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Succulent Pumpkins

Succulents & Sunshine

I am so excited about this tutorial and it incorporates my favorite little plant. Succulents! Head on over to Succulents & Sunshine for ‘How-To’ and much more info on this little beauty. It is a great source for all of your succulent questions.

Get Pumkin inspired today. xo


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Delicious Balloon Faces for Halloween

Draw simple features onto inflated balloons with permanent marker; choose an assortment of geometric shapes that are easy to create freehand. Fill the balloons with helium and display at your next buffet or scary event. Great idea from Martha Stewart.

Ghosts & Goblins on my mind…..2 more days. xo


Delicious Halloween Costumes

I love Halloween! I found these great costumes on Pinterest. If you have procrastinated and need a last minute idea, all of these costumes could be thrown together, at least in a day. I miss having my kids to dress up and these kid costumes are fun. If you […]

Delicious Zombie Pumpkins

Adorable Zombies! I love this idea from Martha Stewart. I am going to add these to my collection of jack-o-lanterns on the 31rst.

How to: For the eyes, cut out two cone shaped holes, with a small saw, into the pumpkin. (For the zombie complexion, look for a white pumpkin) The diameter should […]

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Meringue Ghosts!

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Little ghosts are so cute and these meringue goodies would be a perfect addition to any dessert buffet. I have a meringue recipe to get you started. Pipe your meringue into ghost shapes about 1-1/2 inches wide and 2 inches tall. You can either do this by […]

Haunting Focal Point

Center of Attention

A hollowed out-pumpkin makes the a perfect vessel for displaying fall flowers. Lopsided pumpkins work best, because their stems don’t interfere with the basket’s handle. Perfect for your scary party centerpiece!



1). If your pumpkin is not lopsided enough, cut an angle into its bottom to make […]


Tis the Season….. to decorate with eyeballs!

Creepy tablewear will give guests the distinct feeling that they are not alone. Fun idea from Martha Stewart.


Tools and Materials Clear drinking glasses, plates, and pitcher Decoupage glue, such as Mod Podge Flat brush

1. Print eyeball clip art, enlarging or reducing as needed to […]

Hanging Glow Balloons

Light up the Night!

Place a water balloon with a glow stick on the inside in a stocking and hang from trees or ceiling. Perfect for a pathway or porch.


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Creepy Candles



Cast a sinister glow over any setting with a cluster of white tapers dripping with “blood” (actually red candle wax). Fill a cup or a small pail with sand, and plant white candles inside so they stand upright. Light a red candle and tip it over the white candles so […]


Spooky Shopping…..


Pottery Barn

The most chilling night of the year calls for frightfully fun festivities and Pottery Barn has an inventory for the perfect Halloween entertaining. I love to stroll through their visual displays to get in the mood for my favorite holiday. Check out the link for fun entertaining ideas.


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