Trunk or Treat Decorating Ideas & Tips

Does your neighborhood or church host a trunk or treat? Or, are you sitting there asking yourself...what the heck is a Trunk or Treat?  Trunk or Treat events are one of the latest Halloween trends that lots of communities are embracing.  Think of it as a festive Halloween tailgate party where children "trick or treat" from vehicle to vehicle in a safe environment.  If you aren't were to start I have a ton of Trunk or Treat Decorating Ideas & Tips to share with you … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Hosting a Kid-Friendly Pumpkin Carving Party

Every year our family looks forward to picking out the perfect pumpkin and carving it before Halloween.  The past few years we've decided to make it an annual tradition and invite friends over to join in the fun.  Over the past few years, I've learned a thing or two and I've decided to share my top 5 tips for hosting a kid-friendly pumpkin carving party. One of the things I often hear from readers is that they wish they could host parties like me, but they just don't have the time … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Monster Tote Bag with Cricut EasyPress

Let's make a Halloween Monster Tote Bag for trick-or-treating with the Cricut EasyPress and iron-on vinyl. I'm sharing this easy Halloween monster tote bag as part of a Halloween Blog Hop with some amazing crafters.  So for those of you joining me from Toni at Design Dazzle, welcome!  And make sure that when you reach the end of my post you hop over to see what Tauni from Tauni Everett created!  I’m never disappointed with the amazing ideas they come up with! This monster … [Read more...]

FREE Wicked Good Time Halloween Party Printables

Happy Halloween! I absolutely love this month and all of the fun things the month of October brings with it . . . cooler temperatures, falling leaves, apple cider, harvest festivals and of course all of the fabulous Halloween PARTIES! Whether you have a party you are in the middle of planning or just want to add a little fun to your home this Halloween, you are going to love our FREE Wicked Good Time Halloween Party Printables! I have been inspired all of the black and white trends this year! … [Read more...]

DIY Trick or Treat Halloween Sign

Welcome to October, I’m a little behind getting my house ready, and if I’m going to be honest, the thought of digging through decorations in the garage when the temps are tickling 100* is not my idea of a good time! So, rather than dig out old decorations, I decided to make a DIY Trick or Treat Halloween Sign! I created this fun spider trick or treat SVG for my shop, use code GIGGLES to get it for just $1. My nephew has asked me to make him a trick or treat bag for him with this design. … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Candy Treat Poppers

DIY Halloween Candy Treat Poppers will take your trick or treat game to a whole new level of fun.  Filled with candy and other goodies, they're the ultimate Halloween party favors!   I created mine for our Colorful Trick or Treat Yo' Self Candy Cart, but these fun party favors can be customized to fit any party theme.  You've probably heard me mention it before, but I love using my Cricut Maker to make holiday gifts.  It's such a fun and easy way to personalize … [Read more...]

Colorful Trick or Treat Yo’ Self Candy Cart

When it comes to Halloween you can never have too much candy.  A Colorful Trick or Treat Yo' Self Candy Cart is the perfect way to pass out Halloween candy!   Whether you are looking for a unique idea to pass out Halloween candy or you want to host a simple play date for your kids, this Colorful Trick or Treat Yo' Self Candy Cart is a fun way to celebrate Halloween.  I love Halloween and hosting parties all month long, so I'm always looking for fun and unique ways to … [Read more...]

How to Host a Murder Mystery Dinner Party

Halloween is the perfect time to dress up and create a spooktacular themed party.  Murder mystery parties are an excellent way to engage and entertain friends this Halloween.  Not sure where to start?  Don't worry, I'm here to share my favorite tips and show you how to host a Murder Mystery Dinner Party that is to die for! I recently teamed up with Oriental Trading to create this bone chilling Murder Mystery dinner party.  It's full of spooky Halloween decorations, to die … [Read more...]

Spooky Halloween Boo S’mores Kits with Free Printable

Hi, this is Julie from Sprinkled with Paper. Today, I'm going to be sharing Spooky Halloween Boo S'mores Kits and one of my favorite Halloween traditions: "booing" our friends, family, and neighbors! What's "booing"? It's where you secretly drop off yummy Halloween treats or fun surprises and include a note with your delivery that encourages the recipient to keep the fun going by doing the same to at least two more houses. After being "booed", you display a "We've been booed" sign, which is … [Read more...]

15 No-Sew Group Halloween Costume Ideas

  There are two kinds of people when it comes to Halloween costumes.  The kind who meticulously plan, sew or prepare their costumes well in advance of Halloween, and then you have the others who wait until the last possible second to pull something together.  When my kids were little I used to fall into the first category, but over the years I've definitely found myself in the "Oh my goodness we need a costume TOMORROW!" category.  If that sounds like you, don't fret, I have … [Read more...]