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What to Drink at Your Halloween Party

Celebrating Halloween as an adult is great. You get ultimate control over your costume and don't have to sport an awkward Mom creation. You don't have to beg for candy and sort through the crap to find the ones you actually like—being an adult means you can buy your <i>own</i> candy and eat it to your …

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12 DIY Masks for Kids This Halloween

Putting together a DIY kids costume doesn’t have to take weeks of planning and crafting during naptimes or late at night. It can be as easy as gluing together a few pieces of felt and rummaging through your closet. Whether you need a costume for Halloween night or the school party, a mask is a …

Love at First Bite: 7 Scary-Good Sweets for Halloween

Think beyond candy corns and snack-size Snickers this Halloween and indulge in some of these homemade sweets. Not only are they scary-good, they're easy to make.<p><b>1. Ghost Cupcakes</b><p>You don't have to be "that mom" to make impressive Halloween treats. These adorable ghosts are made with lollipops and …

16 Halloween Desserts That Will Satisfy Any Diet

You can’t go to a party empty-handed. And you also can’t have the dessert table empty at <i>your</i> Halloween party. Since you’ll be spending your extra time perfecting your costume, we found 16 desserts for your Halloween party that are sure to impress your friends. From spooky to glow-in-the-dark to …

Dessert

Frozen Elsa Pumpkin

Shares 292<p>DIY Disney Frozen Elsa Pumpkin – a sparkly pumpkin made with glitter, rhinestones, and snowflakes that every little princess will enjoy!<p>Hey …

Cute DIY Halloween Pumpkin {30 minutes}

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Halloween Orange Sherbet Pumpkins

<b>Ingredients</b><p>oranges<p>mango sherbet (store bought)<p>orange sherbet (store bought)<p>pumpkin carving tools (we used the Pumpkin Masters Pumpkin Carving</b> …

Oreo Milkshake

<i>Candy Corn Oreos and vanilla ice cream combine to create a deliciously festive Halloween Oreo Milkshake.</i><p>I’ve never been one to wholeheartedly dive …

Mini Cinnamon Candy Apples

Currently i’m cruising in the Caribbean. I break from ship festivities to bring you <b>Mini Cinnamon Candy Apples</b> ~ which are super festive anyways!<p>T’is …

Halloween Fruit Skewers

We’ve got some fun Halloween Fruit Skewers to share today, that are just as much fun to make as they are to eat!<p>We are gearing up for Halloween. Are …

DIY Halloween glassware decals | Sugar & Cloth

photos by Jared Smith<p>Though I’m not necessarily a big Halloween fan, I can still whip up a few non-scary decor ideas here and there, and these DIY …

Candy Corn Chevron Pumpkin DIY

These days, I can’t seem to get enough of candy corn! You may have seen one of my other candy corn projects…the vases, the wreath, button pumpkin, or …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Celebrate fall with a party. These simple garden harvest ideas bring out the warmth of the season.<p>1 of 14<p>Pumpkin Serving Bowl<p>Turn a pumpkin into a …

So-Cute Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

1 of 17<p>Pug Pumpkin<p>This carved pugkin is doggone cute. To create, carve a grinning smile and paint the mouth and nose black. Add a brown painted face …

Homemade Caramel Apples - Spiced

For the Caramel Apples<p>Carefully dip each apple in a pot of boiling water for about 6-7 seconds. (This will help the caramel stick better.)<p>Fully dry …

Halloween Sangria

<i>posted on</i> October 26, 2014<p>Forget being the big candy bar house—I want to establish myself as the <b>Halloween Sangria</b> house.<p>Trick-or-treating for my …

Ombre Spiderweb Pumpkins

Using the thinnest tape from the patterning tape set, tape off a spiderweb onto your pumpkin.<p>Using a foam pouncer and Martha Stewart Crafts Satin Paint in Marmalade, lightly pounce in an up-and-down motion to begin painting in the middle of your desired area, decreasing your coverage as you work …

They’re Creepy, They’re Crawly, They’re (Gummy) Worm-Infested Ice Cubes!

Put candy in our cocktails? Don’t mind if we do! We’ve shown you a few ways to trick out your ice cubes with herbs and berries, but who needs that natural stuff? ;)<p>These are a fun, creepy, crawly way to add a playful note to any Halloween punch. For grownups, these are a great way to sweeten up a …

Decorations

13 Of The Spookiest Ghost Towns In America

Old mines, abandoned buildings, and ghostly orbs: These are a few of the most haunted locales in the country.<p>Planning a fall getaway or just interested in a little armchair travel? These abandoned places and spaces are perfect for a spine-chilling adventure.

Oh Say Can Museum A-Line Dress in Green Garden

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13 Delicious Recipes for Homemade Bread

One of our favorite treats is also one of the most basic: bread. We love it slathered with decadent Nutella, stacked with veggies or drizzled in honey. And there’s nothing quite like homemade bread. <i>Bready</i> or not, here are 13 incredible bread recipes to encourage some big loavin’.<p>1. Banana Nutella …

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How to Make the Best Peanut Butter Bar

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>There are few dessert items that get people excited as much as peanut butter. But what about when you add peanuts to pretty much every layer of a dessert and throw in some chocolate?<p>We got this crowd pleaser recipe from Oceana's …

Vermont Spice Cake

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted from an old Land O'Lakes recipe, this tender and moist cake is exactly what I want to eat in fall weather. Pumpkin and evaporated milk give it a delicate crumb, and lots of warm spices add layers of flavor. —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: two 9-inch layers</b><p><b>For the cake:</b><p>3 cups …

Dessert

Effie's Heart Guest of Honor Dress in Lemon Tree

Life’s Too Short for Boring Emails<p>Enjoy 15% off your first order when you join our mailing list.<p>Plus, we’ll hook you up with the best deals,<br>first …