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Halloween wasn’t invented by costume shops, candy makers, and little monsters craving a sugar-buzz
Pumpkins, ghosts, and treats are part of our Halloween tradition, which long ago was a seriously scary time of year. Jan Brinn is an extension educator at Michigan State University and has...
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A Massachusetts family enjoys entertaining and scaring customers on their farm
Running a family farm business can be scary. Each generation has to keep up by adding to or changing the farm’s direction. If you frighten a few customers along the way, that’s okay....
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Here are some simple Halloween costumes that you can put together quickly! We included something for your furry friend, too.
Here are some simple Halloween costumes that you can put together quickly! We included something for your furry friend, too.
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Try some of these spooky and silly pumpkin carving designs this Halloween.
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Halloween party planning 101
We've pulled together the best of the best Halloween tips and tricks to help you prepare for Halloween in the country.  Check out our 13 pumpkin decorating ideas for Halloween, plus...
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Now's the time to plant for jack-o-lanterns
I’ve tried growing pumpkins. Once I planted them too early, and the next time I planted them too late. Pumpkins take 90-to-120-days to mature, so if you want jack-o-lanterns for Halloween,...
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What's the difference between a cupcake and a muffin? Is it that cupcakes have frosting and muffins don't? Can we just call a cupcake a muffin if we want to make it seem healthier? What...
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These fun, tasty treats will make your Halloween party guests scream!
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The creamy filling for these arachnid-topped potpies is so quick and easy that you'll have plenty of time to spin out the spiders.
Number of Servings: 6 | Serving Size: 1 individual potpie Prep: 30 min | Cook: 10 min Bake: 20 min at 425° | Stand: 10 min 1 17.3-ounce package frozen puff pastry sheets, thawed according to...
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These adorable little ghosts will look great on your Halloween table!
Yield: 22 cookies Prep: 35 min | Start to Finish: 35 min 22 chocolate wafer cookies 1 envelope (2-3/4 tsp) unflavored gelatin 1 cup granulated sugar Brown mini candy-coated chocolate pieces...

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