Category: Holidays

DIY costumes for your grandchildren

DIY costumes for your grandchildren

You might think costumes are for the parents to come up with for Halloween, not the grandparents, but I found last year that sometimes it falls on grandma. Last year, three of my grandchildren ended up staying with me over Halloween and costumes were up to me. I love coming up with and creating my own costumes. If you ...

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Top 10 Kids’ Costumes of 2015

Top 10 Kids’ Costumes of 2015

Buying Halloween Costumes with the Grandchildren As a grandma, I found myself in charge of my son's children's costumes last year. He was working in North Dakota so shopping for costumes turned out to be an awesome evening for the grandchildren and me. I didn't prepare before shopping. After 4 hours in 4 stores, I ...

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Witch Hat Cookies

Witch Hat Cookies

Witch Hat Cookies Recipe Not only are these a cute Halloween-themed dessert for Halloween, they are also fun to make with the grandchildren. They are super easy to put together, and kids love activities they can eat! Witch Hat Cookie Ingredients: (1) package Keebler Fudge Striped Cookies (1) can orange ...

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Halloween with the kidos

Halloween with the kidos

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays with the grandkids because I can do so many cool and creative things. Anything you do is acceptable because it is a holiday about making fun of other things. It is especially satisfying as a grandma to have all the grandchildren over saying "oooh" and "aaaw" over everything ...

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Spiderweb Soup

Spiderweb Soup

What kid doesn't like tomato soup and grilled cheese? My grandchildren love having Halloween-themed food, especially when it tastes good. Here's how to make your Spiderweb Soup. Ingredients: Canned or homemade tomato soup 1/2 cup Sour cream 1 Tbs. milk Plastic sandwich bag Toothpick Directions: ...

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Wormy Ice Cubes

Wormy Ice Cubes

This is a family favorite during Halloween. The kids get a kick out of the worms in their drinks, and it keeps the drinks cool during a Halloween party. It is also very simple. Ingredients: (1) bottle Sprite (1) bag gummy worms Directions: Poor the Sprite (or any lemon-flavored soda) into the ice ...

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