Category: Parties

The Ultimate Kids’ Halloween Party Planner

What’s scarier… the ghosts and goblins coming out for Halloween, or the thought of a bunch of kids coming over for a Halloween party?! Well now it should be easy, because this is the ultimate kids’ Halloween party planner. Thinking of throwing your own Halloween party? Here’s a step by step planner to make it

Don’t Overlook These 5 Safety Tips This Hallowe’en!

It’s easy to get caught up in the fun and excitement of Halloween, but the night will be more enjoyable if you remind yourself of these 5 safety tips. Witches, vampires and goblins may be lurking in darkened street corners, but the number of preventable accidents that occur each Hallowe’en is the most frightening part

How to Throw a Haunted Halloween Party for Kids

Look no further for Halloween party inspiration. Find all the inspiration you need for music, food, games, and decor in this article. Let’s all pass on the overdone, expected Halloween party ideas, shall we? The Monster Mash? Heard it. Candy corn? Ate it. Pin the Face on the Pumpkin? Played it. Cobweb-covered entryway? Seen it.

10 Best Not-So-Scary Halloween Events For Kids

It is never too early to start planning for spooktacular times, and this October there are so many exciting events from face painting, pumpkin carving, spooky houses, and trick-or-treating! Spend your weekends getting in the Halloween spirit, any of these events will do the trick. 1. ZOOtoberfest – San Francisco Go on an adventure in “Harvest Hallow”

Fun Tips to Make the Most out of Halloween

Some suggestions from a Halloween aficionado dad Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. What’s not to love? It’s the one day a year where a lad can dress up like Batman, terrorize the neighborhood, and eat copious amount of candy.  It seems my kids have inherited this passion.  The other day my daughter told

Halloween Movies for Kids – Top Ten

I don’t know about you but there is something about Halloween that really brings the kid out in me. It’s that one time of year that I don’t feel overly silly for dressing up, gorging on candy, and getting creative with the pumpkin guts. It’s also when I allow myself to be a bit spooked.

Halloween Party Tasty Treats

At our parties, food disappears faster than you can say “bone” appetit! I display our menu in a scary font to announce the creepy specialties of the haunted house. Frightful Food Here’s a sampling of our favourite frightening foods: Fiendish Fingers mozzarella cheese strings with green pepper “nails” Link for Fiendish Fingers Spider Bites  Ritz

Halloween Candy Decoded: The Best Candy for Kids

According to a recent statistic, the average American consumes 3.4 pounds of candy, or approximately 7,000 calories over Halloween! This extremely scary calorie count is equivalent to eating 13 Big Macs. It therefore comes as no surprise that in order to burn off all of these sugar laden calories your little kiddos would need to

10 Halloween Songs for Your Party Playlist

Children or adults, who doesn’t like the typical Halloween songs taking over the place in the season of remembering the dead? Well, at least I do. Whether it may be sweet Halloween poems or significant message delivering songs, we need it all. As a Halloween party without a planned playlist of right songs is more

Trick or Treat: How To Survive Halloween Without Candy

In an effort to find compromise, I decided that the healthiest thing to do was ration out the candy over time. So imagine my forehead-smack moment when I discovered that this is actually one of the worst things you can do for your child’s health! In fact, many dentists and doctors believe that you’re better