“My First Halloween” printable


Halloween is such a fun opportunity to allow your children to express themselves in costume. Over the past six years my older daughter has dressed up in a wide variety of costumes ranging from frilly princesses to sea animals. As her mommy, I'm not sure there is anything cuter than her very first costume. I remember her first Halloween and the fun I had dressing her as a kitten in a big fluffy costume with a poofy pink tail. This year we have family costumes planned but I couldn't pass Read More... {Read More...}

DIY Macaroni Penguin Costume


This Halloween we've already had a few events requiring family costumes. With a busy schedule at home and a month full of travel I quickly put together easy DIY family costumes. We'll be attending the SeaWorld Halloween Spooktacular wearing easy DIY macaroni penguin costumes. My daughter loves the silly orange and feather tassles adorning the top of the hoodies. Easy DIY Macaroni Penguin costume tutorial Supplies: black hoodie or hooded sweatshirt white Read More... {Read More...}

Frankenstein Halloween Treats


Check out Halloween Frankenstein treats by Brie Brie Blooms at Foodie.com Halloween brings many reasons to bake with my daughter. Between school parties, playdates, and treats for neighbors, we've been having fun in the kitchen together. In my search for new baking ideas I found so many fun Frankenstein themed treats.  I created a collection of Frankenstein Halloween Treats on Foodie to add creativity to the treats we are sharing this Halloween.  With Read More... {Read More...}

DIY Candy Covered Pumpkin and Free Halloween Printable


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Halloween is my favorite time of the year to make craft projects. My daughter is now five years old and has so many of her own great ideas. She gets excited each time I tell her plans for a new project. When I told her we would be working on a pumpkin project with Skittles and Starburst she couldn't wait to get started. I was excited too because growing up, I loved digging through Read More... {Read More...}

Halloween Candy Milkshakes

Halloween Candy Milkshake

It's been a few days since my daughter was out trick or treating and brought home a giant bag filled with candy. Today my family enjoyed Halloween candy milkshakes made with some of our favorite candy in my daughter's treat bag. It's not everyday you have access to all of your favorite candy bars in your home. We had such a great variety of chocolate and I knew they would make the perfect crushed combination in a milkshake.  I was not selective about the chocolate I added to Read More... {Read More...}

DIY Disney Mummy Costume

DIY Disney Mummies Costume (1)

My daughter told me she wanted to be a mummy for Halloween this year. We planned to attend Mickey's Halloween Party in Disneyland and I was hoping she would want to dress up as a Disney character instead. She was determined to be a mummy so I had some fun and made our entire family Disney mummy costumes. We had the best time trick or treating in Disneyland and received many compliments on our costumes.  To make the costumes I used supplies I already had at home with the Read More... {Read More...}