Spider Party

Halloween Purple Spider & Black Cupcakes

Get ready for some pictures.  I had a lot of fun with Emily’s spider birthday party theme.  It obviously works great for Halloween and was cute for a little girl’s first birthday party as well.  The spider party theme all began with the spider cake idea I got when I was looking for Halloween decorations…. 

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Hanging Ghosts – Halloween Decor

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I saw these cute hanging ghosts on pinterest and thought they would be a great addition to our Halloween decorations. DIY Hanging Ghosts – Halloween Decor Tutorial Cut cheese cloth approx 8″ x 8″. It doesn’t have to be perfect – rough edges help add character. Use white string to hang the ghosts. For some… 

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Free Halloween Printables – Treat Bag Toppers


I’m 9 days away from the big first birthday/Halloween party.  Aghhhhh!  Today I worked on the party favor treat bags.  I am happy with how they turned out.  I am loosely going with a spider theme for the party, even though I am creeped out by spiders and all things crawly. Halloween Party Treat Bag… 

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Halloween Music Playlist


Are ya’ll ready for Halloween?  This year I will be throwing my first (of many to come) Halloween party.  Music is a perfect way to get the party started.  I put together a Halloween party music playlist with some of my favorite Halloween songs.  Have you used Amazon.com’s Amazon.com MP3 music service?  I like it… 

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Fall Decorations

Fall Home Decor

If you’ve been following my blog for long, you’ve probably realized that I like apothecary jars for decorating.  They are perfect for bringing in a little holiday flair into your holiday decorating.  In my previous post I posted some of my traditional Halloween decorations.  Most of the decorations from this post could be used as… 

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Spook the Halls


If you deck the halls at Christmas, do you spook the halls at Halloween?  I didn’t get “in” to decorating for Halloween until last year when my son said, “Mom when are you going to decorate the house for Halloween?”  He had been at a friends house and seen some cute decorations there so he… 

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