Tag: Halloween

Candy Cookie Bars Recipe Using Leftover Halloween Candy Bars

| November 5, 2019 | 5 Comments
Candy Cookie Bars Recipe Using Leftover Halloween Candy Bars

Not sure what do to with leftover Halloween candy and bars? How about making these Candy Cookie Bars! Your can substitute a few bars with some candy corn, M & M, Smarties, and more! Ask the kids to help you make them and enjoy family time together. At the same time, talk about the ancient […]

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14 Spooky Snacks for Your Halloween Party

| October 18, 2019 | 6 Comments
14 Spooky Snacks for Your Halloween Party

Halloween is right around the corner. For many, that means creating fun, spooky treats for friends and family! You might even be asked to make treats for a classroom party or bake sale. That’s why you need a lot of fun recipes on hand. These spooky snacks for Halloween are great for parties at home, […]

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15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

| October 2, 2019 | 7 Comments
15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts Halloween Mason Jar crafts are lots of fun to make. All of these jar crafts are perfect for decorating your home or classroom. You can fill them up with candy, pop a candle in them, or use them as a simple decoration. Halloween is such a fun time of year […]

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Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

| September 27, 2019 | 11 Comments
Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

Ancient Meanings of Halloween Halloween on October 31st, or All Hallow’s Eve, used to be known as Samhain, meaning ‘summer’s end’. Some say it was the point the Celts used to mark the end of a year and the start of a new one. Today the ancient meanings of Halloween have largely been lost as […]

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Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

| October 22, 2018 | 9 Comments
Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm Halloween is approaching and there is no better place to be to get into the spooky spirit than Saunders Farm! I recently posted about their summer time activities, but Halloween is where they take it to the next level. It’s a new tradition that we take the whole family to […]

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Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween

| October 15, 2018 | 11 Comments
Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween

Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween Not everyone celebrates Halloween the same way (or at all), and if you are looking for some ways to have fun with Halloween aside from just trick-or-treating, then you’re in luck. We have some great, fun ideas for celebrating Halloween that you can do as a family. You […]

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Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating

| October 11, 2018 | 13 Comments
Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating

Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating Trick or treating is a great Halloween tradition but it’s not always practical. In fact, depending on where you live, dressing up and knocking on doors may not be very safe or perhaps your kids are older and the thought of trick or treating has lost its appeal. […]

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Tips for Attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

| August 21, 2018 | 9 Comments
Tips for Attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a Disney event guests buy an extra ticket for. The experience takes place in Magic Kingdom after an early park closing. The event features trick-or-treating, unique character meet and greets, attractions with Halloween themed overlays, and three Halloween spectaculars. Since it is an expensive night, here are some […]

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Edible St. Patrick’s Day Jello Playdough Recipe

| February 27, 2018 | 7 Comments
Edible St. Patrick’s Day Jello Playdough Recipe

Children love playdough and with good reason. It’s so much fun to play with. It’s something that inspires your children’ to be creative and use their imagination. The only problem is kids often want to eat it. While the makers of playdough have tried to curb this behaviour by making the dough taste horrible, kids […]

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17 Candy Corn Treats Your Family Will Enjoy!

| October 25, 2017 | 15 Comments
17 Candy Corn Treats Your Family Will Enjoy!

  Candy corn is one of the most hotly debated fall candies. All over the Internet, you can find debates between people who LIVE it and people who HATE it. In our house we really enjoy candy corn and not only do we like to snack on it, but we like to decorate with it […]

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DIY Halloween Monster Slime

| October 18, 2017 | 12 Comments
DIY Halloween Monster Slime

    Your children will love making this ooey gooey Do It Yourself Halloween Monster Slime! The secret to countless fun slime time is to use a safe, nontoxic, and washable glue. To make the slime sparkle, I used black glitter. Adult supervision is required at all times for this craft project as it’s not […]

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5 Ideas for a Successful Halloween Kids Party

| October 17, 2017 | 9 Comments
5 Ideas for a Successful Halloween Kids Party

    5 Ideas for a Successful Halloween Kids Party   Halloween is such a fun time of year, especially for kids! It can’t get any better for them than dressing up as their favourite characters and getting free candy, chocolate, and chips while roaming the streets when it’s dark outside! It’s almost unbelievable for […]

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15 Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks

| October 13, 2017 | 16 Comments
15 Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks

    Creating the perfect Halloween experience may be your goal for October. The spookier the better, right?  What about Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks? I know, added another to-do to the list.   You can make the whole day Halloween themed. From breakfast, decor, lunch, movies, and dinner. The last thing most people think about […]

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20 DIY Magical Disney Costumes for Kids and Adults

| October 10, 2017 | 10 Comments
20 DIY Magical Disney Costumes for Kids and Adults

    Halloween has changed so much from when we were kids. We used to buy so little, and make so much when it came to our costumes each year. My mom was so creative and would always help us create whatever hairbrained idea we came up with. She always did it with a flair […]

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Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches

| October 6, 2017 | 16 Comments
Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches

    Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches Your kids will love these fun Halloween snacks in their lunch boxes at school. They are super easy to make and will bring a smile to any child’s face!      You will only need a few simple materials you can purchase at the grocery store, […]

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25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

| October 28, 2016 | 16 Comments
25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

    25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love! Cupcakes are the perfect dessert – they are portion-controlled (though it’s hard to eat only one!), they are a blank canvas to decorate however your heart desires, and they are easier to transport and display than a full cake. That makes them a ghoulishly great treat […]

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25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

| October 21, 2016 | 19 Comments
25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

  25 Super Fun Halloween Inspired Snacks & Treats Halloween is the favourite holiday of many kids, and for good reason. They get to dress up and “be” whomever or whatever they would like for a day (A superhero? The Staypuft Marshmallow Man? Lime Jell-O? The possibilities are endless…). Plus, they get to collect obscene […]

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Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

| October 17, 2016 | 20 Comments
Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

    Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Most Halloween treats are not exactly healthy. I like to try new and different recipes that still fit the theme of the holiday but I can also feel good about giving to my family and friends. That’s why I created these adorable Jack-O-Lantern orange bowls. The process of making the […]

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Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

| October 14, 2016 | 18 Comments
Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

  Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake  The Bloody Bone Cupcake recipe is not for the faint-hearted! How a little bit of red food colouring mix to some corn syrup can make it look like blood dripping! This cupcake recipe is definitely a fan favourite to serve at a Halloween Party. It’s a delicious chocolate cupcake with a butter cream […]

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Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

| October 7, 2016 | 14 Comments
Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

  Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Not your average caramel apple recipe! These Halloween Caramel Apples are very festive with a crunchy bite thanks to the peanuts bits and the colourful candy melts! A sweet treat this Halloween for your family, enjoy! You will only need a few simple ingredients to get these going: Ingredients: 6+ Granny Smith Apples […]

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Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

| September 30, 2016 | 18 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

  Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Your kids will just love this Pumpkin Patch Cupcake recipe for Halloween! They are easy to decorate and taste so yummy! Chocolate Cupcake Ingredients 2 Cup sugar 1 3/4 Cup flour 3/4 Cup cocoa 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 eggs, room temp 1 Cup […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

| September 23, 2016 | 11 Comments
Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

    Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe If you are looking for a special treat your children can give their friends at school for Halloween, these Pumpkin Cookies are the one to make! Simply put one in a plastic bag and tie with an orange ribbon! This recipe is time consuming, but well worth the effort […]

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Halloween Oreo Bat Truffles Recipe

| October 23, 2015 | 9 Comments
Halloween Oreo Bat Truffles Recipe

  Oreo Truffles, do I need to say more! This adorable Halloween desserts will be one of your kids favourite this year. It’s tricky to get the wings on the balls, so just make sure while the coating around the ball is still wet to dip a bat wing interior edge into the chocolate and press gently into […]

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Halloween Spooky Marshmallow Witches

| October 16, 2015 | 11 Comments
Halloween Spooky Marshmallow Witches

These Marshmallow Witches are so yummy and easy to prepare with your kids. They will make adorable treats for a Halloween party. This recipe makes about a dozen witches, but you better make more as they won’t last long! Happy Halloween! Halloween Spooky Marshmallow Witches Ingredients:  1/2 cup vanilla frosting, divided  36 miniature semi-sweet chocolate chips  12 large marshmallows  […]

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