How to Bleed Profusely Without Really Bleeding Profusely

October 13, 2015

  This time of year people are striving to make things creepier, more gruesome and more realistic. So many of the scary costumes or scenes require an element that we really, really don’t want to be authentic – the blood!   Most of the time you can find some inexpensive, aka cheap imitators, but making your own concoction can actually turn out so much more authentic. And lets face it,…


Ghoulish Gourd Crafts

October 10, 2015

I was digging through some boxes in storage the other day. In the back of the unit I stumbled upon a box that had obviously been there for quite some time. As in five years worth of time. I had completely forgotten about the two lovelies that emerged:   These are both crafted from gourds! The cat is about the size of a basketball while the ghost is well over…


Bubbling Bruja Brew in a Bonny Bowl

October 9, 2015

You can’t have a bewitching bash if you don’t have a lovely punch to serve to the crowds. This simple Witches Brew below is one of our go-to recipes. I usually serve it in a standard black witch’s cauldron,     but I just found this darling bowl and ladle set on Amazon that I simply must have. Isn’t it absolutely perfect? Bruja Brew¬† **in case you didn’t know, a…


DIY 2×4 Black Cats for Halloween or Every Day

October 4, 2015

  I have a true love for black cats. Besides epitomizing Halloween and witches, they are gorgeous little panthers. I have a house full of cats, but my most spoiled of the group is my Porkchop. He is a rescue, or as my vet calls him, my trauma kitty. He only has 3 legs, he’s blind in one eye and limited in the other and pretty much is a trouble…