Really Gross Halloween Recipes & Videos


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...]

How To Host A Fun Retro Party Using Retro Food Recipes


What's old is new these days.  Why not try a retro theme the next time you throw a party, give a gift or send a card? Whether the recipient is young or old makes no difference.  Just taking things back to an earlier point in time will bring back fond memories or give them a whole new look at how the world was back then. At your retro party you will want to serve classic party dishes that were popular during that era. Here are some ideas: Retro food recipes Food of the 70s … [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...]

Fun Things To Do With Leftover Easter Candy


It's probably a safe bet to say you will have plenty of candy leftover after Easter. I've found myself in this predicament dozens of times. Following are the best ways to put leftover Easter candy to good use, including: chocolate Easter bunnies Easter M&Ms jelly beans marshmallow peeps creme eggs ...and more!   Leftover Chocolate Candy Chocolate bunnies or Easter eggs can be easily melted in a double boiler or even in the microwave. Once the chocolate … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Party Ideas


Are you thinking of hosting a St. Patrick's Day party? If so, then you're probably looking for some creative ideas to make the celebration a hit.   Following are some fun ideas to consider for your St. Patrick's Day party...   … [Read more...]

Green Drink Recipes For St. Patrick’s Day: Green Beer, Green Cocktails & Non-Alcoholic Drinks


St. Patrick's Day is associated with Ireland, and rightly so. After all, St. Patrick was the patron saint of Ireland. However, you don't have to be Irish to celebrate St. Patrick's Day; it's a fun day that everyone enjoys celebrating. Dress green, eat green and drink green and you are almost guaranteed to have a great day! Over the years, I've experimented with a wide variety of green drinks. Some have been traditional, (such as green beer), and others have been totally unique. … [Read more...]

10 Fun Things To Do With Leftover Candy Canes


I don't know about most people, but I always end up with a ton of leftover candy canes after the holidays. This is usually because of the fact that I have lots of kids around during that time, and candy canes make a nice sweet treat for them. So I have a tendency to buy more than I actually need. That, and I like to decorate with candy canes. Here are some fun things you can do with leftover candy canes... #1 Leave them in their plastic wrappers and then pack them up to be used … [Read more...]