Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies

Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies

This creative recipe is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Imperial Sugar, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. They say the kitchen is the heart of the home and I would have to agree.  I have so many memories of spending time in the kitchen helping my mom make dinner and standing on a stool licking the beaters and baking cookies.  It's been a while since I've baked treats with my kids so I decided to fix that with these Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies. I love … [Read more...]

The Munster Mansion

Herman Muster Mansion

Did you ever watch The Munsters as a kid?  I remember watching the black and white reruns of this unusual American family of benign monsters and we even catch old reruns from time to time and watch them with our kids.  But my husband is the real fan!  A few years ago he stumbled on a website for The Munster Mansion (don't ask me why he was searching for The Munster's house, I quit asking questions a long time ago.)  :)  And to his surprise an actual, real-live replica of The Munster's house … [Read more...]

Black and White Pumpkins #TrickYourPumpkin

TrickYourPumpkin Black and White Halloween Decor

My pumpkins got a sparkly makeover for Halloween and I'm pretty smitten with my new Halloween vignette. I'm a big fan of black and white Halloween decorations, just take a look at my Mummy and Me Halloween Soiree (which by the way was featured in the October issue of Yum Food & Fun for Kids Magazine!)  While black and white is classic every now and then you have to add a little bit of pizzazz and #trickyourpumpkin.  And in my opinion you can never go wrong with gold glitter! Now … [Read more...]

DIY Rock Star Halloween Costume

DIY Halloween Costume_Rock Star

When it comes to Halloween costumes I love easy, inexpensive homemade costumes. And this year my daughter is going to rock Trick-or-Treating in her DIY Rock Star Halloween Costume. If your kids haven't decided what they want to be yet for Halloween then you are in luck.  This months Michaels Makers challenge is all about DIY Halloween costumes with lots of inspiration on Michaels.com.  Including this super easy and inexpensive idea for your music loving divas.  Doesn't every little girl have … [Read more...]

Halloween Monster Guts Punch

Halloween Monster Guts Punch by Giggles Galore

Halloween is always more fun when there are terrifying treats or creepy recipes involved.  Which is why your kids are going to love my new kid-friendly mocktail recipe for  Halloween Monster Guts Punch. This punch is perfect for parties, like our Mad Scientist Party or for an extra creepy Halloween dinner drink.  This sweet and bubbly drink may look frightening, but don't be afraid it's super easy to make and sure to be a hit with the kids. What's not to love?  This bubbly concoction … [Read more...]

8 Halloween Treats & Freebies

8 Halloween Treats and Freebies by Giggles Galore

I’m helping you get Halloween ready today with 8 treat ideas and free printables from fellow creative bloggers I adored. I love how each of these projects are simple to do and an easy way to turn an ordinary celebration into an Extraordinary one! Everything from tasty treats to pretty decorations these ideas will help you transform any Halloween celebration whether big or small.  Follow the links for full tutorials or downloads.   Halloween goodies from the top left to bottom … [Read more...]

Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons

Mummy-Spoons-and-Dessert-Cups

Make this year's Halloween party or dinner extra spooky with these easy Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons.  Tie these fun mummy wrapped spoons to mini pudding cups for a special spooky treat, or just set the table with them for your Halloween dinner before Trick-or-Treating, either way your kids are going to love this quick and easy craft! Plus, I've teamed up with my crafty friends to bring you 7 other festive black and white ideas that are sure to make this one Spook-tacular Halloween! Girl … [Read more...]

Easy Halloween Chex Mix

Halloween Chex Mix

This tasty and easy recipe is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Albertsons #StockUpSale, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. Surprise your little goblins and ghost with this easy Halloween Chex Mix, a combination of sweet and salty snack mix that is guaranteed to be gobbled up! This easy to make snack mix is addictive and it's perfect for parties and makes great gifts too!  Teachers, friends and neighbors will love getting a darling hand-painted candy corn … [Read more...]

Halloween Candy Corn Gifts

Halloween Candy Corn Pots

Candy Corn and Halloween go together, you just can't have Halloween without these sweet little candies making an appearance.  Even if you don't love the sweet little confections you'll love these cute Halloween Candy Corn Pots.  Fill them with treats for a fun gift for teachers, friends and neighbors. Here is what you'll need to make these cute candy corn pots: Medium size clay pots Yellow, orange and white craft paint Paint brushes Start by painting the entire pot with a base … [Read more...]

Mad Scientist Halloween Party

Kid Friendly Mad Scientist Halloween Party

This sponsored post is brought to you by World Market. However, all opinions, ideas and photographs are 100% my own. Welcome, step into my laboratory won't you?!? October, one of my favorite times of the year, is finally here and I'm kicking things off with a Mad Scientist Halloween Party.  I've teamed up with World Market to showcase their 2014 Halloween Decor and to help host The World Market's Book of Life Sweepstakes. If you're planning a party this month to celebrate Halloween why not … [Read more...]