Cutest DIY ‘Batkin’ Rings

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These are the cutest little bat napkin rings ever. This is one of those crafts that doesn’t really look “crafty.” I think they look quite elegant in the picture above!  These are easy to make in a few simple steps using black felt and a template. See the full instructions and download the template at […]

Tiered Pumpkin Centerpiece

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Check out this Fabo centerpiece with pumpkins and feather boa, not to mention the zebra fabric!! They must have made that just for ME!! This cutie patootie idea comes from St. Louis Entertains and there is a video to watch with more great table settings. No, I’m not in St. Louis, but my girl Amy […]

Dark & Spooky Cocktail

dark & spooky cocktail

 This cocktail from the food network sounds tasty enough, but the gummy spider inside kind of “scares” me! Try it if you dare! Dark & Spooky Juice of 1 lime (about 1/4 cup) 1/4 cup dark rum 1/4 cup ginger beer or ginger ale 1 black gummy spider Combine lime juice and rum in a […]

Simply Spooky Halloween Table

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Here’s a fun table by All You that is perfect for both kids and adults. You could set this up as a dessert and favor station with cake, chocolate fondue, and sweet truffles for the ‘favor coffins’. See below for some great details and click here for the project instructions.

Tombstone Sandwiches

tombstone sandwiches

 These yummy sounding sandwiches are perfect for any occasion, but cut them in the shape of a tombstone and suddenly it’s perfect for Halloween! You could also use cookie cutters in the shape of a bat, a pumpkin, or witch hat. Find the recipe here.

Going Batty!

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That’s right, I’m going batty for all these cool bat decorations! When you stick with one element and repeat it over and over, it makes such an impact. I love each one of these decorating ideas and think they would look terrific used all together! Start with the Bat invitations from Tiny Prints and continue […]

Haunted Gingerbread Houses

Halloween gingerbread houses

Create some fun with the kids this Halloween by putting together a “Haunted” Gingerbread House…they’re not just for Christmas any more! There are some great kits available at Michael’s or from Wilton. This idea makes perfect sense to me becouse Halloween is really all about the candy for kids! 1. Ghostly Guest House 2. Goulish […]