Pumpkin Carving Contest: Top 5 Popular Designs

Decorating is a huge part of the Halloween holiday fun and arts and crafts projects usually go hand in hand with this rather important task. One of the basic, not to mention classic, elements of decorating for All Hallow’s Eve is pumpkin carving! Go pick out the perfect pumpkin(s), download your favorite stencil (or do your own if you’re so lucky to be that talented), carve, pop a candle inside and voila. It adds instant festive flair to your porch or home entrance. Make a day of it in the next couple of weeks so that you can display it for a good amount of time before the big night.

Jack-o-lantern

Jack-o-lantern (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Halloween – Hosting A Party

October 31st is literally right around the corner, and what better way to have a little fun with your friends than hosting a Halloween get-together?  Here are a few ideas to get your creative juices flowing, whether you are entertaining a few close friends or a cast of hundreds.

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