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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

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Top 10 Costume Don’ts

  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


Halloween Hostage Photo Board

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


Elegant Flower Skulls

  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