Arts and craft sets for kids make great Christmas presents. I always enjoy seeing my children making things because they’re having fun while being productive.
When they begin a project there is always a little bit of doubt in their mind, will it work out or not? If it works out first attempt then they feel proud. When it doesn’t work exactly the first time they learn to be persistent and resourceful. These are positive traits to learn as a child.
Personally, I love giving craft sets to my children as gifts because it keeps them busy. Also, I like to see them improving fine motor skills while playing. At first you may not think that a slime kit should be included in the category of arts and crafts. But as soon as you see how much enjoyment your child gets out of this immensely popular hobby, you’ll be happy you bought one. Sewing sets are more traditional but just as popular now as they’ve always been. See more sets for children here… Continue reading
Looking for a funny family group costume theme for Halloween this year? What about a monkey and banana costume theme which includes the choice of each family member being either a monkey, gorilla, Tarzan, Jane or a banana. These costumes are hilarious if you’re going to a Halloween party or event. For all the details, including prices and where to buy, see more here… Continue reading
If you’re going to a Halloween party with friends it’s a fun idea to wear something that will make people laugh. And if you’re a teacher at a school you can make your students laugh out loud with a hilarious costume. To see the top 5 funny adult costumes for Halloween, read on…and be prepared to smile! Continue reading
Let’s face it, when it comes to superheroes, Batman is the best. He wears an awesome Batsuit and he always retains his composure. Whether you’re a toddler of an adult, everyone wants to be Batman. The best thing about the Batman costumes is that they come in all sizes from babies to adults and everything in between.
And Halloween is the best excuse to become Batman. Can you resist? Don’t miss out on getting your costume this year. Batman is very popular and selling fast. Here are the details on the different Batman costumes… Continue reading
If your daughter loves My Little Pony, the toys and the movie, remember there are My Little Pony costumes. They even come in adult sizes if you want to do a mother and daughter costume theme for Halloween. Here are lots of ideas for the costumes and accessories… Continue reading
When it comes to couples costumes, I really like something that makes people smile. Of course, you can do scary costumes for Halloween but with a funny costume it breaks the ice at parties and people remember you and your costumes. Continue reading
I used to love dressing my kids in cute baby Halloween costumes. And you don’t need to wait ’till Halloween to enjoy baby and toddler costumes. They can wear them any day of the week.
Not only do children love to be in costume but they also love the way adults smile at them and interact with them when they’re dressed in a precious animal or character costume.
There’s something really good about always having people respond positively to you when they see you. I think this must be a huge confidence boost from an early age. If you’re looking for a baby or toddler costume for Halloween (or for no particular reason at all) then here are five of the best. Take a look, you’ll love them. Continue reading
Christmas is such a fun time for everyone in the family. If you love to decorate your home, you can find a Free Christmas Printable here to help make it fun. There are so many to choose from, you’ll enjoy them all. There are lists to help you get organized. You’ll also find DIY projects. Print a quote or a wall art image and frame it for your mantel, hang it on your wall or place it on an accent table. Grab these Christmas printables while they’re free. Continue reading
Wonder Woman costumes are available for every age. She’s a strong character and right up there with all the other superheroes. So, it’s no wonder the Wonder Woman costume is so popular this Halloween.
Siblings can dress as superheroes to compliment each other and the Wonder Woman costume is perfect as part of a couples superhero theme. Why not get the whole family dressing as superheroes. Here are all the details on the latest and traditional Wonder Woman costumes. Continue reading
I used to love Smurfs when I was little and now, all these years later, my kids love these blue skinned creatures. Smurfette was always my favorite and I cherished my little Smurfette plastic toy. Since I played with that toy so much I’m surprised it didn’t get lost. I actually still have it all these years later. It’s no wonder we all love Smurfs Costumes for Halloween. They’re a fun way to enjoy Halloween. If you’re keen to dress as a Smurf, here are the details you need.
The advantage of Beauty and the Beast is you can dress the whole family in this theme or it’s especially good for couples. Of course, you can also go solo with one of the Beauty and the Beast costumes.
Just choose your favorite and you’re set. The dresses are beautiful for girls and women and the Beast costumes are very impressive, whether you want to dress a man or a toddler. Continue reading
Despicable Me costumes are hot this year. The thing I love best about them is that couples can dress in complementary outfits and they’re also perfect for families where you need lots of different costumes for everyone, including the dog.
If you’re buying Despicable Me costumes for a group you’ll need to get in early. As mentioned, these are very popular costumes and they’re selling fast. Sizes are available for adults and kids so hop online and find what you need, including accessories. Here are all the details you need about the characters and their costumes. Continue reading
If you’re like me, Halloween is one of the busiest times of the year. I always think I’m organized because I plan ahead. But every year I end up rushing everything during the last week before Halloween. So, if you also need a little help to get things done, here are some free Halloween printables.
Shabby chic Halloween decorations can be used to make a magnificent centerpiece. And remember your centerpiece will not only look great in the middle of your table but it can also look really good at the back of a buffet table. Also you might want to position these items on your mantel. And what about that table in your entry way? The ideas are endless. So long as you put these decorations together the right way, your display could look fantastic in multiple places around your home this Halloween. Continue reading
It goes without saying, if you want to do something amazing for Halloween, you need to do something different from everyone else. My kids love all the orange pumpkins and black spiders but I do get tired of the usual. For something different try shabby chic white Halloween décor.
By using the color white with different textures you can create an amazing scene in your home and on the porch. Your friends and family are sure to be impressed. Here are some ideas and pictures to get you started. Continue reading
The Emoji Movie was very popular this year. And, of course, kids and adults are keen to get the Emoji costumes this Halloween. If you need a costume for your favorite Emoji character you can make it yourself or there are premade costumes now available online. Here are more details about Emoji costumes including the ones from the Emoji Movie… Continue reading
If you’re looking for a group costume theme this Halloween, Justice League costumes are a great idea. There are enough costumes to let everyone in the group have their own character.
Of course, Justice League is one of those themes where you can choose one character or many. You could have siblings of different ages each dress as their favorite Justice League character. Then the biggest decision of all is whether mom and dad also choose to join the League too. Continue reading
If you child is into LEGO, there’s a good chance they like LEGO Ninjago. Before my sons started watching the TV show and asking for the Ninjago LEGO sets, I’d never heard of it. Now I know all the characters and the story line. LEGO Ninjago costumes are very popular and in high demand around Halloween time.
I’ve found that some of the younger kids who love Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles move on to LEGO Ninjago costumes because they still like the ninja theme and accessories.
If you need details on the characters and costumes, here it is. A word of warning, don’t get your LEGO Ninjago characters confused with the LEGO Nexo Knights characters. The costumes can look a bit similar but if you buy the wrong one, your child will know straight away. Avoid disappointment and choose the best LEGO Ninjago costumes. Here’s the info you need… Continue reading
My children love the LEGO Batman movie. When one of my sons was younger he loved his Batman costume. Now, a few years later, Batman is not good enough unless he is the LEGO Batman. And the great thing is, you can get the LEGO Batman costume that really looks like an authentic Batman LEGO minifigure.
I have to admit, we’re a little bit obsessed with LEGO in our family so we’re terribly biased, but on the whole I think you’re going to love these costumes, so let’s take a look at the details… Continue reading
Skeletons are essential for Halloween. If you haven’t used Halloween skeleton decorations at your place before, here are the best tips and tricks to make your props look awesome.
Even if you have used them before, you might want to upgrade your Halloween skeletons to bigger and better ones. No one ever seems to have enough skeleton decorations when it comes to Halloween. They can go on the roof, in a haunted house, creeping out of the trees, just about anywhere you can think of. Here are some of the best ideas for using skeletons… Continue reading