20+ Bat Recipes & Crafts for a FUN Halloween

Halloween and bats pretty much go hand in hand, right? Yes, bats are around all the time, but there's something about them – maybe the fact that they're nocturnal, or that they sometimes live in caves, or that some of them are "vampires" – whatever the reason, when you think of bats, you think of … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Best Halloween Costume

Halloween is coming soon – have you gotten your costume yet? There are so many options out there that it can be tough to pick just one. And if you have kids to shop for, too, you know just how indecisive they can be. Costumes4Less.com has a great tool that can help you find the right costume for … [Read more...]

19 Witch Recipes & Crafts – Halloween Fun!

 Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble  Doesn't that just send shivers down your spine? If you're thinking of these lines in the original context – Shakespeare's Macbeth – then you're probably a little creeped out. (However, if you're thinking of the 1993 … [Read more...]

Freeform 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule 2017

Freeform 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule 2017 Our favorite Halloween Channel, Freeform, is scaring up lots of fun with its annual 13 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN celebration! Nearly two full weeks are filled with thrills and chills as we count down to Halloween. It's hard to believe that this is the 19th … [Read more...]

20 Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes – Brownies, Cupcakes, Salads, Dips and MORE!

I can only imagine how many TONS of Halloween candy were sold this season.  Now that the holiday is over, many of us have lots and lots of it in our homes and need to figure out what to do with it all!  You could use it throughout the upcoming holiday season to stuff stockings, fill goodie bags, and … [Read more...]

Finding Dory Pumpkin Stencil + Halloween Party Ideas

It's hard to believe that Halloween is almost here! One thing that IS already here is the digital release of Finding Dory available today on Digital HD!  (You'll have to wait until 11/15 for the Blu-ray and DVD). That makes the timing perfect to celebrate a Dory Halloween! Last week, while visiting … [Read more...]

Voltron Pumpkin Stencils – Carve Your Own Voltron Jack o’ Lantern!

Halloween will soon be here. Have you carved your pumpkins yet? I usually end up carving a traditional old jack o' lantern with triangles for the yes and nose and do the best I can at making a mouth with crooked teeth. This year I think I'll try my hand at making something special with these Voltron … [Read more...]

Freeform 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule 2016 (Previously ABC Family)

Freeform 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule 2016  Find the 2017 Freeform 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule HERE!  Our favorite Halloween Channel ABC Family is now named Freeform, but it's still scaring up lots of fun with its annual 13 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN celebration! Nearly two full weeks … [Read more...]

20+ Super Fun Halloween Recipes

Over the last couple of years we have shared lots of fun Halloween recipes here at Thrifty Jinxy, as well as at our sister sites JinxyKids.com, Chic 'n Savvy and ThriftyRecipes.com. Rather than make you dig around to find them all, I have compiled them all here in one easy list. The first … [Read more...]

25 Amazing Halloween Front Porch Decorations

We are officially in Halloween season and that means it's time to get the house decorated!! I live in the city of Anoka, the Official Halloween Capital of the World! Just last week the United States Postal Service was here for the official unveiling event for four commemorative 2016 U.S. Postal … [Read more...]