Category Archives: Halloween

Happy Holidays

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I became rather attached to one of our pumpkins this year, and with the addition of a santa hat, decided to keep him until Christmas. 

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Halloween Bone Necklace

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I recently unpacked our Halloween decorations and came across this old chicken bone necklace, which had been left unpainted. I decided it was time to give it a second life and brought out the acrylics.

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Halloween Crafts

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Here are a few last minute Halloween craft ideas to squeeze in before the big day.

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Halloween Bookmarks

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There is plenty of evidence that vampires and their ilk are invading every corner of our lives. October is their time to come out and play, and making bookmarks is a great way to explore the spooky world of Halloween with kids of all ages.

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Haunted House Cut Out

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Come with us on a journey to the dark side, where haunted houses are filled with spooky characters, lurking behind windows and doors.

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Chestnut Eyes

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Chestnut trees are evil mess makers, depositing sticky red things, white flowers, chestnuts and leaves, in a cycle that never seems to end. The only positive thing has been transforming the chestnuts into these really cool Halloween eyeballs, inspired by a fabulous image from Simon Clarke. Continue reading

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Halloween Rocks

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Of course it does! And here’s an easy way for kids to help out with the festivities, by making some fun and easy decorations of their own.

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