Friday, October 30, 2009

Happy Halloween Blog Hop

Welcome to the 1st Halloween Blog Hop! You should have arrived here from Tonya's blog! Here is the beginning of the hop if you are just joining us. You will want to start at Sarabeth's blog!
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When I think about Halloween, the first thing I think of is candy! My favorite candy is Reese's Peanut Butter cups, yum!

Your first way to get entries into my blog candy giveaway is to tell me your favorite candy (1 entry), link a layout or project that uses candy in it for (3 entries).

In preparing for Halloween, we always visit the pumpkin patch. Here is a home decor item that I created and haven't posted yet. I took a cork board tile and covered it in cloth. Then I added ribbon and embellishements and have a reuseable home decor item that can change with the holidays. Next I think of decorations! Since I am currently living with my in-laws I can't show you my decorations, but here are some of theirs! For another entry into the drawing link a picture of a decoration around your house to the comment section of this post. (2 entries)
Finally, I think of costumes when it comes to Halloween! Create a layout showing off some favorite Halloween costumes! (3 entries)

Finally, if you become a new followerer during this hop, you can receive (2 more entries for my blog candy) If you become a follower on Scrap That Poetry's site, you recieve (5 entries).

Here is my blog candy! Comment on this post with your entries for my blog candy. You can do one or all of the ways to win throughout the hop! I will put your number of entries in a hat and pull a name on November 2nd. Stop back to see if you are the winner! I will be posting more things throughout the weekend.

You are now ready to hop over to your next stop at Kristal's blog. Thanks for hopping by and I hope you stop back again!

18 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

ok....this is the funnest post ever!!! loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee all the projects! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):) (and i all ready a follower!!! hehehehehe) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Cheri said...

m&m's are my fav. candy - makes me want some now but I'll restrain myself since I haven't even had lunch yet (8:30am).

Great to see you here on the hop.

Alison said...

Wow! You showed us a lot of great things! Fab post! I love the photo of you and your kids!

Trish said...

Love the LO Trish:)

~Jeri~ said...

What a great post!! Love the music and the pictures are awesome.. The kids in the pictures are absolutely adorable!!!! Now hand over that candy!!! lol Love the bag topper!!

My Creative Time said...

http://mycreativetime.blogspot.com/2009/10/challenge-for-happy-2-scrap-4-life.html
Here is my link for your blog candy!!! This was fun & I hope I win!! Happy Halloween!!
xxx
Emma:)
Don't forget to visit me because I am also giving away some yummy blog candy also!!!

Stampvamp said...

Thriller!! Thriller night! My favorite candy...do I have to pick just one??? Oh no!!! Turtles, no those chocolate oranges at Christmas, no Reese's!!! Can I just say chocolate and be done with it??? I love your pictures. I adore pumpkin patches this time of year too. The layouts you created were super cute. CUTE kids. Thanks for letting me stop by today!!

Stitchinwitch said...

I love peanut butter cups too and now they are available in some UK stores :D
I love the decor idea you posted, anything that can be recycled for every season is good for me.

I just signed up to follow both blogs too

margie c said...

What a cute fun post! Adorable layout!
Happy Halloween!
~ margie

Kim said...

Congrats on making the DT at Practical Scrappers! Yay, I'm so excited to be working with you! Your layouts are always so fresh and inspirational!
Blessings,
Kim xXx

Patricia St Martin said...

love the scrapbook page. your children are beautiful. and the sounds are wonderful... this is fun. Happy Halloween.

Beth said...

Wow - you do awesoem layouts! Your scrapbooks must rock! I loved your post, and look forward to many more! So glad I found your blog on the hop! :)

Viv said...

My favourite candy, (sweets) is/are Refreshers. I LOVE fizzy sweets! Don't know if you have them 'over there'.
Loving this blog hop and loving your projects! Your in-laws look cool!
Viv x

Happie Stamper said...

Love all of the halloween ideas! Check out my blog for my Costume Layout and my favorite candy!
www.happiestamper.blogspot.com

Mia said...

Love that you have Thriller playing on your page!!! Everything looks great! TFS!!!! :-)

Sharon said...

Liked your in-laws ghost mantle looks great, your scrap pages were really cute. My favorites candy is
Almond Joy

Heather said...

Very cute layout! I love the pumpkins and leaves!

Kim said...

how fun :) I am loving all of your great halloween pics! and ps, my favorite candy is reese's cups! :)

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