Happy Halloween!

It’s here! A Harvest and Halloween Handbook Second Edition eBook is now live on Amazon!

After sharing the joy of happy autumn celebrations for 10 years – it’s back with exciting new content to sparkle with your favorite classics. This second edition features new and exciting parties, themes, recipes and decor for everyone who wishes to focus on the positive and fun aspects of harvest and Halloween celebrations. I’m so thrilled to include new party plans like this Halloween Tea in Wonderland, Oktoberfest and a black and white party called The Night Shift.

We are ready for some good old-fashioned fun this autumn!

A proper Tea with sandwiches, scones and sweets
A fun afternoon with friends
Cookies fit for a queen
A Wonderland Cake Walk

After touring many of our ancestral areas of Europe, I have a richer appreciation for the many contributions and traditions of our ancestors there.

The castle at Coburg where Martin Luther translated the Bible into German.
Neuschwanstein, one of the many castles built by King Ludwig II
Gingerbread hedgehogs greet guests in this Aachen shop.

Then for the sophisticated set, there’s the Night Shift.

Happy Halloween contains favorite content from the original and new recipes, decor and games to help readers entertain and enjoy autumn get-togethers. Here’s what you can look forward to this fall

 HOSTING YOUR PARTY

Handmade Invitations and Party Planner

Invitations that won’t get lost or forgotten

THEMES AND THINGS

Ideas for Celebrations, 41 Cool Themes, Helpers, Add-ons for Personalizing Themes

Try something different this year

CELEBRATIONS

A Harvest and Halloween History

Plans, Menus and Games for:

A Night of Remembrance

The Feast of the Tabernacles

Celebrate the Harvest

Family Night Fun

The Night Shift

Oktoberfest

An Enchanted Evening

A Black Cat Party

Mother Goose’s Nursery Party

A Wonderland Tea Party

An Autumn Picnic

Time for Tea with lots of clean cups

A PUMPKIN PATCH CARNIVAL

Carnival Plans for 200 Children

Activities for ‘Tweens and Teens

Favorite games and activities

CREATE A SCENE

Amazing Entries, Indoor and Outdoor Décor: all Easy and Inexpensive

Paper fans – so versatile and fun to decorate with

AUTUMN FOODS AND DESSERTS

117 Unforgettable recipes ranging from easy to gourmet

Halloween Toffee. You’re welcome

ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE

Simple creative costumes using clothing you already have plus a few extras

Dress up with handmade jewelry and accessories

TRICKS, TREATS AND SWEET SURPRISES

Do something nice, surprise a friend or family member, an original children’s story to share, Lunchbox Jokes, Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

Jokes and trick-or-treat tips too!

There are crafts like this cute button bouquet, rag-edged throw and gingerbread house.

DIY button bouquet, makes cute corsages too
Add color and texture to a throw with a rag-edge
A Gingerbread House centerpiece
Silly Old Cat Knock-off got a facelift
An Oldie and Goodie

And these characters I found in a home decorating store

You owe it to yourself to download a copy of Happy Halloween! It’s a party digitized!

Don’t forget to grab a download of Night Clinic – so you know where to send the vampires when they get a toothache.

Imagine having so much fun without leaving home! Download your A Harvest and Halloween Handbook Second Edition today .