All About Halloween

Halloween Celebrations

Pumpkins and Jack O’Lanterns

  • The Samhain Carved Turnip Head — The original Jack O’Lanterns were not pumpkins, but rutabagas! Here are the instructions for making this a traditional Celtic one
  • Pumpkin Carving 101 — Everything you need to get you started
  • Pumpkins and More — Everything about pumpkins, including history, gardening, recipes and festival information, from the University of Illinois Extension

Halloween Fun

  • Ben & Jerry’s Halloween Fun — Ghoulish games, creepy crafts and more!
  • Skeleton Crafts for Kids — Making spooky Halloween skeletons with easy to make arts and crafts projects, activities, ideas, and instructions for children, teens, and preschoolers
  • Halloween Homemade Scary Decorations — Party decorating ideas from Squidboo.com.

Halloween Reading

Halloween Recipes and Party Ideas