Trick or Treat Lollies: Four Halloween Candy ideas.

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Seasons

Trick or Treat Lollies Halloween (and especially trick or treat) is one of Abbis favourite times of the year.  As soon as the summer holidays are over, she starts planning her halloween crafts. Last year we made these trick or treat lollies in 4 different versions. Halloween is manic around us.  These took about half an hour to make, but were … Read More

DianaTrick or Treat Lollies: Four Halloween Candy ideas.

Frankenstein Canapes

DianaHalloween, Recipes, Starters & Nibbles

Frankenstein Canapes More cute than scary, these frankenstein canapes can be made in a few minutes for your halloween bash with only 4 ingredients. Ingredients Square crackers (ideally charcoal crackers) Guacamole Seaweed Black Olives The crackers I bought are from Peters Yard.  I love all the crisp breads they make.  I don’t usually choose these black ones, but they were just too perfect … Read More

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Halloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Seasons

Halloween Candy Bags

Halloween Candy Bags These cute halloween candy bags are really easy to make with cheap white paper bags, black paint and alphabet stamps. Just add sweets. Materials: White Bags Black Paint Black thin sharpie Rubber stamps & Black ink Puffy paint – for eyes The white bags are available for a few pence each on Amazon.   We wanted a monochrome … Read More

DianaHalloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

Halloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

DianaCrafts, Halloween

halloween lanterns

Halloween Lanterns from Jam Jars These halloween lanterns are an easy halloween craft, children can make themselves from a few scraps of paper and some recycled jam jars. Materials Needed Jam Jars Crepe Paper (Orange and White) Cut into Black Card Glue or double sided tape Tea lights or battery Lights Cut rectangles of crepe paper as high as the jam … Read More

DianaHalloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY

DianaBirthdays, Crafts

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY Remember the bacon and eggs softies we made a couple of weeks ago?  Abbi and I have been in full production mode, making little critters and characters ever since!  We will be sharing our creations over the next few months, but today we are sharing instructions for how to sew a cactus softie, with these three prickly … Read More

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