After glancing through an old issue of Southern Living, we were inspired by their caramel apples. We decided to let our kids loose in the backyard in search of twigs and this recipe is what we conjured up with some caramel and our imaginations. While your little ones don their costumes, try dressing up some fruit to make these delicious sweet treats for the … [Read more...] about Halloween Twiggy Treats: Caramel Apples
Trick or treating is one of the great American traditions, and we can still enjoy a safe night out trolling for goodies…provided we use some common sense and give our kids a few important guidelines. Maybe you’ll be accompanying your hobgoblins door to door this year, or perhaps you have older children venturing out on their own with friends. Here are some general safety tips … [Read more...] about Keep Your Kids Safe This Halloween!
Planning to throw a Halloween bash this year? If you need a spook-tacular appetizer to serve at your party, look no further. Try these devilish eggs - they look great and taste even better! Creepy Eyeball Eggs Ingredients 6 eggs 2 Tbs. Chopped pimentos Green olives 1 Tsp. Tabasco or any hot sauce you like 2 Tbs. Light mayonnaise 1 Tsp. Dijon mustard … [Read more...] about Halloween Recipes: Deviled Eyeballs (Eggs)
My very inquisitive six-year-old asked me why people dress up on Halloween. I was stumped. I am usually a reasonably informed mom with a quick story about all the cool things in history that have formed our current day celebrations. But not this time – I didn’t have any answers! Where Does Halloween Come From? My son’s question My son’s question got me thinking about the … [Read more...] about Where Does Halloween Come From?
Are you looking for a fun and festive Halloween dessert idea? We've got just the thing! These creative "slimy" cake pops from our friends over at Stick&Pop is perfect for a holiday bash. "We think this one is really fun for families and for moms who don't want to wrap pops but want to present something fun on a platter. Plus, it's very forgiving in terms of how "pretty" … [Read more...] about Halloween “Slimer” Cake Pop Recipe