Spider Web Pretzels – Easy Halloween Treat

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Mummy Pizza – Easy Halloween Dinner

How fun are these Mummy pizzas?  Mummy pizzas have become a Halloween family tradition that my boys can’t live without. Mummy Pizza Welcome to October, the spookiest month of the year.  We always get to start our October off with my oldest son’s birthday.  Exactly 12 years ago I became a mommy.    I cannot believe it has been that long!  My grandpa always joked about pregnant women having the “Egyptian Flu” because it would turn them into a “mummy”.  So what more perfect dinner to celebrate my becoming a “Mummy” than mummy pizza!  (I miss grandpa and his jokes. ) […]

Frankenstein Pancakes: A Fun Halloween Breakfast

Halloween is a time for making spooky food and we love making fun pancake creations.  These Frankenstein pancakes will be a huge hit with any kid. Not too scary, and tons of fun to eat! Frankenstein Pancakes It’s that time of year again!!  Hurray, I survived another brutal Nevada summer.  The days and especially nights are beginning to cool off. Fall is my absolute favorite time of year!  I still miss the changing leaves and the crisp morning air like I had growing up in Utah, but Fall is still in the air.   My boys love decorating for Halloween and we love making Halloween food together.  We started this year off with a bang with these fun and spooky Frankenstein Pancakes. […]

Awesome Halloween Costumes Boys Will Love

Halloween is such a fun time. My boys have always loved dressing up. Now that they are getting bigger, they also like to help with their costumes. They’ve been looking for some awesome Halloween costumes boys think are cool, and here are a few that they found. I’ll be honest, I think it is hard to find anything unique for boys to dress up as for Halloween, but my boys don’t seem to care.  They love superheroes, anything Star Wars related and anything scary.  We looked for what they would consider “Awesome” Halloween costumes for boys and this is what they came up with.  […]

Halloween Charades: Printable Halloween Game

This printable Halloween Charades game will be a hit of your next Halloween party and would be perfect for a school class Halloween party.  Sign up below to download your game.   Halloween Charades My youngest boys have been obsessively decorating our house for Halloween and planning their costumes.  While they are busy getting the house ready for the holiday (inside and out) I’m trying to keep up to our busy schedule.  It seems as though October is always full of activities and somehow I always end up helping at the school Halloween parties.  Now, I love parties, and especially holiday parties, but we all know that party planning can be STRESSFUL.  That’s why I’ve put together this Halloween Charades game as a fun activity for any Halloween party and any age group, without the work.  All you need to do is print, cut and play.  […]

A Spooky Halloween Game

The day has come and soon ghosts, witches and skeletons will be haunting our neighborhoods.  If you are planning Halloween parties or need a little something fun for the kids to help hold them over until trick-or-treating time, here is a fun and spooky Halloween game that would work perfectly for any Halloween party at home or in school. (Download your free game below!) Spooky Halloween Game […]

How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

It is Halloween and soon children everywhere will dress up and head outside in hopes of getting treats and not tricks.  But, you never know what types of creatures you will find, and just in case you come across a Zombie, you need to be prepared to survive a Zombie Apocalypse. How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse I recently had the chance to interview Rachel Buchholz, editor of  National Geographic Kids Magazine and author of How To Survive Anything and we discussed How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse, because you just never know when one with start, especially around Halloween time. 😉 […]

Spider Craft – 5 minutes or less

If you love holiday crafting with your kids, but don’t have a lot of time, this Spider Craft can be made in 5 minutes or less. Spider Craft Halloween is coming!   My boys love decorating and making crafts, but I don’t always have a lot of time to devote to it. This easy spider craft only took us about 5 minutes to make. Sound like the perfect craft to me! […]

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts

I love everything pumpkin flavored and these Pumpkin Spice Donuts are the perfect treat to welcome Fall this year. Pumpkin Spice Donuts Fall has always been my favorite time of year.  When we moved to the desert a few years back I realized just how much I loved fall because I no longer had it.  We have 3 seasons: hot, really hot and less hot. 🙂  But one of my favorite things about Fall is the smell of pumpkin pie, bread, cookies, etc and so to bring a little bit of Fall into my life I bake treats like Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts. […]

Balloon Ghosts: Easy Halloween Decorations

We love easy Halloween decorations  that we can make ourselves and most years my boys get busy making fun things out of the craft supplies we have around the house as soon as September hits.  This year, one of the big boys was home sick for the day so we decided to make our favorite Balloon Ghosts because they were dying to have some decorations in the house.  We have shared these before but not the instructions to make them so I thought it was time to add those. Balloon Ghosts : Easy Halloween Decorations I love these ghosts because they can be made in less than 5 minutes.  Now that is the perfect type of Halloween decoration!  You only need 5 supplies to be able to make dozens of these spooky Balloon Ghosts, and most of those supplies can be found around the house or left over from previous birthday parties. […]

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