Plan a spooktacular Halloween! Check out our ideas for easy pumpkin carving and decorating, Halloween cupcakes, and homemade Halloween costumes.
Kids' Favorite Halloween Costumes|
descriptionKids describe their most memorable Halloween get-ups—and their dress-up plans for trick-or-treating this year.
Gulianna's First Halloween!
Let her hold a lollipop & she immediately put it right in her mouth! She is 4 months old & dressed as a cupcake with a cherry on top!right quick and get something to drink and you'll say-- You've got dry mouth [unk] -Is that booze? -Sore tooth. -[unk]. -Give me the bucket. -[unk]. That's a goofball. What, is that lollipop?
-You're watching Real Moms, Real Moments on Parents TV. From the Betty Crocker Test Kitchens in Minneapolis, here's Juli Auclair. -Hi, everybody. Who doesn't love Halloween? Well, today's Real Mom sure does and her 4 kids are thrilled that she can rock out on stage and still have time to bake up-You're watching Real Moms, Real Moments on Parents TV. From the Betty Crocker Test Kitchens in Minneapolis, here's Juli Auclair. -Hi, everybody. Who doesn't love Halloween? Well, today's Real Mom sure does and her 4
-Hi, everyone. Welcome to the It Moms Channel on Parents TV. I'm your host, Rene Syler. Today, I've got all the goods of how all you good enough mothers out there could get through Halloween. We're talking costumes, candy and all the stuff that goes with it. First, we have Jessica Hartshorn fromright. That's good. We have the range here. We have a little fashion show though, too. -Yeah, I have my kids here. -And with a couple of kids that you know very well. Shall we bring out Alice in Wonderland first? -Sure. -All right. Hi. -This is my daughter, Grace. This is a Disney Store outfit, too. You know, Disney Store has all the princesses and you'll spend maybe $40 for the dress and then, it starts to add up when you add all the accessories for the accessories [unk]. -The dress and the accessories come separately? -Exactly. -Oh, there you go. -So, $40, you get the dress. If you want a spring for the headband, the shoes, you'll pay a little extra. -Excellent. Okay. -Super cute though, right? -I think we have a fire chief. Come on out, fire fighter . Let me see you. -He's wearing an outfit from F.A. [unk]. -Oh. -They have some really, you know, premium stuff in all
Quick and Easy Halloween Ideas You'll Love!
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How to Make an Etched Pumpkin
Watch this video to learn how to etch letters or numbers into the surface of a pumpkin. It's so easy and there's no messy seeds and pulp to deal with.a template and you can do that on your computer in your word processor and just pick a font spooky font for Halloween, spell out the word "Boo, Happy Halloween , Trick or Treat." Adjust the size and print it onto regular computer paper and then turn it to size. Now we need to secure the template onto the pumpkin and we're gonna do that using painters tape. Next step, you're gonna take a paper piercer and this is definitely a job for Mom or Dad. You're gonna poke holes pretty close together along the lines of the template. When you're poking holes to the template, you wanna make sure to do
Boy Or Tiger
-I'm not a real tiger. -Ow. -I'm just a boy in the cat's team, alright.
How to Make a Witch Pumpkin
Watch this video to learn how to dress up your traditional pumpkin for Halloween! Turn a long-stemmed pumpkin on its side for the perfect witch nose!and tape it down. Then take your glue and secure down the cone shape right on top which is a few dabs around the broom. So every witch hat needs a golf buckle so we've taken a piece of golf craft foam, cut it into a rectangular shape and we're gonna stick it right to the front of her hat.
Wedding Dress Costume
This is Sophia. She is 4 years old and dreams of her wedding day. For Halloween this year, she decided she wanted to be a blushing bride, complete with veil, flowers and high-heeled shoes.
Oliver the Mini-Marathoner
This was Oliver's second Halloween; he was just a few months old and couldn't enjoy his first. We dressed him as a runner because he started walking a few weeks before Halloween, and just took off!