5 Halloween Safety Tips

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Halloween is almost here – it’s time to plan for the big night. Costumes set, jack-o’-lanterns carved, and loot bags at the ready! But before you head out for a night of trick-or-treating fun, we think it’s important to focus on keeping everyone in your family safe. With evenings getting darker earlier, the likelihood of […]

Halloween Treats for the Whole Family

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Halloween is drawing near, so that means it’s time for some spooktacular themed treats! This ghoulish round-up includes a few of our tried and true YOYOMAMA recipes as well as a couple from a few of our favourite mama bloggers. We made sure to include recipes that are perfect options to send to school and […]

5 Easy Halloween Snacks for School Parties

It’s time for trick or treats and spooky fun! We bet your kiddo has a Halloween class party soon. If coming up with ideas for tasty treats for school parties drives you batty, have no fear, we have 5 yummy Franken-tastic Halloween snacks that are really easy to make. We know some schools have pretty tight […]

Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

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Halloween is less than a week away and time is running out to pull together a killer costume. No need to fret, we’ve got you covered with a whole bunch of easy DIY Halloween costumes. Most of these require no sewing skills and only a few, easy to find supplies. Once you have the costumes […]

8 Tasty Halloween Snack Ideas for Kids

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Halloween is right around the corner, so to get in the spooky spirit we’ve come up with 8 delicious snack ideas that the whole family will enjoy. These ghastly treats are perfect for school Halloween parties and are great snacks to enjoy before you head out trick or treating. Miniature Pumpkin Cheese Balls These delicious […]

Last Minute Halloween Ideas: Decorations


With Halloween only a few days away and your front door looking decidedly unspooky, it’s time to get your behind in gear! We’ve got 3 really easy, really fast, and really fun Halloween decoration ideas that you can whip up in a jiffy. Your front door will be ready to greet trick-or-treaters in plenty of time.

Last Minute Halloween Ideas: Costumes


With Halloween 4 short days away, the clock is ticking on the time left to pull together a great costume. So here are 4 great last minute Halloween costume ideas for kids or adults that use things you probably have kicking around your house and all can be made in well under 30 minutes.

Family-Friendly Halloween Recipe: Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies


This recipe is extra special at yoyomama headquarters, as it comes from our Editor, Michelle. These cookies were one of the first things her husband ever made for her. It’s a family recipe of his mom’s and Michelle has been making them ever since. We’re pretty excited she decided to share it with us.

Family-Friendly Halloween Recipe: Candy Corn Pizza


Dinner on Halloween night needs to be fast, filling and easy, so maximum trick-or-treating can occur. We love making Candy Corn Pizza! This is the perfect recipe for even the littlest hands to help with, give them the job of sprinkling cheese or spreading sauce. But perhaps have them help before they put on their costumes!

Family-Friendly Halloween Recipe: Silly Apple Bites


These super fun and allergy-friendly snacks inspired by Fork and Beans are the perfect treat to bring to any Halloween party. The kiddos will love to help decorate these silly faces and then serve them to their friends.