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Tag Archives: Halloween



Just for Kix: Veggie Monsters!

Attack of the vegetables! For as crazy picky as my kid is, I consider myself lucky she likes vegetables. Now, mind you, that means broccoli steamed in the microwave for 4 1/2 minutes, Brussels Sprouts of a particular brand, also steamed, carrots raw only, snap peas NOT snow peas, and cucumbers peeled just so. But […]



Fall Festival Idea: gross and creepy mystery cans

Sorry folks. Nothing sweet this week. Why? Because I’m consumed by this school Fall Festival I’m co-planning on Saturday. You know the one. I made this Decorate-a-Pumpkin for it. Here’s another activity that my co-chair thought of: Mystery cans. You know them, witch’s cupboard? Mystery bowls? Stick your hand in and guess what gross stuff […]



Fall Festival Idea: a “Decorate Me” pumpkin craft for little kids

Did I mention I got roped into, I mean, not roped into, no, I volunteered to help run the Fall Festival at my daughter’s school? Well, I’m spending way too many hours obsessing over this Festival. The games, the decorations, the volunteers, sorting piles of sidewalk sale donations, ordering spoons, where can I find black […]



Just for Kix: cereal box haunted house

There is monster cereal all over this one. All over. That just seems fitting, right? Crushed monster cereal for the gravel. Monster cereal marshmallows for the eyes (that always watch, they always watch). Monster cereal roof. My actual house has been invaded by monster cereal. And bonus for this haunted house made from cereal, frosting […]



Halloween Cupcakes: full moon cupcakes for Celebrations

And to end the week of Halloween cupcakes, an ominous full moon. Well, not so gloomy or menacing. Maybe a little. Find the how-tos to make full moon cupcakes HERE at Celebrations.   Need help finding supplies? Feel free to share (nicely)! While my blog’s photographs and text are protected by copyright, I do allow […]