Franken-peppers

Isn’t this cute? I found these Frankenstein inspired green peppers over at The Family Kitchen at Babble.com I love them because they’re so cute, but they’re also stuffed with quinoa – so awesome! 🙂  Head over there, they’ve also got a great link to some Monster Nachos . . . yum!!! Frankenstein Baked Peppers 2…

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Some Universal Thoughts

So this weekend on AMC they ran the classic, 1941 The Wolf Man and one of it’s sequels,  Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman (1943). I just happened to wake up at the right time to catch both of these flicks, and in the wee early hours of the morning (and I do mean wee) I had…

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Preserved Autumn Leaves

I forgot all about this cool idea until I saw it again at Lemon Tree Creations. Her’s are so gorgeous I think I’m gonna break out the parafin wax and make some for myself. I really love her leaf mobiles! (And her photos are so lovely!) I bet you could think of lots of ways…

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Baked Apple Crisp

Gabby and I tried this recipe the other night and we fell in love. It’s a lot like traditional apple crisp, but with more of a baked apple flavor and less “crisp”  The flavor is delicious and it’s a nice cozy autumn dessert for a chilly evening! 3 cups apples sliced 1 tbsp. flour (we…

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Ghost Stories

Here’s a pleasant ghost story for you . . . The Phantom Portrait by James Reynolds from his book Ghosts in Irish Houses, a collection of Ghostly Folk Tales.

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Halloween Quiz

Over at Orange and Black, she posted a set of questions, and didn’t exactly TAG anyone, but encouraged everyone to answer, so here’s mine.  (By the way, you should check out her blog – it’s full of lots of fun Halloween stuff!) Questions: 1. If you could get away with one illegal act in your…

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Saturday Night Drive-In

This weekend I’ve got a double feature movie review for your Halloween viewing pleasure. They are of course B movies – what else – and this week’s theme is Vampires! And is it just me, but is the market getting saturated with vampires?  Yeah, well these are not the new breed of Vampires by a…

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October Challenges

In a scrapping slump? Need some inspiration? Just want to take a break and have some FUN?  Want a fun way to earn money to buy your favorite designer’s latest kits? Please come by the Designs In Digital forums and join us in some great challenges this month! The challenges are fantastic and creative ways…

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Children’s Activity Book

I put together a little Halloween Activity/Coloring Book for my nieces this year, and I thought I would share it with you. It’s always nice to have something for the smaller children to do at Halloween parties, in case there are games being played that are too complex for them – or sometimes they just…

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Best and Worst Halloween Candy List

Have you been planning to go candy shopping for the Halloween season? Are you confused by the vast array of candy choices available to you? Do you agonize over what to hand out to the little monsters ringing your doorbell? You cannot make this decision too lightly, otherwise you may wake up on November 1st…

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