Happy Halloween!


Happy Halloween from Hermione and Captain Jack Sparrow

Spooky Meals & Halloween Costume Inspiration from Campbell’s @TheWisestKid #AskWisestKid

Worm Soup with Bat Wings Recipe

With 2 days away until Halloween, it’s definitely time to finalize that costume! Looks like my Kenzie and Kyle have it figured out. Kenzie is opting for the very wise Hermione of Harry Potter fame while Kyle is most likely dressing as Captain Jack Sparrow. Although he’s had a few other awesome possibilities from costumes […]

Monsters University Mike Wazowski Pumpkin Carving Template

Monsters University Mike Wazowski Pumpkin Carving Template

Love this! If you need creative pumpkin carving templates and patterns, here is an inspiration from the gang at Monsters University. You can download and print this Monsters University┬áMike Wazowski Pumpkin Carving Template pattern below. Just cut it out and tape it to your pumpkin and go to town with a carving kit. The pumpkin […]

Halloween Spot It Game

Halloween Spot It!

Win it! We’re obsessed with the Spot It! game series and love that they’ve introduced a Halloween Spot It Game version. Read on for our Halloween Spot It! Review and Giveaway. Spot It! offers up fast moving games that are great for parties and any group of 2 or more friends. Different boxes have various […]

Free Pumpkin Carving Patterns for the Smurfs

Smurfs Pumpkin Carving Pattern

It’s almost Halloween! Are you ready for some creative pumpkin carving? We’ve got some free printable templates for smurftastic pumpkins. Download and print these Free Smurfs Pumpkin Carving Patterns for Brainy and Smurfette. What a cute idea! Literally just click on this link to see your free printable version that you can print and tape […]

Disney Princess Merida Costume

Kenzie Merida

Kenzie shines in her new Merida costume – the princess from Disney’s hit movie, Brave. I love the elegant and substantial Princess costumes from the Disney Store because they are high quality and can be worn over and over again. To birthday parties, Halloween parties, trick or treating and if course on our visits to […]

Halloween Tees from Children’s Place


Nothing more fun than festive holiday clothing for the kids. They adore it and at this age they look so cute sporting Skeleton tees or Candy Corn tops. This season, Kenzie and Kyle are styling in Children’s Place tees for Halloween. On sale for as low as $5 too! I bought Kyle’s tee in early […]

Serious Pumpkin Carving – Check out our Flying Gargoyle!


Yes, we really carved this pumpkin ourselves! Isn’t it amazing???? I profess I’m so proud of our results. Mission accomplished! So how did we do it? The magic of a carving kit with template and tools. We bought this Pumpkin carving kit at Walmart for just over $3. We used a “flying gargoyle” template from […]

Halloween Jack’ O Lantern Floor Mat from Target


I’m obsessed with Halloween decorations – and for that matter any holiday and seasonal decor. Just picked up this super adorable Halloween rug from Target that I’m using as a bath mat in our downstairs powder room to spook up home for the Halloween season. Isn’t is fun?

Frankenstein: A Monstrous Parody

Frankenstein Parody Ludworst Bemonster

Must read! We’re wild about this hysterical parody of the beloved classic Madeline by Ludwig Bemelman – called Frankenstein: A Monstrous Parody by Ludworst Bemonster. Just in time for Halloween, Frankenstein: A Monstrous Parody by Rick Walton and Nathan Hale is fabulous. The kids will get a great laugh out of it and the parents […]