10 Quick Halloween Hacks

We know how busy life as a parent is and Halloween can be extra busy with parties and costumes and decorations to make. Here are 10 Quick Halloween Hacks to help make life easier:

10 quick halloween hacks

#1. DIY Halloween Jars

Cut open a glow stick, put the contents in a jar, add glitter, place lid back on and shake.

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#2. Quick Healthy Halloween Snacks

Cut bananas in half, add chocolate chip eyes and mouths. And a piece of celery into a tangerine or satsuma for the stalk and hey presto you have healthy but cute Halloween snacks.

banana tangerines


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#3. Spider Ice Cubes

Freeze rubber/plastic spiders in ice cube trays filled with orange juice. When cubes are frozen fill your drink cup with ice cubes then add your soda or juice.

Tip: If you use 7-Up you get a sherbet like flavour mixed with the frozen orange juice.

spider ice

#4. Slithering Snake Doormat

Make a screamworthy snake doormat by using rubber snakes, cut them in two to create different lengths arranged along edge of a board so some are slithering in under the mat and some are slithering out. Glue the snakes to the board’s edges. Set the under your doormat, and arrange the snakes to their fullest spooking potential.


Better Homes and Gardens

#5. Mummy Juice Boxes

Wrap juice cartons in white tape and stick googly eyes on to make Mummy Juice Boxes.

mummy juice boxes

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Jill is one of the co-founders of Mykidstime and a mum of 2 girls