Last Halloween I had a moment of madness, and scared more children witless than my grandfather did when his teeth fell out each time he whistled for his dog in the park. Let me explain.. and possibly inspire.
Following on from our Halloween pumpkin gallery post yesterday we've been asked for any ideas for games and activities children can do at a Halloween party. So we've put our skulls together, and come up with a few ghoulish ideas to help you get things ready. Here's our list of frightfully good Halloween party games and activities your children will love.
With Halloween lurking mischievously around the darkened corner, we've started to take a look at pumpkins, and have chosen some of the best and most original or appealing pumpkin ideas.
Today is the birthday of R.L. Stine, who is someone you will probably have heard of only if you have children of approximately junior school age, and who have a fascination with blood, guts, gore, monsters and ghouls of every hue.
Yesterday I wrote about a great idea for creating colourful and quirky lights for children's parties which combined the magical flickering of candles without the flame. Today I thought I'd remind you to eat more jam. Stay with me on this, there's a point, honest.