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Simple Halloween and Fall Decorating Ideas

Gourds. Every year I look at the piles and piles of gourds that are for sale – you can find them everywhere from the local farm to your neighborhood Walmart. Usually cheap in price, gourds are colorful and certainly symbolic … Continue reading

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Easy Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Mummies

Bob and I threw these together yesterday and put them on our kitchen windowsill. I still can’t believe how something so simple could end up being one of my very favorite decorations! To make your own little family of mummies, … Continue reading

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Paint Trickle Pumpkins

So. If you have been following on my Facebook page, you know that it’s been living-without-power-mania here.  Our surrounding area (Philadelphia suburbs) has been ravaged by Hurricane Sandy.  The destruction is everywhere – mostly in the form of extreme wind … Continue reading

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Happy Hauntings at Dutch Wonderland in Lancaster, PA

Every year we have run into the same problem – trying to find fun Halloween events for our toddler-now-preschooler that are NOT scary. Last weekend we had the chance to check out Happy Hauntings at Dutch Wonderland in Lancaster, PA. … Continue reading

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Snowtober: I Learned in 31 Hours That I am Not Laura Ingalls Wilder – Nor Do I Want To Be

Snowtober. That’s what they’re calling it. You want to know what I’m calling it? Hell.  Made slightly better with a few glasses of wine. I was already annoyed with the impending inclement weather for the weekend last week.  We had … Continue reading

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