Best of Halloween Round-up

You guys, our Halloween posts have been Off The Hook.
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​We have your one-stop shop for all the best of Halloween on the interwebs. Our Today’s Mama bloggers put together a bunch of great ideas this year — from costumes and games to crafts and recipes. Create some last-minute fun today and remember to Pin some ideas to keep in mind for next year!


Color Your World – dyeing clothes to create your own costumes.

DIY Kids Halloween Costumes – Aw! I want to be a paper doll.

Pumpkin Carving 101 – carve a pumpkin in 5 kid-friendly steps.

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Bobbing for Apples – a revised version without the shared vat of spittle-laced water.

Don’t Ruin Regular Halloween – the old way isn’t a bad way, people.

Special Needs: Halloween Treats

Fun Halloween Reads – recommended Halloween books.

Pumpkin Bowling

Halloween When I Was Growing Up – looking back on simpler times and plaid pillowcases.

Do I Really Have to Dress Up?

Halloween Costumes Gone Wild – how girls & womens costumes have become [name your costume] gone slutty.

That’s A Great BIG Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!

I Hate Scary Movies


Halloween Party 2011

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Halloween 2011: Fright Night Invites

Halloween Decor

How to Make Stuffed Pumpkin Baskets – easy, cute candy holders.

Scare Away Monsters With Solar Power – good for any time of year, but especially when monster stories are in high gear.

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Halloween Wreath for Kids

Make Your Own Halloween Graveyard – “Here lies Ima Gonner.”

Halloween Home Decor

3 Easy Boo-ing Ideas – giving a real treat to your neighbors & friends!

Halloween Class Party Ideas – be the star mom with these creative treats. yes, you.

Egg Carton Bat

Halloween Wall Scenes

Halloween Mantle

Pacman Garland – completely cute gaming decoration

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Decorating Pumpkins with Chalkboard Paint

Halloween Window Decorations

Spider Web Frame

All Out Halloween Decor


Printable Halloween Memory Game – Halloween-y and smart.

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Printable Halloween Partyware – astoundingly easy way to make a party look awesome!

Halloween Treat Phantom Ghost Printable

Printable Halloween Bat Mobile – as in a hanging art piece, not a super hero car. just sayin’.

Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

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Free Halloween Fonts

Free Halloween Desktop and Smart Phone Wallpaper – kind of a techie version of a printable, I think.


Pumpkin Pancake Recipe

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Halloween Dinner Idea – yes, that’s dinner served from a pumpkin. Total fun!

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Tis the Season for Baking :: All Things Pumpkin – bread, pie, cookies, soup…YUM.

Halloween 2011: No Tricks, Just Treats – party food for every taste!

Mummy Hotdogs

Easy Caramel Apples

Caramel Apples

Spooktacular Halloween Drinks – party drinks for kids & adults

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Gummy Worm Ice Cubes

My Date With A Pumpkin – easy baked seeds and pie.

Witch Hat Cookies

Candy Corn Trifle – not. even. kidding.

Frankenstein Cupcakes fas

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Happy Halloween!



Five Halloween Class Treats

Halloween seems to be one of the few pro-sugar holidays left in existence. Still, I promote simplicity when buying, making, and assembling 20-40 Halloween class treats. Here are my go-to's.