Going Green Halloween Mantle

What a week it has been! Last night was my daughter’s big Rapunzel birthday party, and we went to a pumpkin patch today. I am a bit exhausted tonight, but want to share a little of my Halloween decor before Halloween is upon us. I had fun decorating my mantle last year, but wanted to […]

Halloween’s Greatest Hits

There are many projects I’d like to be sharing with you this week–Halloween and Home Decor related, BUT with company coming from out-of-town, and a BIG birthday party this week, I may not be in a position to post for a while. I thought I would leave you with some of my “greatest hits” or […]

Costume Shopping & Halloween Prep at Kmart’s 50 ft Party

I haven’t come clean yet about our family costumes for this year, yet, but I’m thinking by the end of this post, you may well have figured out what we are doing. I’ve rounded up most of the pieces of our costumes, but still needed a few details, so when the opportunity came up to […]

Halloween Pinspiration

I have mostly decorated for Halloween. Our costumes are about 75% put together, but between the things I have to finish up and the fact that I have a big birthday party to throw next week, I’m not ready to blog many of my Halloween preparations yet for this year. I am, however, ready to blog […]

I’m a Ghoulish Guest!

It’s a dream come true! I’ve actually been invited to a Halloween party of sorts over at Mrs. Limestone’s place! Of course the place is her blog, not her home, but since her blog is so fabulous, that is nearly as exciting. Of course, if I am ever in New York in October, I am […]

The Annual Halloween Family Costume Parade

One of the insane things I like to do each year for Halloween is try and come up with themed costumes for our family that everyone will like and that won’t breaking the bank. A lot of my friends and readers tell me that their families would never go for this because their kids wouldn’t […]

Ghost Blogger: Steph from Somewhat Simple

Please Welcome today’s Ghost–I mean Guest Blogger–Steph, from Somewhat Simple as she kicks off the Halloween Season around here with some Somewhat Spooky Goodies! ******** Hi everyone! I am excited to be here on Kendra’s site as part of the fun blog swap organized by The Dating Divas. My name is Stephanie and my site […]

Halloween 2010 — The Family Circus

 I’ve got to get our Halloween round-up posted asap, because tomorrow I have a really fun giveaway starting!  You will definitely want to check back for that! But for now… Ladies and Gentlemen…Step right up…as My Insanity presents Halloween at it’s finest!  Behold our… FAMILY CIRCUS!   We have a glamorous trapeze artist (looking for candy)… […]

The Tricks to Making Treats (Halloween cupcakes)

I’ve been looking for some great, unique ideas for cupcakes to take the the church Halloween party this year. I found some of the best ideas here: My friend Stephanie, recently filmed this appearance on a local TV show sharing some ideas for awesome fall cupcakes. I’ve got the stuff to make the chicken bone […]

Hauntings of Halloween’s Past

Today over at the CSI Project, they are having a Halloween-themed challenge, judged by the always-amazing Stephanie of A Brooklyn Limestone.  She has incredible ideas for Halloween (in addition to the amazing renovating and decorating she does)!  Go here and scroll down to see some of them, like this creature survival kit that she actually […]