How To Make A Pinata: Paper Mache Pinata Instructions + Tips + Videos

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A pinata brings life to a party -- especially an outdoor party!If you're going to hang a traditional pinata indoors, then make sure that you have lots of wide open space -- such as a basement -- otherwise, your home decor could get in the way when your party guests are swinging away.Pinatas aren't that expensive to buy, but it's a lot more fun to make your own. You can also involve the kids in this fun craft project.Following are step-by-step instructions for making a variety of … [Read more...]

Really Gross Halloween Recipes & Videos

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Following are step-by-step instructions for making some of the most gruesome looking Halloween foods that I've ever seen.(And I've seen a lot of scary Halloween foods!)The best part...As gross as these foods look, they're all 100% edible!  Gross Halloween Recipes First, here are a few of my favorite gross Halloween recipes to try: … [Read more...]

Creative Uses For A Jack-o-Lantern Besides Making Pumpkin Pie

As Fall progresses, we finish up with Halloween and start thinking about Thanksgiving.Visions of roasted turkey and pumpkin pie have probably come to mind already.Now's the time to start gathering party ideas and recipes to make your Thanksgiving feast special.For starters, let's explore the many ways that you could put all of those pumpkins you carved to good use.Psst! It looks like someone just told this fellow that he's the key ingredient today... … [Read more...]

15 Fun Things To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

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Whether you have kids or not, chances are you bought Halloween candy, and if you're like me you have some left over.I don't know about you, but after awhile trying to eat up all those sweets gets old, particularly if have lots of the same kind of candy.Believe it or not, you can do some pretty neat things with that leftover bag of Milky Way candy bars, or that bag filled with all sorts of different kinds of candy that your kids collected.Following are some fun things you can do with … [Read more...]

Halloween Recipes & Fun Home Decorating/Party Ideas

Kids (of all ages!) will have a ball creating these edible Halloween concoctions and one-of-a-kind party surprises that are sure to turn a few eyeballs.Following are some "spooky" foods that will really gross out everyone, plus some interesting "eerie" effects that will work wonders at your party! … [Read more...]