Halloween with @Hallmark_Canada #HallmarkPressPause {#GIVEAWAY}

Halloween is one of my favourite times of year. The excitement that surrounds it is contageous! Hallmark Canada has super cute Halloween decorations! I’ve always loved Hallmark and they never disappoint me when I visit their seasonal decorations section. Yes, I’ll take one of everything please. This year, one of my favourite Halloween decorations is the Whoo’s Watching Me? Singing Owl Interactive Plush. It is super cute and I just love the moving eyes, the music that it plays and the spooky eyes that appear in the tree in which the owl is perched when you press the button. The … Continue reading

Jack O Lantern Pumpkin Rocks ~ Artsy Play Wednesday {LINKY}

Hosted by: Capri + 3Multi-Testing MommyShannon’s View From HereBaby Giveaways Galore Welcome to Artsy Play Wednesday, a weekly post featuring activities, crafts, recipes and more wonderful ideas to share with your children! Each week, we will have a Featured Activity for you to check out along with an opportunity for you to link up your child friendly activities or to check out ideas for you to do with your children! If you are a blogger and you have a post that you would like to be featured, please fill out this Featured Post form. I look forward to seeing you … Continue reading

What to do With Your Halloween Wrapper Garbage with @TerraCycleCA

After spending a crazy amount of time this morning, searching for ways to donate our Halloween candy that we won’t be using, I came across this: Halloween Clean Up Brigade By signing up with TerraCycle, you can collect your empty candy wrappers and ship them (at NO COST to you) to TerraCycle where they will sort them, clean them and upcycle them into something new! What are you waiting for? Sign up now! Help our planet. Here’s an informational video about what they do with your garbage: Pin It Check out Multi-Testing Mommy’s Current Giveaways Multi-Testing Mommy is sharing this … Continue reading

Printable Halloween Mad Libs for Kids

Printable Halloween Mad Libs

My 7 year old daughter loves to create funny and creative stories using Mad Libs. This Halloween Mad Libs Printable activity makes a great activity for kids at home or on a car ride. These fill in the blank stories are a great quiet activity for “down time” as well as long car rides. Click on a Mad Lib to view the original source (Classroomjr.com) and to print.   Do you enjoy baking? While the kids are busy doing these Halloween Mad Libs, why not whip up a batch of Delicious Pumpkin Muffins?

Halloween Crafts, Recipes and Kid Friendly Ideas

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DIY Pom Pom Spider for Halloween

Although making this spider is almost all an adult job due to the use of sharp scissors and hot glue, children can be a part of selecting all of the items and gluing it onto their craft masterpiece! STEPS: Cut a pipe cleaner into 4 equal sections. Select a large pom pom and as many googly eyes as desired. Heat up a hot glue tool. Glue legs onto the bottom of the pom pom. Glue eyes onto the pom pom. Bend the tips of the legs to look like “spider feet”. Use as a simple “spider friend” or glue it … Continue reading

A Not So Scary Halloween Movie and Book Suggestion for Kids

Are your kids young and sensitive to scary things on Halloween? If so, this is the perfect movie for them! You can read about the specifics of the movie and what your children may be affected by over at Common Sense Media. Common Sense Media is an amazing resource for parents to look up the appropriateness of books, movies and tv shows for children. Have you seen this movie? What did you like about it?Here are some fun Halloween books for kids:What are your favourite Halloween movies and books for children? Pin It Check out Multi-Testing Mommy’s Current Giveaways Multi-Testing … Continue reading

Fun Halloween Rice Krispie Treats Thanks to #Kelloggs

Who doesn’t love Rice Krispie Treats? I know everyone in our house sure does. When we received a fun box of goodies to create Halloween Themed Krispie Treats, we were super excited! Rice Krispie Treats Are Easy To Make All you need is Kelloggs Rice Krispie Cereal, marshmallows, butter and vanilla (optional). For extra Halloween fun, add in some icing and/or some candy and you are good to go!For the official recipe, go here. Check out this page for Special Occasion Rice Krispie Treats. Halloween Fun with Kelloggs We had so much ooey-gooey fun making our Rice Krispie treats! And … Continue reading