Halloween Holly Santa's Helper

Halloween Holly Helps Keep Santa’s Elves Energized

Do you still have trick-or-treaters at home? Do they bring home massive amount of candy every year that your family could not possibly finish? Plus, with all of our kids, you can imagine the heaps of candy we would have after a long night of going door-to-door. Once we go … Read more


Tips for Homemade Halloween Costumes

With Halloween just weeks away, our girls are in constant conversation about what they should dress up as this year. It’s a fun time of year for them and we do our best to help them bring their imagination and ideas to life. This year, in collaboration with JCPenney, we decided … Read more

The Peanuts Movie HALLOWEEN-BAGS

Halloween Candy Fun Facts… in Dental Terms

Halloween is coming, and with it, several tricks and lots of sweet treats are sure to come your way. As parents, we need to keep an eye on our children’s teeth to help prevent cavities and toothaches that can be an unwanted sidekick to all that candy. Well, that and tummy aches. Great … Read more

Dia de los Muertos craft for kids

Teaching Kids About Dia de los Muertos with Sugar Skulls

Being bi-racial means teaching my kids about two different cultures. Two different family traditions. Well, I say two. In actuality, we learn about a variety of cultures all over the world. But teaching them my family’s heritage is my favorite. As Halloween approaches, we also make sure the children know … Read more

Best Buy Scare-It-Yourself Photo Booth

Scare-It-Yourself Photo Booth using Best Buy Tech

Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Are you the Halloween prankster type? Colby sure is. My sister is actually the easiest… and most fun… to scare. I think the most … Read more

Halloween Fun for Toddlers – How to Keep Things Easy and Safe

Celebrating Halloween with toddlers brings a certain element of innocence to the mix. With a toddler, it may not be possible to go out and party like you would have in the past. Not to mention, trick or treating can get tiresome for your toddler very quickly. Safety is always an … Read more