Perfect Pumpkins

To wrap up our Halloween haunting we’ve got some fun pumpkin crafting and decorating ideas for now and even a few thoughts that would work for Thanksgiving too.

Paper mache pumpkins

Costumed candle holders

Pumpkin balloons

Glow in the dark lanterns


Swarm of bats pumpkins

Pumpkin hollow


Pumpkin tablecloth

Felted wool pumpkin pillow

Tin can luminarias

Pumpkin favor pouches

Glittered pumpkin table decorations

Pumpkin centerpiece

Candy corn craft pumpkin owl

30 no-cut decorating ideas

51 carving ideas

40 more carving ideas

What are you doing with pumpkins this year?

Freaky Food

This week for Halloween we’re discovering some of the tasty and terrifying snacks that can be made for your celebration.

Snacks and more:

Monster toes

Pizza mummies

Salty bones

Scaredy crackers

Sinister guacamole with black beans

Witch’s hat calzones


Funny bones

Frankenstein’s jell-o monster

Crisp candy corn treats

Marshmallow pops

Dragon dessert

Blue blob

Boo-nilla shake

Candy corn

Witch sandwiches

Witch’s hat cookies

Black cat paw cookies

Ghostly strawberries

Brain cupcakes

Batty cupcakes

Witch’s hat cupcakes

Ghost cupcake

17 more fun cupcake ideas

What are you serving for Halloween?

Messy Monsters

For our third week of Halloween fun we’re celebrating with some fun monsters!

Monster sleep masks

Monster light jug

Monster hats

Sandwich box monster

Boogie monsters

Zipper monster wrist wallet

Hide and go shriek craft and activity


Shrunken apple heads

Silhouette curtain

Haunted portrait

Creepy candy jars

Monster pillow

Monster napkin rings

Friendly monster pillow


Do you celebrate Halloween with monsters?  Share your good ideas in the comments below

Crazy Candy Corn

Today we’re celebrating Halloween with creative candy corn crafts!

Trick-or-treat candy corn t-shirt

Candy corn luminary

Candy corn cone favors

Candy corn pots

Candy corn door decoration

Candy corn, ghost, owl and forest invitation (pdf)

Candy corn pumpkin owl

Candy corn topiaries

Candy corn family

Garland with candy corn, cats and pumpkins

Felt garland with candy corn, ghosts and pumpkins

Glittery candy corn trick-or-treat garland

3D candy garland

I love eating candy corn.  How about you?

A Gaggle of Ghosts

Today we begin our Halloween journey!  It’s also the start of the very creative autumn and winter season.  I love seeing all the fun and funky things people dream up!  Today we’re starting with a gaggle of ghosts!

Ghoul necklace

Papier mache floating ghosts

Graveyard ghost

Cheesecloth ghosts

Ghost shirt

Spooky ghost for the front porch

Gourd ghouls

Ghost pinata

Ghostly globes and candles

Ghost pillow

Ghost trick-or-treat centerpiece

Ghostly graveyard

Floating ghost

Spirit jugs

Ghostly pen

Ghost town

20 more spooky ghost crafts and decorating ideas

What ghostly creations are you creating this year?  Share your ideas in the comments.