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A creepy old abandoned house.

Classic Horror Movie Trivia GameThis is a page about classic horror movie trivia game. Plan a Halloween party that will keep everyone entertained with fun games.

 

Spider Web Game

Halloween Spider Web Toss GameSpiders and spiderwebs are a classic Halloween theme. These easy to set up kids' party games add fun to any celebration and can have the rules tailored for different age groups.

 

Making Felt Mouse Ears

Making Felt Mouse EarsThis is a page about making felt mouse ears. If you need mouse ears for a costume, making them from felt is a quick and easy way to do it.

 

String Cheese Witch Brooms

Making String Cheese Witch BroomsThis is a page about making string cheese witch brooms. These cute Halloween treats are fun and easy to make, you can get the kids involved in this food preparation.

 

Poke-A-Pumpkin Game

Making a Poke-A-Pumpkin GameThis is a page about making a poke-a-pumpkin game. Make this Halloween or fall festival game for a school or home party.

 

A drawing of the biblical figure noah.

Bible Costume IdeasThis page contains bible costume ideas. Biblical character costumes can be simple to put together and warm for trick or treaters.

 

Grapes Costume

Making a Bunch of Grapes CostumeThis page is about making a bunch of grapes costume. A very cute, inexpensive costume for young and old.

 

Bingo cards and a bingo dauber.

How to Make a Bingo CostumeIf you are looking for a creative costume idea for Halloween, how about using old Bingo cards? This page explains how to make a Bingo costume.

 

Halloween Bowling Game

Halloween Plastic Bottle Bowling GameMake this cute recycled soda bottle bowling game for a Halloween party or just for the kids to play and have fun. Paint the bottles to make a ghouls, bats, spiders, Dracula, or ghosts. This is a page about Halloween plastic bottle bowling game.

 

plate with Squishy Eyeballs

Making Squishy EyeballsTry this tasty Halloween treat. The eyeballs are prepared using a steamed glutinous rice flour and sugar batter. They spooned up and flattened into circles and then filled with a homemade custard. They are then rolled into balls and served. The soft eyeball can be squeezed to release the sweet custard inside. What a fun, creepy Halloween treat.

 

Halloween Hair Accessories - spider bobby pin and google eye clip

DIY Halloween Hair AccessoriesThese Halloween hair accessories are inexpensive and easy to make. They can be worn as part of your costume or as a small nod to the day.

 

Haunted Gingerbread House - final view of finished kit house

Making a Haunted Gingerbread HouseWhy not make a Halloween gingerbread house? You can buy kits at the market or work from the instructions below to create your own haunted gingerbread house.

 

A spooky spider pizza, decorated with spider olives and a ranch web.

Making Spooky Spider PizzaTake any ordinary pizza and add spiderwebs and olive spiders to give it a spooky touch. This is great for Halloween.

 

Halloween Spider Donuts

Making Halloween Spider DonutsThese cute chocolate spider donuts are fun to make and are completely edible. Candy eyes and pretzel legs complete this creepy treat.

 

Monster Sandwich

Monster Sandwich RecipeThese cute tasty salami, cheese, and veggie sandwiches are not just for Halloween. Make some today to bring a smile to yourself, friends, and family.

 

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Spooky Halloween Worm Brownies - 4 worm brownies on a red plate

Making Spooky Halloween Worm BrowniesAdd gummy worms, cut in half, to the frosting on a batch of brownies. These spooky worm brownies are perfect as a Halloween treat or serve anytime.

 

Paper Coffin Treat Boxes - fill with treats

Making Paper Coffin Treat BoxesFolded paper coffin shaped treat boxes are a fun way to give Halloween treats to friends and coworkers. Learn how to make these cute creepy containers. Let a Twixt bar rise from the dead this Halloween.

 

Making a Halloween Fruit Display - plate of decorated fruit

Making a Halloween Fruit DisplayGhosts, pumpkins, and jack-o-lanterns...oh my! This Halloween fruit display is sure to be a hit at your next party!

 

DIY Pumpkin and Bat Halloween Favor Tag - arrange pumpkins and bat on tag and glue in place

DIY Pumpkin and Bat Halloween Favor TagThese adorable Halloween pumpkin and bat tags are made using a paper punch. They are easily customized and are a great way to use up scraps of paper you may have leftover from other projects.

 

DIY Pumpkin and Ghost Halloween Favor Tag - collage photo fo mini pumpkins, cord and tag tied to a pumpkin

Halloween Favor TagsMake some cute little tags for your Halloween favors. They are fun to make and the possibilities are numerous. The list of supplies used and instructions can be found on this page.

 

You're My Boo Card - finished card

Making a 'You're My Boo' Halloween CardIf you enjoy cardmaking, you probably look for ideas for almost any event or occasion. Make this cute Halloween card for a friend or significant other. This page contains the instructions for making a "You're My Boo" Halloween card.

 

A carved pumpkin Jack-'o-lantern smashed on the pavement.

Smashing Pumpkins After HalloweenAfter Halloween have a fun pumpkin smashing event for the family and friends. Try different methods to find the best or most fun technique. Then compost the remains.

 

Worm Ice Cubes - add Sprite

Making Gummy Worm Ice CubesFreeze gummy worms in some ice cubes for a spooky Halloween party treat. They are fun and easy to make and will score with the kids.

 

DIY Puffy Stickers from Hot Glue - ghost, Jack 'o Lantern,  and candy corn puffy stickers

DIY Puffy Stickers from Hot GlueHot glue has so many craft applications. Learn how to make cute puffy hot glue stickers for Halloween or any occasion.

 

"Handy" Snacks - finished snack hand in cup

Halloween "Handy" SnacksLooking for a fun and slightly spooky Halloween treat that is not laden with sugar. Try filling plastic gloves with puffed rice and almond fingernails! This is a page about making Halloween "handy" snacks.

 

Halloween Explosion Card - partially open card

Making a Halloween Explosion CardThis fun to make card is even more fun to receive as it seemingly explodes with images as you open it. The kids can help with this project. This is a page about making a Halloween explosion card.

 

A finished Halloween card with a decorative pumpkin silhouette.

How to Make a Silhouette Pumpkin Halloween CardThis is a page about silhouette pumpkin halloween card. These awesome cards are made out of items you likely have laying around the house. You can also scrapbooking papers in place of the ribbon.

 

Halloween "Trick or Treat" Card - two variations of the card

Making a Halloween "Trick or Treat" CardAlthough Halloween is generally seen as a holiday characterized by candy, costumes, and parties, making and giving handmade cards is a fun addition to the day. This is a page about making a Halloween "trick or treat" card.

 

finished potato pumpkins

Making Halloween Potato PumpkinsThese cute pumpkins are not only fun to make you can enjoy them for dinner as well. Try adding sweet potatoes for color. This is a page about making Halloween potato pumpkins.

 

A collection of witches brooms, for Halloween.

Making Witches BroomsUsing pretzel rods as the handle, many different versions of this cute Halloween treat can be made. This is a page about making witches brooms.

 

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hotdog on bun with catsup

Creepy Halloween Hot Dog "Finger Foods"Are you looking for some fun snacks to serve at your Halloween party? These hot dog 'fingers' are easy to make and super creepy. This is a page about making creepy halloween 'finger foods'.

 

Halloween Rice Balls - decorated rice ball shapes

Halloween Rice Balls RecipesDecorated rice balls are very popular in Japan. This Halloween version is as much fun to make as they are to eat. This page contains Halloween rice balls recipes.

 

boy dressed as a truck

Halloween Log Truck CostumeWhile unconventional, a log truck can make a fantastic Halloween costume. Check out this Halloween log truck costume for you or your child.

 

Three kids wearing cute costumes.

Game Ideas for a Church Halloween PartyHave some spooky fun at your church this Halloween. These game ideas for a church Halloween party are sure to be a hit.

 

A decorated pumpkin centerpiece.

Halloween Centerpiece IdeasHalloween is a fun time for displaying homemade decorations including a centerpiece for a party or family meal. This is guide contains Halloween centerpiece ideas.

 

Tootsie Roll spider.

Spider Tootsie Roll PopsSpider treats are always a hit for Halloween. Make some spider Tootsie Roll Pops for your favorite little monsters this Halloween.

 

Halloween colored button bracelet.

Making a Halloween Button BraceletMaking a button bracelet in Halloween colors is a good project for young and old. This is a page about making a Halloween button bracelet.

 

young man in costume

Making a Clark Kent (Superman) CostumeThis is a page about making a Clark Kent (Superman) costume. Ideas for creating an incognito costume for the Man of Steel's secret identity.

 

Spooky Eyes Nail Art

Spooky Eyes Nail ArtCreate spooky, googly eyes designs with nail polish to show your Halloween spirit. This page shows you how to paint spooky googly eyes on your toes.

 

Pumpkin Golf

Making a Pumpkin Golf GameThis is a page about making a pumpkin golf game. Start with a foam pumpkin and you too can make this fun variation on miniature golf.

 

A girl in a fairy costume.

Theme Ideas for a Church Trunk or TreatThis is a page about theme ideas for church "trunk or treat". As door to door trick or treating declines many new activities have taken its place.

 

Kids Carving Pumpkin

Halloween Decorating Safety TipsThis is a page about Halloween decorating safety tips. As with any holiday, when decorating for Halloween care needs to be taken to ensure the safe nature of your decorations and their installation.

 

Halloween Party Favor

Halloween Party Favor IdeasThis is a page about Halloween party favor ideas. School or home Halloween parties call for festive favors.

 

Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe

Making a Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe GameThis is a page about making a pumpkin tic tac toe game. The mini pumpkins sold as fall decorations can also be used to play tic tac toe on your homemade game board.

 

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Jack-o'-lantern Table Decorations

Jack-o'-lantern Table DecorationsThis is a page about Jack-o'-lantern table decorations. A favorite decorative motif for Halloween is the Jack-o'-latern.

 

Halloween Tongue Sausage

Making Halloween Tongue SausagesIf you are looking for a new Halloween appetizer try making these simple sausage snacks. This is a page about making Halloween "tongue" sausages.

 

Child dressed as a ghost holding a bag labelled Trick-Or-Treat!

Trick or Treat Bag IdeasThis page contains trick or treat bag ideas. Rather than buy a plastic bag at the store why not make really unique trick or treat bags this Halloween.

 

candy corn tree

Halloween Candy Corn TreeUse candy corn to make this simple Halloween decoration. This is a page about making a candy corn tree.

 

Finished Halloween jean bag, complete with face and belt.

Making a Blue Jean Halloween BagThis is a page about making a blue jean Halloween bag. Using an old pair of child's jeans, you too can make this cute trick or treat bag.

 

Black treat bag with green letters spelling out spooky and jack-o-lanterns.

Making Felt Halloween Treat BagsThis is a page about making felt Halloween treat bags. These felt treat bags are easy to make and can be used year after year!

 

Halloween Mummy Gift Bags

Making Mummy Gift BagsThis is a page about making mummy gift bags. A simple, quick project to decorate paper bags for Halloween treats.

 

Halloween paper wrapped tubes with candy

Trick or Treat TubesThis is a page about trick or treat tubes. Reuse paper towel rolls with scrapbook paper, ribbon and glue to create festive treat containers.

 

Buying Used Halloween Costumes

Buying Used Halloween CostumesThis is a page about buying used Halloween costumes. Your local thrift stores are great, inexpensive sources for Halloween costumes or the items to create your own.

 

Smiling baby in a Lamb Costume against a beige background

Warm Halloween Costume IdeasThis is a page about warm Halloween costume ideas. October can be quite chilly in many parts of the country. It is a good idea to consider warmer Halloween costumes in these areas.

 

A piggybank next to a Halloween pumpkin candle holder.

Thrifty Halloween IdeasThis is a page about thrifty Halloween ideas. Halloween costumes and decorations don't need to be expensive.

 

Spooky Halloween Lunch

Spooky Halloween Lunch IdeasThis is a page about spooky Halloween lunch ideas. Preparing a special Halloween lunch can bring smiles to your family and friends.

 

Jack-O-Lantern Snack Bags

School Halloween Party IdeasThis is a page about school Halloween party ideas. There are many fun ways to celebrate Halloween at a school party.

 

caramel apple dipper

Caramel Apple DippersThis is a page about making caramel apple dippers. A Halloween party dipper station can be a fun way to turn apple slices into delicious treats.

 

Making a Tuna Can Trick-Or-Treat Bucket

Making a Tuna Can Trick-Or-Treat BucketThis is a page about making a tuna can trick-or-treat bucket. This cute craft will make your trick-or-treat bucket look like a can go tuna.

 

Cat Food Trick-or-Treat Bag

Making a Cat Food Trick-or-Treat BagThis is a page about making a cat food trick-or-treat bag. If you want to make your trick-or-treat bag to look like a bag of cat food, this craft will do it.

 

Halloween Poems

Halloween PoemsThis is a page about Halloween memories. Halloween is a perfect time for creepy, spooky and even poems. Share your favorites here.

 

Pill Bottle Pumpkins

Making Pill Bottle PumpkinsThis is a page about making pill bottle pumpkins. Recycle your empty prescription bottles into these cute treat holders.

 

Googly Eye Jewelry

Making Googly Eye JewelryThe crafting possibilities are endless for using googly eyes. This is a page about making googly eye jewelry.

 

Halloween Card

Making a Halloween CardThis is a page about making a Halloween card. Halloween is the perfect holiday to put your card making skills to work. This is a page about making a Halloween card.

 

Making Batty Pudding Cups

Making Batty Pudding CupsHalloween is the perfect holiday for making cute party snacks and treats. This is a page about making batty pudding cups.

 

Egyptian Costume Ideas

Egyptian Costume IdeasThis is a page about Egyptian costume ideas. Creating a costume for historical Egyptian figures like Cleopatra, Nefertiti, King Tut or just a peasant slave, can be lots of fun.

 

Starbuck's costumes

Coffee Costume IdeasThis is a page about coffee costume ideas. Whether you plan to be a latte', barista or a bag of coffee, there are inexpensive ways to make a costume.

 

Joker Costume

Making a Joker (Batman) CostumeThis is a page about making a Joker (batman) costume. Dressing up as the Joker from the Batman movies can be a simple costume with lots of face makeup.

 

small boy dressed as Michael

Making a Michael Jackson CostumeThis is a page about making a Michael Jackson costume. A fun costume for a dancer can be a famous entertainer.

 

smiling scarecrow and leaves decoration

Halloween AlternativesThis is a page about Halloween alternatives. Some families would rather skip the ghouls and goblins of a traditional Halloween celebration and find alternative activities for their children.

 

Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat Decorating IdeasThis is a page about trunk or treat decorating ideas. Truck or treat is an alternative to neighborhood trick or treating often sponsored by schools and churches.

 

Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch LocationsThis is a page about pumpkin patch locations. A trip to a local pumpkin patch is a great way to spend the day and pick out just the right pumpkin for the holidays.

 

Man Dressed as Pirate with Parrot on Shoulder

Use Your Pet as a Halloween PropThis is a page about use your pet as a Halloween prop. Depending on the type of pet you own, you might be able to incorporate it into your costume or decorations.

 

Halloween Pumpkin Pie Dessert

Halloween Dessert RecipesHalloween is a fun time to create spooky desserts for parties and family dinner. This is a page about Halloween dessert recipes.

 

Lamb Costume

Making a Lamb CostumeThis is a page about making a lamb costume. A cute, simple homemade costume for a child or adult is a lamb.

 

Happy Halloween spelled out with cut paper.

35+ Great Halloween CraftsHere are tons of great recycled or easy crafts to get you ready for Halloween. Whether you are making them with your kids or to decorate your adult costume party, there are crafts for every skill level.

 

jack o lantern planter 1

Making a Jack-O'-Lantern PlanterThis page is about making a Jack-o'-lantern planter. A cute fall decoration can be made with a pumpkin fashioned into a planter.

 

Halloween Lollipop Cookies

Making Halloween Lollipop CookiesThis Halloween, treat your kids with cute decorated cookie pops. This page is about making Halloween lollipop cookies.

 

trick or treaters

Alternatives to Giving Halloween CandyThis page is about alternatives to giving Halloween candy. There are other things that can be given to kids out trick or treating besides candy.

 

Banana Ghosts

Making Banana GhostsThis page is about making banana ghosts. Halloween treats can be made with healthy ingredients.

 

pumpkin oranges on plate

Making Pumpkin OrangesThis page is about making pumpkin oranges. It's easy to create some festive Halloween treats with oranges and celery.

 

Jack-O-Lantern Orange

Making Jack-O'-Lantern OrangesThis is a page about making Jack-O-Lantern oranges. If you are looking for a cute, healthy Halloween treat, try making Jack-O-Lantern oranges.

 

Jack-O-Lantern Snack Bags

Jack-O'-Lantern Snack BagsThis page is about Jack-o'-lantern snack bags. A simple, fun way that you can package Halloween treats.

 

Jack-O-Lantern Fruit Cup

Jack-O'-Lantern Fruit CupsThis page is about Jack-O'-Lantern fruit cups. A simple fun way to make food treats special for Halloween.

 

Mummy Juice Boxes

Making Mummy Juice BoxesThis is a page about making mummy juice boxes. Your kids will love having these fun Halloween juice boxes in their lunch bag or for an after school snack.

 

mummy pringles can 2

Making a Mummy Pringles CanThis page is about making a mummy Pringles can. A simple craft to add some fun decoration to your Halloween snack containers.

 

Spider cupcakes.

Easy Halloween TreatsThere are many fun ways to create treats for this fall holiday. This page contains easy Halloween treats.

 

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Halloween Themed Dance IdeasHalloween is a fun-filled time of trick-or-treating and costume parties. Decorating for a Halloween party is also fun-filled. This page is about creative Halloween party decorations for a school dance.

 

Pretzel Skeleton Treat Bags

Pretzel Skeleton Treat BagsThis is a page about pretzel skeleton treat bags. Halloween is a great holiday for making fun and tasty treat bags for your kids and family.

 

Girl in a witch costume.

Halloween Costume Safety TipsThis page is about Halloween costume safety tips. Making sure children can see well and walk safely is important when wearing a costume.

 

Homemade Halloween Makeup

Homemade Halloween MakeupThis is a page about homemade Halloween makeup. Makeup can be an important addition to your Halloween costume's overall appearance.

 

Removing Halloween Makeup

Removing Halloween MakeupThis is a page about removing Halloween makeup. There are ways to make removing Halloween makeup easier on your children and yourself.

 

A big bowl of Halloween candy.

Saving Money on Halloween CandyThis is a page about saving money on Halloween candy. The cost of buying Halloween candy can really add up. But you don't have to skip the fun to avoid breaking the bank.

 

Eyeball Cupcakes

Making Eyeball CupcakesThis is a page about making eyeball cupcakes. Making creepy Halloween cupcakes for snacks, school treats, or parties can be creative and fun.

 

Halloween Dip Recipes

Halloween Dip RecipesMake a spooky fun dip for the holiday. This page contains Halloween dip recipes.

 

Tween Dressed as Pirate for Halloween

Halloween Costume Ideas For TweensThis page is about Halloween costume ideas for tweens. Young people need a costume that allows for easy movement, excellent vision and good visibility.

 

Cracked Porcelain Doll Costume

Porcelain Doll Costume IdeasThis page contains making a porcelain doll costume ideas. An inexpensive costume to assemble and personalize is a china doll.

 

spider ring cubes

Spider Ring Ice CubesThese spider ring ice cubes are a fun and festive addition to a Halloween party. This page is about making ice cubes with toy spider rings in them.

 

Halloween treats made from bananas and oranges. The oranges look like pumpkins and the bananas look like ghosts.

Healthy Halloween TreatsInstead of sugary candy treats, consider offering some healthy Halloween treats instead. This is a page about healthy Halloween treats.

 

Rice Krispy Pumpkin

Making Rice Krispy PumpkinsThis is a page about making rice krispy pumpkins. Rice krispy treats are always a hit; make pumpkin shaped ones for the fall holidays.

 

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