Is There Anything Christian about Halloween?

Not much. At least as it stands in today’s culture. Let me clarify. Halloween is fun and thrilling and scary and usually harmless but to a true Christian, most of what we do doesn’t quite line up to their beliefs. Some believers don’t celebrate at all, because it acknowledges Satan’s existence and could put into … Read more…

VIDEO: Easy Holiday Crafts from Terry O (and They’re Green TOO!)

It’s that time of year – Halloween is on the way and that starts all the fun for the holidays! Get into the spirit and start your gift-giving planning with expert Terry O and her great (and green) gift craft ideas. This video has some great ideas that the whole family can be a part … Read more…

31 Spooky Stories for Halloween Reading Fun

One week away from Halloween – are you and your family getting ready? Picking out costumes, choosing which candy to give out (what you like or what you don’t so you won’t eat it all?), decorating the house, making spooky crafts and snacks are all part of the fun. One of my favorite parts of … Read more…

What Are You Going to Do with ALL Your Leftover Halloween Candy?

Here’s an idea – instead of keeping all that candy you don’t give out tonight for yourself, your kids, your co-workers at work, why not do something better with it? You don’t want to go into the holiday season a few pounds heavier to start with, right? How about sending your extra candy to the … Read more…

What Does Your Kid Fear Most?

As we approach Halloween this week, do you ever wonder what your kid fears the most? Spiders? The dark? Monsters? Being alone? Actually, it is failure, according to Dr. Jim Taylor, San Francisco- based psychologist, consultant and author of “Positive Pushing: How to Raise a Successful and Happy Child.” Kids deeply fear disappointing their parents, being ostracized … Read more…