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Last Minute Halloween Party Treats

Last Minute Halloween Party Treats

Even though Halloween is weeks in the making, sometimes the best plans are the last minute ones you never expected. If you find yourself invited or hosting a last minute Halloween party, here are a few super easy ideas for party treats you can whip out in no time at all!  Above you’ll see Halloween […]

3 Tips for How to Use Halloween Candy

3 Tips for How to Use Halloween Candy

Note:  First shared in 2013, this sponsored post for Hershey’s is your secret to Halloween candy management 101! Plan your post trick or treat candy strategy now and you’ll be all set by November 1st! Once Halloween has come and gone, its time to answer the  really big questions in life like what do you […]

Comments   |   Fall, Halloween, Kids, Party
Shortcuts for an Easy Halloween

Shortcuts for an Easy Halloween

When it comes to Halloween, I’m all about shortcuts that keep my holiday to-do list running smoothly while we actually focus on the fun.  And having special traditions goes a long way to to knock out a variety of Halloween activities in one fell swoop.  At it’s most basic, each year we dedicate a day for pumpkin carving […]

1 comment   |   Fall, Gifts, Halloween, Kids
Halloween Traditions and How to Boo

Halloween Traditions and How to Boo

With just a week until Halloween, it’s time to get your Boo on!  Booing is a fabulous Halloween tradition that we’ve celebrated with neighbors for years, both when our children were much younger in Virginia and now here in North Carolina as they’ve grown older. Its a family activity that everyone enjoys which speaks volumes since they span elementary […]

How to Organize Halloween Decor

How to Organize Halloween Decor

Just case you didn’t know, in this house we absolutely love Halloween! This year I’ve been refreshing our decor inside and out and I’m loving the look we currently have.  For inside decor, my biggest change has been to decorate our hall bench area.  For years I totally overlooked how this spot could highlight seasonal […]

Organize Your House with a Fall Checklist

Organize Your House with a Fall Checklist

  Fall is here and its time to organize your house with a Fall Checklist!  For my family, Fall is when we kick things into high gear to get big projects done. With kids who play outdoor sports all Spring and Summer long, its just not likely I’m going to get much done any other […]

How To Manage Halloween Schedules

How To Manage Halloween Schedules

  Its Halloween week and that means Halloween schedules that can wreak havoc on your goal for everyone to have fun. Part of my ongoing series on the Primrose Schools Dr. Z and Friends blog, today we are offering tips on how to handle those Halloween schedules. Always fun but sometimes tricky, if Halloween falls […]

1 comment   |   DIY Projects, Fall, Halloween
Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

We love Halloween and every year I’m looking for the latest pumpkin decorating ideas that are equal parts decor, function, and fun. Our Halloween Pinterest Board is full of all things clever and colorful and this year’s trend to personalize pumpkins caught my eye early. This past weekend I tried my hand at tackling my […]

Halloween Traditions and Forever Friends at Build-A-Bear Workshop

Halloween Traditions and Forever Friends at Build-A-Bear Workshop

First shared on Build-A-Bear Workshop’s Behind The Seams Blog, I’m honored to be a Friends Count Ambassador and bring you the latest news from the friendliest company I know! Today I want to share 3 ideas for how you can incorporate Seasonal traditions with Build-A-Bear Workshop Forever Friends just like Pumpkin Pal Teddy. She’s adorable isn’t […]

Comments   |   Halloween, Kids, Meal Planning, Party
5 Halloween Recipes that Focus on Fun

5 Halloween Recipes that Focus on Fun

With Hurricane Sandy aiming to upset Halloween celebrations all over the East Coast, its time to think about Plan B for Trick-or-Treating. While a party might be the last thing on your mind, now is a great time to pull off some last minute mischief even if you are staying home and its your family […]