Gearing up for Thanksgiving!

One of the things I really love about the date difference between Canadian and American Thanksgiving is that since American Thanksgiving is after Halloween the holiday season kicks off with Halloween and keeps rolling until New Years! So fun! In Canada since Thanksgiving is before Halloween there is sort of a whole lot of nothing… Continue reading Gearing up for Thanksgiving!

Frankenstein Cereal Treats with 19 Sleeps Left!

With over two weeks to go until Halloween still, the kids are finishing up their costumes with accessories and makeup ideas. I would have loved to sew their costumes, but my sewing machine is in Canada. I know, I probably say ‘my (insert precious thing I should have brought with me) is in Canada’ at… Continue reading Frankenstein Cereal Treats with 19 Sleeps Left!

Clothespin Bats, Balloon Spiders and 20 More Sleeps

We have been decorating our home this week. There are Scooby Doo Halloween decals on windows, silly banners in the kitchen, and even purple and orange lights strung up here and there. Too cute! My littles wanted to also make some Halloween decorations, they are still in the midst of gluing and painting and getting… Continue reading Clothespin Bats, Balloon Spiders and 20 More Sleeps

Make a Haunted Gingerbread House with 21 Sleeps Left!

Whenever we count down to something that is a month or more away, the kids never have a hard time being excited. It might be harder for me to muster enthusiasm if theirs was not so infectious. They are legit hyped about every holiday we celebrate and every birthday between them all, I love it.… Continue reading Make a Haunted Gingerbread House with 21 Sleeps Left!

Celebrating 22 Sleeps with Halloween Rainbow Cupcakes

Rainbow cupcakes are so fun to do and you can make them fit any occasion. The first time I made them I used primary colors for Wee One #3’s kindergarten classmates. This time around, I used black, purple and orange. Since black mixed with white or an off white is usually gray and not actually… Continue reading Celebrating 22 Sleeps with Halloween Rainbow Cupcakes

Zombie Eyeballs and 26 Sleeps till Halloween

This is not really a recipe, it’s just an idea and comes together with 5 ingredients. You don’t even have to turn on the oven, the microwave will work for this too! Totally perfect for a last minute addition to a Halloween party or potluck. Zombie Eyeballs -square pretzels -green candy melts -black icing -assorted… Continue reading Zombie Eyeballs and 26 Sleeps till Halloween

28 Sleeps till Halloween with Halloweeny Chocolate Chip Cookies

Truthfully, when my littlest tossed the orange and dark chocolate chocolate chips in the cart last week I had no idea what I was going to do with them. I did know however, that there can never be enough orange and black around this month. I’m trying to avoid random baking this month since I… Continue reading 28 Sleeps till Halloween with Halloweeny Chocolate Chip Cookies