Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

Its Saturday and time to make some quick and easy Halloween cards. Later today we are attending a Haunted House put on by the towns fire department so expect pictures later in the week. Lisa One way I make cardmaking easy is I used a cute pack of Halloween paper and fun stickers. This makes [...]

DIY Halloween Costumes

DIY Halloween Costumes

Happy Tuesday ! And Today I finish Sewing Month with Cute Halloween costumes. With basic supplies your family will be ready for Trick a Treat. So read on and have Fun! Lisa Gingham Witch Costume : Country living magazine  Cut two 31- by 20-inch rectangles from black-and-white gingham fabric. Sew ends together, leaving armholes toward [...]

Play Dough

Play Dough

Yesterday was National Plays Dough Day! This Friday my favorite recipe for making it at home: 3 cups all-purpose white flour2 tablespoons cream of tartar1 cup + 2 tablespoons table salt3–4 tablespoons cooking oil : start with 3 and if the dough is a little dry, slowly work in a little more.3 cups hot waterOptional: Food coloring Add the flour, cream of [...]

Trick or Treat 2020

Happy Halloween everyone! Let's get ready for our visitors outside with self serve trick a treats options. Candy Bowl for your porch: If you are expecting a large crowd or not at home -this is a great solution. If you are home between visitors you can fill your bowl again with treats. I have large [...]

Local Ghost Hauntings

Thanks for stopping bye this Friday for my Halloween edition. Today I am sharing some local ghost stories : From each side of the river and both only 30 minutes from home..... So today let's visit for some haunting good times.... Lisa New Roads courthouse : Point Coupee Parish Built in 1902 it has stories [...]

Frankenstein Day

Happy Thursday and you are back with me at my Craft table. And we are celebrating Halloween and Frankenstein day! My scrapbook page : The Boo Crew https://www.scrapbook.com I used this paper pack to make my scrapbook page, cards and treat bags. The cards I cut out and used to make the 8 by 8 [...]

Halloween food blog

Thanks for stopping bye this Wednesday. I invited my girlfriends over for a Movie and drinks for Halloween. Movie : Hocus Pocus Witches Brew drink 1 oz vodka1/2 oz lime juice2 oz Raspberry liqueur2 oz Sprite1 tsp. Silver Cake shimmer(editable cake glitter for Shine) 1 drop purple food coloring In a large bar shaker add your liquors, silver shimmer, and lime juice.Shake to combine.Pour your mixture [...]

Voices from Our Past

Welcome to my Halloween Friday on my blog ! Today's post a journey into the past..... Louisiana style Louisiana is famous for our above found cemeteries and every October the come alive. It's a great way to spend an evening a raise money for an good cause. Why Bury above ground ? Burial plots are shallow in New [...]

Halloween 🎃 Friday

Welcome to my Freaky Friday where everything is Halloween. And today is a kids party at the Library. We are reading: Today's crafts at the party: Paper plate pumpkin Toilet paper bat rolls These two crafts are inexpensive and easy to make with the kids. Supplies White paper plates Paint : orange,black ,white Construction paper [...]

Happy Halloween

This Freaky Friday starts my Halloween trick and treats for 2020. This year will look different in many areas as in some locations trick a treating has been canceled. Halloween 2020 tips: Please observe all local laws for your area and wear a mask ( not a Halloween mask) wash your hands , social distancing [...]