Pumpkins Poop Too!

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With a new puppy in the house, I’ve got poopies on the brain and the floor! Here’s a cute idea I did last year! It’s great for the month of October or the day after Halloween! Here is my take on this funny idea! I wanted to put in my boys’ lunches on Friday. What’s [Read more...]

Pumpkins Poop Too

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With a new puppy in the house, I’ve got poopies on the brain and the floor!  Here’s a cute idea I did last year!  It’s great for the month of October or the day after Halloween!    Here is my take on this funny idea!   I wanted to put in my boys’ lunches on Friday. What’s [Read more...]

DIY Tombstones

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A few years ago I got tired of my styrofoam tombstones running away on those blustery fall days!   So I  asked my {first} husband to show me how to work the jigsaw to create a few sturdier tombstones.   Supplies needed: jigsaw, scrap plywood, stencils, paint of your choosing. As you can see this [Read more...]

HAPPY WOOF-O-WEEN DOG TREATS PRINTABLE

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Here is a fun printable and recipe  for your favorite 4 legged family members for Halloween {dog} treats.    I have made these dog treats before, but I wanted to put together treat bags for our neighbors’ 4 legged family members!   I had fun switching up different colors of paper and tags!  I used what I [Read more...]

Gut-or-ade Juice

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One of my boys had a sleepover the other night and I wanted to have a little fun with their lunch. I had made the vinyl for my juice carafe last Halloween and never got around to actually applying it to the carafe.  Which makes me sound like I am either incredibly busy or busy [Read more...]

Monster Milk

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I played Frankenstein in my kitchen this week! I was trying to find a way to use my fun eye candy (literally eye candy) with  kid friendly drink creations!   I was also secretly hoping to get a smile out of my boys when they found these in the refrigerator ( at eye level ,of course, [Read more...]

Hoarding for next year’s Halloween

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One of the best things after a holiday is trying to score the deals!  I coveted the following items at Crate & Barrel all season.  But, I just couldn’t open up my wallet to pay full price.   Actually, I did pay full price for the rug (dang)!   Notice the power cord running under [Read more...]

Cutest Spider Ever!

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Look what I found at Home Goods! This adorable spider plate!  The last thing my cabinets need is another plate to store (I’m a plate whore), but I just couldn’t leave this little guy on the shelf. This plate was less than $5.00!  Just one more reason I can’t drive past a Home Goods without [Read more...]

Halloween Candy Bar Wrappers

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Have you found Amy over at Living Locurto ?  I grabbed this fun idea this summer! I was so on top of it I had these candy wrappers printed in August.  And, yet.. it’s the middle of October… so much for preparing for my blog posts. I love these and they will be a great care [Read more...]

Wreath is Following You!

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Reposting: IT’S BACK! I have too much stuff!  I have given alot of my TJ Maxx accessories away since my daughter left for school. It was a great distraction and very liberating to have less clutter!  So while running on my treadmill in my “craft/exercise/gift wrap/storage/getaway from the family” room the other day  I saw [Read more...]

Veggie Monsters

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My boys and I did these while waiting for a pot of water to boil.  No joke!  Here’s a fun way to get my family to eat a little more red, green {and orange} that doesn’t melt in their hands!  Get it? Here’s an orange veggie monster… Stop staring at me!  They are almost too [Read more...]

Thrifty Tombstone Tutorials

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After chasing the Styrofoam tomb stones down the street last year  I knew the windy autumns days {and nights} of Colorado would require sturdier tomb stones for my Halloween Yard Display Steps for Tombstone Success 1.  Plywood boards (Home Depot) 2.  Trace tombstone shapes on plywood 3. Jigsaw to cut out shapes 4. Sandpaper to smooth the edges 5. Stencils, paint [Read more...]

Witches’ Broom Cookies

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I am in love with the Betty Crocker Halloween Cookbook.  I  picked up a copy at my local library.  I found these broom cookies and I knew I  had to try them.  They aren’t the best looking brooms, but for a test run, I think they are pretty fun!   They were really easy too! [Read more...]