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24 Popular Disney Halloween Costumes for Kids and Tweens

Disney Halloween Costumes are always a popular idea that lets kids and adults alike dress up. We have quite a collection of princess costumes in our home for Halloween and everyday dress up. This list of Disney costume ideas has something for everyone in your home. It includes popular ideas for kids, teens


One Pot Cajun Chicken Pasta Recipe

If you are looking for an easy and flavorful meal, this Cajun Chicken Pasta Recipe is a favorite.  As a one-pot recipe, it’s sure to be a hit with busy families.  You don’t have to worry about tons of ingredients or tons of cleanup.  Simply toss this dish together and enjoy this


20 More Spooky Cookies & Halloween Food Ideas

Halloween Food Ideas like these cookies are perfect for helping you plan a Halloween party or simply have something fun on hand for your kids and family to enjoy together. This post contains affiliate links. 20 Spooky Cookies & Halloween Food Ideas These delicious Halloween food ideas are ideal for your next


Celebrate Fall With This Easy Slow Cooker Apple Cider Drink Recipe

This slow cooker apple cider recipe tastes like fall in a mug. It’s my favorite time of year! Apples, colorful leaves, pumpkins, Halloween, and cozy slow cooker recipes come to mind. This crisp and refreshing drink takes the apple cider I know and love and adds a little zip to it. Plus, it


25 Creative Fall Pumpkin Decorations You Want to Have

Pumpkin decorations are the perfect fall decor because they work well for Halloween and Thanksgiving. Think outside the traditional Jack-O-Lantern with these fun and creative pumpkin crafts! This post may contain affiliate links. Every year, we go to the pumpkin patch with the kids. Sometimes we carve them. Last year, I had


Tricks and Treats: 20+ Ghoulishly Good Halloween Party Food Ideas

Every year I look forward to planning spooky Halloween party food ideas because plain ol’ appetizers won’t do. All year round I collect ideas for Halloween party food and Halloween decorations. It’s our favorite holiday! I had a blast throwing my daughter’s first Halloween birthday party. For the last few years she picked her own birthday


15 DIY Halloween Decorations

Are you looking for DIY Halloween decoration ideas? While I love shopping for Halloween decor, it’s fun (and often more budget friendly) to make my own. Some of these projects are perfect to do with the kids, while others require adult crafting skills and tools. My kids love making homemade decorations. Their


Milwaukee Halloween Activities: Corn Mazes, Ghost Walks & Haunted Hayrides!

We love fall in Wisconsin! Every year my kids get excited about apple picking and going to the pumpkin farm. Thankfully there are a variety of family friendly Halloween activities throughout the Milwaukee area. Some activities, such as haunted corn mazes, are geared towards older children, but there are plenty of less


20+ Free Halloween Printables for Family Fun

At the first hint of fall, the kids have visions of candy corns and Halloween costumes dancing in their heads. While they focus on trick-or-treating, I scoop up more Halloween decorations for my collection. It’s our favorite time of year! Requests to make Halloween crafts, spooky treats, and pick out pumpkins top


Spark Your Child’s Creativity at LEGO® KidsFest Coming to Milwaukee!

We are thrilled to partner with LEGO KidsFest to share event information and attend as media guests. Four years ago we attended LEGO KidsFest and my daughter had a blast. I was not sure if there would be enough to do since she was a toddler, but we spent the majority of