Halloween

Recipe: Frankenstein Pudding Cups

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon We saw images of green Frankenstein desserts on Pinterest and decided to try our own. Most recipes are indulgent, in fact, each pudding cup has the equivalent of three crushed Oreos on top! In an effort to…

Recipe: Hot Dog Mummies

Photo: David Croxford Here’s an easy treat to whip up for your little ghoul's lunch or your Halloween family party. Ingredients One tube of biscuit dough, such as Pillsbury Crescent Rolls 4 hot dogs Ketchup, mustard, relish (optional) Directions 1. Place…

Recipe: Strawberry Ghosts

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon Ingredients Strawberries White melting chocolate (We liked Ghirardelli white melting wafers found at Safeway) Mini chocolate chips Wax paper Directions Melt the chocolate according to manufacturers’ directions. Hold on to the green top and dip a strawberry in…

Keiki Treat: Candy Corn Gelatin

Photo: David Croxford I still love candy corn. It may be pure sugar, but the tiny treats give me a taste of my childhood. I always snap the white top off, then eat the rest layer by chewy layer. In case you were wondering,…

Make It: Ghost Necklace

Photo: Michele Aucello Here's an easy craft you can do with your child. Make an extra one for a for a spooky bestie necklace. Materials White glue Wax paper Permanent marker String Scissors Small beads (optional) Photo: Michele Aucello Directions…

13 Costume Tips from the Crazy Halloween Lady

Photo: Ashley de Coligny Halloween is my JAM. What started as a minor obsession is now veering dangerously into Crazy Halloween Hoarder Lady territory and–spoiler alert–I. DON'T. CARE. I love it all: the candy, the parties, the décor, the haunted…

Recipe: Spider Chocolate Chip Cookies

Images of “spider” cookies have been floating around Pinterest so we decided to give them a try. They were tricker than we thought and might be frustrating for kids to finish, but they sure will enjoy gobbling them up! They…

Make It: Backyard Bat Mobile

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon Looking for a different kind of Halloween decoration? We spied this idea on marthastewart.com and found it was very easy and had many steps the kids could do themselves. Materials Long branch Black spray paint (optional) Needle…