Lessons Through Carving Jack O’ Lanterns

Never in a million years could I imagine my own baby carving her own jack o’lantern. Well, for the past couple of years, she did most of the work by herself. Only this year, she did it all on her own… Scrolling online for inspiration, I did not think that she would choose Harry Potter… Continue reading Lessons Through Carving Jack O’ Lanterns

Halloween Fun House for the Faint of Heart

I used to visit haunted houses. Before being a mom, I would visit one or two scary “haunted houses” during the Halloween season. These houses were decorated by the home owner and some even had volunteers dress up as gruesome ghouls and zombies. Donations were usually accepted on behalf of different charities. Most of these… Continue reading Halloween Fun House for the Faint of Heart

Reblog Feature: Popular Halloween Candy That is Not Safe for Allergy Kids

“My son is severely allergic to eggs and since his diagnosis, I have become so much more aware of the ingredients in any food my family eats. Last Halloween was the first time I paid much attention to candy ingredients, and I was shocked by all of the popular Halloween candy that is not safe for allergy kids.” — Sarah,… Continue reading Reblog Feature: Popular Halloween Candy That is Not Safe for Allergy Kids

Reblog Feature: Jack O’ Lantern Carving (How to Use the Pumpkin Seeds)

As I was picking up the children from school, I noticed that some of the younger ones were carrying around different sizes of pumpkins. The students told me that they had just visited the pumpkin patch that day. What fun!! Did you visit your nearby pumpkin patch yet? For the past few years, my children… Continue reading Reblog Feature: Jack O’ Lantern Carving (How to Use the Pumpkin Seeds)

Reblog Feature: Celebrate Halloween the Zerowaste Way

Halloween is just around the corner, are you planning to celebrate Halloween the zerowaste way? Looking for ideas how you can some  fun, while making less of an environmental impact on our environment? Here are a few ideas that can help you and your family have a zerowaste Halloween celebration! Click below to find out… Continue reading Reblog Feature: Celebrate Halloween the Zerowaste Way

Welcome to the Fun and Spooky Quesnel Museum

Photo courtesy of Quesnel Museum Website Surprise Visit to Quesnel Museum I did not plan to visit this museum. The children discovered a nearby park and wanted to stay to play. I wandered off to the Visitor’s Centre to learn more about Quesnel. Photo Courtesy of Quesnel Museum Website As I was about to leave,… Continue reading Welcome to the Fun and Spooky Quesnel Museum