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It’s ALL About Halloween


Everything Halloween, food, crafts, fun and all family friendly!

It’s ALL About Halloween!

It’s ALL About Halloween and I have a fabulous round-up of recipes, crafts for you and the kids, easy to make unique gifts and so much more. 

Because It’s ALL About Halloween in a family-friendly way for the best Halloween FUN! 

Simply click on the title to go right to the post for easy navigation for ALL Halloween ideas such as:

and so much more because It’s ALL About Halloween



Make Your Own Halloween Panini Bar [1]
I love making soups and chili’s for Halloween, but this is a wonderful alternative so your family and guests can make their own food, to their liking while you visit and enjoy.











SUCCESSFUL and Easy Caramel Apples [2]


Quick & Easy Chocolate Covered Halloween Popcorn [3]
You can’t go wrong with chocolate – ever.  So orange and green of course bring out the Halloween spirit and this is a quick and easy treat.


Halloween Sugar Cookies [4]

Letting the kids get involved in making and decorating cookies is all about Halloween.  This is a great recipe I think you will enjoy.

Best Cut Out Halloween Sugar Cookies

Halloween Pet Safety [5]
Halloween can be a scary time  for pets, and not in a fun way.  You’ll find really good tips for keeping your pets comfortable and safe during this Halloween season.

Pets need to be watched out for on holidays














Halloween Sugar Corn – Mother Goose Popcorn [6]
Aawww the memories of sugar corn and Halloween, how sweet it is.  You’ll want to make up batches of this, and I’ll show you how with my step-by-step tutorial.


DIY Spooky Halloween Garland [7]
This fun garland is easy-peasy to make and customized to your decorations, or style because you choose your fabric!  You are going to want to make up a few extra to give away to your friends who are all about Halloween.


Kids Halloween Craft – T.P Scary Monsters [8]
This is so simple and yet the kids and grand kids LOVE these!  I kid you not, they want to make them by the dozens!  But you’ll need to save up, lol.  Halloween T.P. Monsters are crazy cool. 

Halloween Kids Craft Monsters from Toilet Paper Rolls











Quick & Easy Halloween Wreath [9]
Looking for something to hang on your door, OR to use as a grave marker if you decorate for Halloween!  This is perfect because it will weather outside.  


Halloween Mummies [10]
Kids and teens will really enjoy making these fun Halloween treats to give away to their friends, or you can make them for gifts yourself.  Every MuMMy will want one!


Halloween Candy Lei [11]
It’s so hard to come up with an inexpensive Halloween special treat to give to your kids, teens, grand kids or maybe coworkers, but I’ve got you covered! Now if you want ideas of how to send this creative all about Halloween gift in the mail, click HERE [12]

Lei made from candy, netting and in Halloween colors

WHY Avoid the DARK Side of Halloween [13]
There are pro’s and con’s to everything.  A balance is always best.  Come read my post on Halloween and see what you think. 


Friendly Spidery Web Frame [14]
How fun is this Halloween quick and easy decoration to get everyone in the mood for celebrating.  A great girls-teens night/activity too. 


Amazing Spidey Tacos [15]
I wanted to have Halloween food that wasn’t just sweets, but still ‘all about Halloween’ and so Spidey Taco was created.  It’s simple, but festive and I’ll show you how to make them.











Mysterious Halloween Candy Confection [16]
My friend Dorthy told me about some very special candy – with a little sweet, some pop and a little heat.  It is AWESOME!


Eye See YOU Halloween Cupcakes [17]
Halloween is …..well….creepy sometimes, so these cupcakes will fill that side if you are looking for ‘just the right’ spookiness, here you go!


Spooky Halloween Layered Cake [18]
Layers of purple, orange and chocolate cake decorated with purchased embellishments make it come together quickly. Great for all about Halloween desserts.


Halloween Crunchy Bread Bones and Dipping Sauce [19]
Here’s another Halloween food for your family and guests that’s not sweet. it’s super simple ‘bones’ made out of bread sticks and a dipping sauce from ranch sauce and food coloring!  Come see how easy.


FRANKEN Pudding CUPS [20]
These are Halloween fun in a cup with pudding and cookie crumbs on the top.  


Monster Mouth Apples [21]
Finally a healthy Halloween treat! Come see how this comes together for everyone to enjoy. 


Boazone the Snake Calzone [22]











S’Mores Chocolate and Marshmallow Popshttps://amothersshadow.com/smores-chocolate-and-marshmallow-pops/ [23]

A great treat to make as a family – no campfire needed










Attack of the Pumpkins and our Revenge  [24]
Stan and I came home to 82 pumpkins!  WHAT? But we got our revenge, lol,  More Halloween fun at our house. 


Halloween Kids Thumbprint Pumpkin Keepsake Picture [25]
I love this picture my daughter-in-law Ashley made for me using the thumbprints of all the grandkids as the pumpkins in the Halloween picture.  It’s a keepsake I bring out every year.


Carrie’s Cold Apple Cider [26]
I wanted to bring you an apple cider that’s cold (link to a hot one also there) for Halloween family friendly drinks that are non-alcoholic.  Enjoy


Halloween Buffet  [27]
This link will show you all the goodies of all about Halloween food in the buffet.  Great ideas for your celebration!

Carrie Groneman’s recipe Copyright Carrie Groneman, A Mother’s Shadow, 2019

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