Teal pumpkin article

Teal Pumpkin Project Makes Trick or Treat Safe for All Kids

Parents can rest assured that homes displaying a teal pumpkin have non-food treats for their little trick-or-treaters or have allergies or or special diets that prevent them from enjoying the traditional candy treats. Here's how you can participate.



We have 31 days of food, crafts and decorating ideas to help you celebrate Autumn with your family. It may still be hot in Naples but in your home it can be fall all month! more


How about a cool costume for your child that doesn't cost much money or take much time to make? We have five super-fun ideas for you that won't break the bank or tax your DIY skills. more


Who wants to give out Halloween treats in a plain old paper or plastic bag when you can get creative and pass out the goodies in one of these? more


Pumpkin Painting

Irina Schmidt -

Maybe you grew up carving jack-o'-lanterns and you want your kids to follow in your footsteps. Who could blame you? Carving pumpkins is a gooey-messy-blast for the whole family. For many of us, it's a time-honored tradition. more

We're the first to admit that these projects take a little bit of work and a few tools. AND, they aren't for kids. But, the results are so worth the effort that you'll want to try at least one of our pumpkin carving projects! more


Meagan Ruffing helps parents with 11 ways to get your child's Halloween costumes for less. more


For those children who have some form of a sensory processing challenge, such as children with autism, ADHD, developmental or speech and hearing delays the sights, sounds, and smells of Halloween are difficult to absorb. more

Special Needs

Pirate Skeleton

AlienCat -

Plenty of pretend ghosts will be whooshing around in the dark this month. But do real ghosts exist? Visit these likely spots and decide for yourself. more


Marco Mystery