• Halloween Rules
    Halloween,  Holidays

    The Official Halloween Rules

    Did y’all know there were Official Halloween Rules? With Halloween right around the corner, we figured these “Official” Halloween Rules might come in handy. Halloween “Rules” When it appears that you have killed the monster, never check to see if it’s really dead. If you find that your house is built upon or near a cemetery, was once a church that was used for black masses, had previous inhabitants who went mad or committed suicide or died in some horrible fashion, or had inhabitants who performed satanic practices in your house – move away immediately. Never read a book of demon summoning aloud, even as a joke. Do not search…

  • Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes
    Halloween,  Holidays

    Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes

    Remember when we were young and we used to make or have help making our homemade Halloween costumes? I honestly can’t remember my Mama and Daddy ever going out and spending money at a store on a costume. (Especially not the kind of money they are charging these days for children’s costumes). Well with that in mind we came across some really cute kids’ costumes on allyou.com, that are easy to make with your children. We just love cute little children in Halloween costumes, so please send us pictures of your little ghosties and goblins, fairies, and princesses or maybe even one of the costume ideas we posted here. We…

  • Children,  Decorating,  Tips

    Monster Mums

      When we saw these cute “Monster Mums” we just couldn’t help but share them with y’all. What a fantastic way to bring more color into an otherwise usual black and orange Halloween. You could also do this with Sunflowers or any other flower you find at your local craft supply store. Just let your imagination run wild. Give your Mom a Halloween surprise she’ll never forget with this Monster Mums display. Easy Halloween crafts like this make perfect centerpieces for your table and are also great to have outside for trick-or-treater’s to admire! You could also turn this mum display into a cute monster head by including some horns,…

  • Decorating,  Halloween

    DIY Pumpkin Luminaries

      As y’all know, we LOVE to decorate for seasons and holidays. Today, we are going to show you how to make some very classy (and easy) pumpkin luminaries. We originally found this on This Old House and were just so excited to bring it to y’all so lets get right to it! Make it a great day, you deserve it!   Aileen and Tracey Step 1: Hollow out your pumpkin Use a knife to carve a large circular opening into the bottom of your pumpkin. Clean out the inside thoroughly, scooping away the pulp and seeds with a spoon. Personally we think this is the best part LOL. Get…

  • Easy and Beautiful DIY Fall Porch Decorations
    Decorating,  Halloween

    Easy and Beautiful DIY Fall Porch Decorations

    Easy Beautiful DIY Fall Front Porch Decorations Fall is in the air and we are ready to decorate!! We just love Fall! So many beautiful colors, crisp cool days, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and of course Christmas around the corner. If you are like us, we look through magazines, drive down streets and look at pictures on the net, seeing all these wonderful pictures of front porches all decorated for Fall and saying “Hey, we should do that!” Well today we are going to show you how you can get a couple of these looks very easily and inexpensively. We found this beautiful front entry on My Home Ideas. Look closely, do…