5 Tips for Taking Great Halloween Photos


Halloween is next week, and chances are you’re probably donning your costume this weekend, too. You and your kids have made the effort to brainstorm, shop, and create your costumes––don’t you want to get the best photos of your costumed crew possible, too?  Here are my 5 tips for taking great Halloween photos, and check […]

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Family Halloween Costumes 2016 Edition

It’s been a while since I’ve popped in here on the blog. Life as a full-time working single mama is definitely a flurry, but creative living is still my passion and what better time to unleash that than Halloween? I didn’t do any sewing whatsoever for our costumes this year, but there was certainly thrifting, […]

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100 DIY Halloween Costumes

  I’ve been getting crafty with our family Halloween costumes for years. Sometimes we just reuse what’s already in our costume box, and other years we whip up new ones. I’m banding together with an awesome group of bloggers to bring you 100 DIY Halloween costumes to help you get crafty this Halloween, too. First, […]

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Halloween has come and gone! Here are a few photos from our shenanigans. How was your weekend?? I revamped my paper plate angel wings for my costume this year (and of course didn’t get any other good pictures of me in them!). Because Halloween oftentimes turns into a month-long celebration, we actually went trunk-or-treating at […]

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Upcycled Day of the Dead Gnome

This post is sponsored by Goodwill SA October means Halloween celebrations for many of us, but here in San Antonio it also means Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. In looking for creative reuse ideas for Day of the Dead, I stumbled across a number of adorable gnome skeletons. So I prowled […]

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