’s Make Halloween Pompoms

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Make a Soft ghost, skulls or eyeballs with Mr P of “Mr printables”!  These are all cute for all age kids. Mr P has complete instructions on how to make each project with pictures. Give one of these a try, … Read More...

Grain-Free Mummy Cookies

Grain-Free Mummy Cookies
This recipe is Paleo and SCD. Because it is no fun being left out due to allergies. I’ve been lucky that I hadn’t had to deal with food allergies. But as a parent my heart went out to the little … Read More...

Tutorial: Chalkboard cloth pumpkin t-shirts

Tutorial: Chalkboard cloth pumpkin t-shirts Tutorial: Chalkboard cloth pumpkin t-shirts

These chalkboard cloth pumpkin shirts by Jane from Buzzmills allow your child to draw jack ‘o lantern faces on their shirts.  And because it’s chalk, they can wipe clean and draw a new one any  … Read More...

9 Fun Halloween Games

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Whether you’re planning an over the top Halloween Fright night party or a quiet night in, these Halloween games are sure to set the mood and keep the kids entertained.

The best thing about all of these Halloween party games … Read More...

Tutorial: Tickle Monster Halloween costume

Tutorial: Tickle Monster Halloween costume Tutorial: Tickle Monster Halloween costume

Joy from XOXO Grandma shows how you can make a Tickle Monster costume for a small child.  The Tickle Monster is a character in a child’s book.  She brings it to life in this adorable … Read More...

Tutorial: Chip bag Halloween costume

Tutorial: Chip bag Halloween costume Tutorial: Chip bag Halloween costume

Deanna from Sew McCool made this Dorito chip bag costume for her daughter, who had her heart set on dressing up like a chip bag for Halloween.  She shares a tutorial showing how she did … Read More...