DIY: How To Paint A Pumpkin

Wondering about how to paint a pumpkin? WONDER NO MORE! Painting a pumpkin is as easy as… well… PAINTING A PUMPKIN, yo! DIY: How to Paint a Pumpkin An aside: I shot video of this. But my camera decided to cop a ‘tude and all my footage is useless. ABSOLUTELY USELESS. However… this is still […]

Candy Corn Halloween Candy Dispenser Thingy: Easiest Craft EVER

Y’all… It’s a candy corn halloween candy dispenser thingy! This is the EASIEST CRAFY EVER! Yummm…. Candy corn… Halloweeen… Candy… crafty goodneses… You will need: • Mason jar • Poultry/chicken feeder thingy (am so good with technical farm terms) • CANDY CORN!!! You know what? How about I just show you how easy it is! […]

Halloween Treats: Nutter Butter Cookie Ghosts

Nutter Butter Cookie Ghosts (or Mummies!)   I like these because the cookies are already made. Well. Ish. The Nutter Butter cookies are made. At least you don’t have to make THAT part. Things you’re going to need: Nutter Butter cookies (we’ve established this) White Wilton Candy Melts mini chocolate chips a little time, but […]

Halloween Costumes: the Cookie Jar and the Family Pet

A costume for the cookie jar AND the puppy? Yes. Halloween Costumes… from the cookie jar to the family pet. *Thank you to Value Village and Savers for sponsoring and bringing this informative (it’s informative!) and creative post about costuming to us today!* The fun thing about thrifting is…. the possibilities are endless (see my […]

Value Village Halloween Haul, DIY Halloween FUN, & a Monster Mash Contest!

OK guys. I am SUPER excited. I want to thank Savers’ Value Village for sponsoring this fun series (every Tuesday in October!). All opinion and crafting fails (and wins) are mine… I just went to Value Village (actually 2 of them!) and LOOK WHAT I FOUND!!! Trouble viewing this video: watch it here. Who/what is […]

Spider Hair, Gangnam Style, and a Flash Mob: In Which Halloween Was FUN!

I put a spider in Olivia’s hair for Halloween I followed this tutorial to create a spider for Olivia’s hair OUT of Olivia’s hair! We scored a ladies blazer at Goodwill & my mom ironed on hem tape and my son rocked the Gangnam Style look: Oh. And a flashmob in the middle of the […]

Polka Dot Pumpkins Are the New Black: Polka Dot Pumpkin Tutorial

Have you ever thought, “I think pumpkins would be cuter with polka dots painted on them.” ME. TOO!!! Polka dot pumpkins for Halloween?!!! Is there awesome in that?… THE YES! I am not going to say this project isn’t messy. And I am not going to say I didn’t have to break out the q-tips […]

Fall, Halloween, Pumpkins… that kinda stuff

We are all up in the Fall up in here! I must confess… I have a certain affection for pumpkins. All round and orange and… Oh dear mercy I am so sorry you had to see that. What I was TRYING to say was that pumpkins are so cute… Especially when adorned with poms and […]

He Is Keeping Inventory

My son keeps inventory of his Halloween candy. Seriously. And how much does this make you want him to be your kid? Ah. Dorable. And if I showed you a picture of my sock drawer, you’d totally see where he gets it from. But I am too lazy to get up and take a picture […]