With just a matter of days until the most sugar fueled holiday of them all begins, you have just enough time to try these last minute “tricks” to make your home sweet home into a Halloween “treat”.
1) 10-Minute Family Tombstones
These classic holiday décor items are simple and relatively cheap. Add some funny words like “Yul B. Next”, “Ima Gonner”, and “R.I.P Van Winkle” and you’ll be the envy of the neighborhood.
2) Glow-in-the-Dark Spooky Eyes
This last-minute decoration is perfect for putting out on Halloween night. These spooky eyes, paired with a radio playing some rattling chains and wailing ghosts will have goosebumps growing on all the trick-or-treaters.
3) DIY Bloody Handprints
Nothing says “zombie apocalypse” like a few bloody handprints on the front door window. These last-minute window clings are a DIY activity that will keep your own little ghouls busy until it’s time to go claim their candy.
4) Simple Spider Web
There’s nothing like a giant spider to send the shivers down trick-or-treaters backs. This simple web can be put up in about 10 minutes.
5) Easy Front Door Monster
This simple décor trick can be made in under 10 minutes with things you probably already have in your cupboard.
6) Monster Mouths
These fun treats are a healthy counterpoint to the sugar overload they are in for later Halloween night.
7) Caramel Candy Corn Snack Mix
This delicious snack mix contains all the best flavors of the season in one crunchy, sweet, nutty mix. And at less than 10 minutes to throw together you can’t go wrong.
8) Easy Peasy Witches Hats
These cute snacks are so easy that even your littlest kiddos can help put them together. And they taste great too.
9) Ghost Pretzels
These sweet-salty treats are easy and fun for the kids to make. If you make them ahead of time, you can even take a handful over to the neighbors.
10) Monster Eyeballs
These are as much fun to make as they are to eat. Get your kids to help and a good time will be had by all.