Archives for October 2015

Halloween Safety Tips

Tomorrow is Halloween and no doubt every child you know is super excited about trick-or-treating and wearing their costumes, but have you discussed some ways they can remain safe while they’re out tomorrow night? Here are a few top tips to remember.Never go trick-or-treating alone, always go … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Carving Tips

With Halloween right around the corner, now is the time to carve a pumpkin into the perfect Jack-O-Lantern to display by your front door! Here are some basic instructions, as well as a few tips and tricks to getting your pumpkin looking just right.Supplies:A pumpkinLarge serrated … [Read more...]

DIY Decorations: Floral Wreath

Today’s beautiful wreath from Jennifer at Town and Country Living takes only a few minutes to make and is stunning on a front door, all while being less than half the price of a fancy store-bought wreath from the same materials! What better way to celebrate autumn than by saving some money on your … [Read more...]

DIY Decorations: Popcorn Wreath

Colorful Indian corn is back in stores and can look lovely when a bunch is hung on your door, but maybe you’d like a variation on the corn theme. Popcorn kernels make a whimsical wreath that can be left plain or spray painted any color you desire and you can make it look rustic or elegant, depending … [Read more...]

Fairy Festival

Alert! Alert! Fabulous fairy gardens wanted for contest! On Saturday, October 17, The Family Tree will be hosting its first ever Fairy Festival and we couldn’t be more excited about everything planned. There will there be fun, games, and real fairies. Don’t forget to dress up in your favorite fairy … [Read more...]