Acrylic Painted Pumpkins

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I'll keep this short since I'm gearing up for the holiday and I know most of you are busy yourselves, making travel plans (perhaps with small kids...no small feat!), shopping for basters (don't wait too long -- they will run out!), and making Thanksgiving crafts. Speaking of which, I just spotted these nifty pumpkin place cards, and have visions that a simpler cardboard version … [Read more...]

Halloween Ideas | No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating

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We enjoy simple Halloween ideas, and this one takes the cake with the toddler and preschool crowd. We had a play date with some good friends last week, and N came home with two cute little pumpkins -- one decorated for her little sister with glitter glue and the other decorated with glitter glue and foam Halloween stickers. She was glued to the art table (really, no pun … [Read more...]