We have a really cool Gold Rush town near us that's a huge tourist attraction. While the shops are usually only open from May until the end of September, Barkerville does open a few of the shops for special events including Ghostly Halloween and Old-Fashioned Victorian Christmas. "Today, the extraordinary town of Barkerville (named in… Continue reading I Survived a Zombie Apocalypse!
These super cute hand-painted wine glasses are perfect for the month of October. Not gonna lie, I use Halloween items all year because I love them! So, if you're like me or just want a special glass for the month of October, get your witch on and have some fun with different colors. **Let paint… Continue reading Witch Wine Glasses
After a crazy summer filled with new, exciting experiences and loss, the Dollies needed to truly let loose and party. Halloween/Samhain/Day of the Dead is our favourite time of year and preparing for our party was more fun than we Dollies AND our husbands had ever expected. We also learned, that while 'Samhain' can be… Continue reading Samhain
I'm pretty non-offendable and even my kids have to reign some of my ideas back a bit, so if I take issue with something, rest assured, it's bad. And then you always have to take into account your personal safety. Out on the town for the night with a bunch of drunk people? You… Continue reading Top 10 Costume Don’ts
I found the best Halloween party idea on Pinterest. There weren’t any instructions but the board was obviously made out of pallets, which we happened to have a few in our backyard, so it was definitely doable for this Dolly. I went to Michael’s and found some chains and manacles (the Dollar Store also had… Continue reading Halloween Hostage Photo Board
I’ve seen so many horror movies that were filmed in a swamp and I’d love to go on a swamp tour at night. I’d happily skip the whole ‘being hacked up into tiny little pieces’ thing. I’m sure the characters in the movies would’ve wanted to skip that, too, but they’re fictional so they just… Continue reading Swamp Jars
I love skulls and I love transforming them into more than just a symbol of death or a Halloween decoration. According to many people, “Elegant Skulls” is an oxymoron. However, it is possible to bring these two words together and create something truly beautiful that will be displayed in the home year-round. These skulls… Continue reading Elegant Flower Skulls