diy Halloween fringe letters

Halloween fringe BOO letters tutorial | via

You know what we love?  Trends!  Not fashion trends…it took us years to jump on the skinny jean train, lol!  We love decor and craft trends.  Fringe is popular and cute and there are so many ways to play with it.  We thought it would be fun to add some to paper mache letters so […]

Halloween countdown calendar | free printable

Cute Halloween countdown | free printable

We are getting in full swing for Halloween and with 6 kids under the age of 11 between us, they are already geared up for the CANDY! We thought it would be fun to create a calendar for them to count down the days in October until they can wear their Halloween costumes and snag […]

35 + Monster Crafts & Treats

35+ monster crafts and treats |

Fall is here, although it’s still stinkin hot here in AZ, we’ve already been bustin out fall decor & crafting up some Halloween kid activities.  Since there is a constant debate about decorating for fall and then Halloween and then Thanksgiving or skipping straight to Halloween then fall/Thanksgiving (we prefer the first option, personally) we figured […]

Chocolate dipped Halloween mummy cookies

Cute chocolate dipped mummy cookies #halloween #treats

Can you believe Halloween is just days away? Eek! For any of you looking for last minute treats to make as a neighbor gift, Halloween party or a spooky just because, these chocolate dipped mummy cookies were a huge hit with our littles and are very mummy… oops, I mean YUMMY! ;)Of course we have […]

Halloween bat treat holder

Cute Halloween bat treat holders made from toilet paper rolls | via

Eek! Halloween is only 8 days away! If you’re still looking for ideas for what to give as a neighbor gift or to bring to your Halloween party hostess then look no further. The Dollar Tree Value Seekers Club has saved the day with their absolutely adorable Boo Bat treat holders. These cute little guys also […]

vintage Halloween mantel

Tips to create a vintage Halloween mantel. So cute! #worldmarket #vintage #Halloween

If you follow us on Insta and/or have been reading LJ for awhile, you’ll know we spend a big chunk of our money at World Market.  Obsessed is a pretty accurate word for our love of that store, lol!  The main thing I adore is how unique it is.  It’s got styles from all over […]

Witch broomstick candy treat bag + free printable

Cute witch broomstick Halloween candy treat bag

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for… the 10th day of the month! Today we will be appealing to your naughtiest sweet tooth, because this month’s blog hop is all about CANDY: candy crafts, candy recipes, candy printables… candy, candy, candy! Starting with yours truly, we are sharing a cute and EASY Halloween candy […]

Easy to make Pumpkin Toss game

Easy pumpkin toss game for fall or Halloween parties. 3D poster + paint!

I’m the official “Room Parent” for my third grade son’s class.  I was a little nervous to take on that role because that means I organize all the class parties.  I’ve done them in the past but not all of them so I was worried about changing things up.  But then I realized that the […]

Monsters University cookies

Easy monster cookies! So cute & playful for Halloween!

Give it to me, did you love Monsters University as much as I did? I seriously love kid movies and Pixar hits a home run each time with their flicks. My hubby and I  are always excited to take the kids out for a family date (with popcorn & drinks of course!) to see the […]

Inspiring Halloween mantels

10+ inspiring Halloween mantels |

We’re headed to Vegas later today to party with some dear friends.  So excited to have girl time and unwind.  But we thought we’d leave you with some pretty inspiration for the weekend…because an ideal weekend for us is to grab an ice cold Diet Coke and have a little crafting time.  Love these cute […]

Halloween skull cake stand

Super cute DIY Halloween skull cupcake stand

We are throwing a kiddie Halloween get together this year and have black & orange party decor on the brain. Since we’re in charge of cupcakes (a must-have for any occasion, right?! ) we’ve come up with a super cute, super easy cupcake stand to house our spooky baked goods: The idea stemmed from FloraCraft® […]

33 decorative painted pumpkin ideas!

33 amazing painted pumpkin ideas, no carving required!

I love fall!  Oh wait, I wish I had a good fall! I wish the trees turned colors and my kids could run through the piles of leaves and I could snap pictures of them as they got stuck in their hair.  But it’s still over a hundred degrees here and as I decorate for […]

Halloween skeleton wreath tutorial

Cute and easy Halloween skeleton wreath tutorial

Hey hey hey! We’re adding to our ever growing Halloween decor with a skeleton wreath and there’s no bones about it that today’s tutorial is super cute… get it? Bones? Skeleton? Hahaha… (; This project was inspired by BHG’s skeleton wreath- seriously adorable! We wanted to incorporate some orange into ours but still loved the black […]

DIY Halloween marquee letters

DIY Halloween marquee letters

It’s starting to look like Halloween Town around here! If you’ve stopped by eighteen25 recently, you will know those fun gals are in full swing for the spooky holiday with month long Halloween tutorials. We were lucky enough to be a part of the fun sharing our DIY Halloween marquee letters: We’ve seen a handful […]

13 FREE Halloween fonts

13 spooky FREE Halloween fonts #freefonts #halloween

We just love September and have officially kicked off our Halloween decor tutorials, hoping if we start decorating for the fall holidays that cooler weather will follow! (Fingers crossed- LOL!) Soooo, it looks like we’re starting a font series… you can pretty much expect a new font roundup from us for each holiday! Because we’re […]

stenciled Halloween bunting

How to make a stenciled Halloween bunting, so easy!!

Crazy that fall is upon us!  Here in hot AZ, it’s always harder to swallow since it’s still swimming season.  But that’s why I love to decorate my entryway, to remind me what the rest of the country is up to, lol!  Today I’m sharing my super easy stenciled Halloween bunting.  I love that it’s […]

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Bread recipe

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Bread recipe

I’m so excited to share this amazing Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Bread recipe I created by altering two separate recipes.  It’s so good!  Moist and flavorful, it’s my new go-to recipe for neighbors! My good friend Kristyn from Lil’ Luna shared her Snickerdoodle Bread earlier this year and it looked so yummy!  I do love snickerdoodles but more than […]

Happy Halloween | 2012 project roundup

Happy Halloween from LollyJane

Take a peek at our 2012 Halloween projects roundup: Reversible trick-or-treat sign | Mr. & Mrs. Skull plaques Easy peasy wood Halloween sign Reversible jack-o-lantern blocks | Spider egg wreath | Wood bunting sign Haunted birdhouses Bead board bat | Dinner ideas & neighbor gift idea Hope you have lots of tricks and treats planned today- please BE […]

Halloween Dinner Ideas


My family attended a neighborhood trunk-or-treat Halloween party this weekend.  It was so fun seeing all the kids we attend church with dressed up as their favorite characters.  The nacho bar was really yummy and so was the dessert…as were the candy bars I snuck from my kids’ Halloween bags (;  My favorite part was […]

Beadboard bat | easy Halloween decor

Beadboard Bat by LollyJane

Last month we threw a small craft night with some of our closest friends, family members and a few fellow blogging buds, courtesy of Hometalk, (Hometalk is where homeowners, renters and pros share and help with home & gardening.  It’s an awesome go-to site!) We created a simple Halloween project that was not only inexpensive, […]