10 Classic Spook-tacular Halloween books for kids

Get ready for Halloween with these not-to-scary books for the little ones… Funnybones by Janet & Allan Ahlberg £5.24 – A Classic. I had this as a child and recently found a copy in our local charity shop. This is the first book in the series of the Skeleton family and their nighttime adventures. What’s in the Witch Kitchen? by Nick Sharratt £9.99 – A fab lift the flap book that shows a trick or a treat depending on with door/cupboard…

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11 Kids Halloween party buys for under £15

Throwing a last minute Halloween party for the kids? Then fear not… With these creepy party buys you can decorate the table in a flash – and the least scary part will be the price tag. I’ve rounded up 11 ‘fang-tastic’ buys for under £15   Main: Trick or Treat Gold foil Bunting £4.99 Candle & Cake Halloween character ballons £12 for 4 Meri Meri at The Original Party Bag Company Pumpkin drinking jar with straw £1 Wilko Foil bat balloons £13.50 for…

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Welcome to #mamamondays… Chessington Howl’o’ween, Oeuf NYC x Smallable & Joules Wellingtons

I have been posting #mamamondays for a few months now and I always try to include anything that is making us happy – and hopefully you – even though it’s a Monday. And, I have to say it really making me try to make the most of this often ‘depressing’ day It has been anything from what we’re doing or planning to what we’re eating, watching or reading. I’ve even included items I’m lusting after or buying and anything else that has…

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More treat than trick – stylish Halloween style for kids at H&M

Stylish + Halloween aren’t normally two words you associate together. I mean if there is one time to dress-up and go a little crazy it’s October 31st. For a costume that’s going to get worn once or twice at the most I understand that cheap and chic wins out – but after watching the heartbreaking interview in which Claudia Winkleman talked about the Halloween fire that injured her daughter it’s definitely made me think twice. Of course, those synthetic outfits…

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Quick & Easy: Halloween inspired party food perfect for toddlers

I love themed food. Food that has been thought about to tie in with the party. And, Halloween is a great excuse to go a little crazy. Yes, that’s my attempt at a Grave Yard chocolate cake above… Any creative ways to make food a little more fun and interesting for kids is such a great idea – and using it in the hope they may actually eat something is an added bonus. Pinterest – of course, is a great resource…

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