Halloween Tic-Tac-Toe

Halloween Tic-Tac-Toe

We are getting geared up for Halloween this week. The girls and I worked together to create these Halloween Tic-Tac-Toe treats for their classmates.  We added a few pumpkins and candy corns to mini pumpkin buckets (Target Dollar Spot) and attached a Tic-Tac-Toe board....
This Year’s Halloween Costumes

This Year’s Halloween Costumes

This year the girls picked easy-to-create Halloween costumes (yay!). Taylor was a marathon runner. I created a racing bib to pin to her shirt. She worn a headband and her usual sporty clothes.  She also wore an ipod and medal. Payton was an Olympic gymnast. I added a...
Halloween Class Parties

Halloween Class Parties

We had a fun time with Halloween parties at school this week.  For the kindergarten class, we had a monster theme with cookie decorating and creating monster goodie bags. Each kiddo got a plate with all of the supplies to decorate their own cookies. We had 2 colors of...
Halloween Monogram

Halloween Monogram

It’s Halloween week and my girls are excited for their upcoming class parties and trick-or-treating.  This was really not on my agenda for the weekend, but I decided to make shirts for them today.  I came up with this monogram pumpkin design and I love the way...

Halloween Costumes

We enjoy picking something different for our Halloween costumes. Frozen’s Elsa and Anna were hugely popular this year, but I was able to convince the girls to be something unique. Payton was a Denver Zookeeper in honor of her Uncle Will (formerly an arborist...

Easiest Way to Carve a Pumpkin

I blogged about this several years ago but I’m doing it again because it amazes me every year how easy it is to carve a pumpkin.  We have tried the carving kits, but this is so much faster and more accurate than using a knife.  Introducing our favorite pumpkin...