13 Movies You DON’T Want to Fall Asleep To

Hey Winners! Happy Halloween! Time to gorge ourselves of sugar, sugar, and even more sugar! On the off chance you don’t fall into a sugar coma, you might even fall asleep to a good movie or two. But not these movies.   These movies are the last thing you want to sleep to. If they don’t mess with you in your waking hours, they’ll get you while your sleeping!   I won’t be giving you summaries of each movie for a few reasons, the first being I want to surprise you. The second is I wrote the summaries when I…

Easy Guide to Post-Halloween Detox

Hey guys! (: Tomorrow is the big day! I’m really excited to dress up, hand out candy, and even indulge in a little sugar binge myself, but I’m not very excited about what the sugar’s going to do to my body and how I’m going to feel for days afterward. I know that I’m not alone in feeling this way, so I want to provide you with an easy guide to Post-Halloween Detox!   Detoxing from Candy Galore   Halloween seems to have this way of making me feel and look like absolute crap. All of that candy makes me…

Sneaky Snacks

Halloween party season is upon us and that means you’re going to need some party snacks! This kind of thing is what I dread most about becoming a mom one day because parties aren’t my thing and I’m not very crafty.   So, I decided to ‘sneaky’ snacks because they’re so cute that no one will realize you only spent 10 minutes making them and they’re really cheap to make!   Witch Brooms   What you’ll need:   Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups (the taller ones, not the big thin ones) Small Pretzel Sticks   Instructions:   Lay your Reese’s Peanut…

Keeping Yourself Safe This Halloween

Hey Winners!   This Halloween season brings us more candy, more costumes and more safety threats. Now, I tend to stray on the side of paranoia when it comes to walking about outside alone or with others so I have all sorts of gadgets, tips and tricks to staying safe. Don’t worry! I’ll limit it to four.   This isn’t a brand deal, these are my true opinions and yes. I really am this paranoid.   Personal Alarm   If you suffer with fainting goat syndrome (dropping to the floor when frightened) like I do, then this will definitely help…

How to Cure Your Sugar Rush Stomachache

Hey guys!! There are only 4 days left until Halloween, so I wanted to prepare you for our most classic American Halloween tradition: the post-Halloween stomachache.   So many people feel like crap after Halloween, including myself, due to the amount of candy they have over-consumed.     You're in luck, though! Through my 20 years of Halloween stomach ache experience, I’ve picked up quite a few tips and tricks that make the recovery a lot easier!   Get Full on Other Things   While it's tempting to splurge on a full bag of Halloween candy, no one likes the…

13 Last Minute Costume Ideas

Time flies by quickly and, before you know it, Halloween is here. If you’re like me, you probably put things off to the last minute, including your Halloween costume. Let me introduce you to the article that will save your life. Here are thirteen costume ideas for my fellow procrastinators!   Costume 1: Cat Lady If you’re already obsessed with cats in real life you should have these items lying around. All you’ll need is bathrobe, some stuffed cats, and hair curlers. These can all be purchased at your local Target or Walmart. Just attach the cats the bathrobe using…

13 Creeptastic Books to read

Halloween very well may be an introvert’s worst nightmare! All of those strangers coming to your door and demanding candy and social interaction...no thanks.   Luckily there’s still a way for you to be festive even if you don’t want to hand out candy or go to a party! I think it would be totally acceptable if you stayed in and read a creepy book instead, so I’ve compiled a list of 13 creeptastic books to read while you avoid trick or treaters!   Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Festively titled, Mary Shelley takes us to Frankenstein’s mansion in Europe. No,…

The Ultimate List of Halloween Movies for Kids

Halloween is such a fun time for kids because it’s so focused on the magical and mystical! It’s completely out of the ordinary and that’s why kids like it so much! Tons of movies come on TV and release in theaters every Halloween season, so it makes it the perfect time to have a family movie night or even marathon!   I’ve put together a list of 22 (if you count all the Harry Potter movies individually) kid-friendly Halloween movies you can choose from if you’re looking for the perfect Halloween family movie night:   "The Nightmare Before Christmas" "Hocus…

Spooktacular DIY Costume Makeup

Guys!!! Halloween is just around the corner so today I want to share three different spooktacular costume makeup ideas you should be able to do completely on your own.   I’ll take you step-by-step through my application process and share ‘after’ photos too. One good thing about these three costume makeup ideas I chose is the clothing part of the costume  shouldn’t be too difficult to come up with either!     Vampire Makeup     This costume makeup is the easiest of the  three in my opinion.   Face: Start off by applying foundation that is one or two…

Halloween Party Games

Halloween is the time of year where you can become anyone you want to be from monsters, vampires, witches and so much more. Halloween is the time of year when you want a scare and dress up in crazy costumes going to parties and letting your hair loose to Thriller.   Today I have some Halloween party game ideas for you to entertain your guests while you run around like a headless chicken making sure everyone is happy, all the refreshments are full and everyone has a drink in their hand.   Party Game Number One: Horror Movie Trivia  …