Whatever coronavirus tier you’re in, Halloween is looking a little different this year, but it doesn’t have to be ruined. Keep the magic alive and read on for how to save this Halloween with crafts, cook-offs and more!
Keep calm and craft on this Halloween!
- Inked Halloween cards
Just because you might not be able to celebrate the event with your nearest and dearest, that doesn’t mean you can’t send them a card! These spooky variations are easy to make, and will look really impressive to your friends and family. Find the project here.
Our squidgy little pumpkins are adorable for using indoors, and will look fantastic in a Halloween display in your front room! Don’t be put off by the lengthy list of equipment, as you’ll find most of it at home or in your local discount store anyway, and it will be invaluable for future crafting.
Introduce the highlight of October to your home in style with this wacky banner and dangling bats and pumpkins. They’re perfect for bringing the spirit of the day into your home and will subsequently last for ages too, so you can keep them for years afterwards.
These easy to make pumpkins will seriously impress your family, and you don’t need much to make them look superb. A great project with the kids, the paper pumpkins will really compliment any Halloween display.
Trick-or-treating might not be possible, but there is still plenty of ways your kiddies can enjoy their sweeties! How cool are these innovative decorative jars? Ideal for storing sweets, these are guaranteed to please the little ones. This year, why not enjoy your sweet jar in front of a scary film or story instead? One thing is for sure, they definitely won’t last long however you are eating them!
Prefer Halloween cooking to crafting? We have you covered!
These witchy recipes will satisfy even the fussiest of eaters this stay-at-home Halloween
- Halloween Persimon Bites
We’re obsessed with these little vegetarian savoury treats! They are perfect for a Halloween buffet, and you’ll have most of the ingredients in your fridge already – even better!
2. Roasted Pumpkin Salad
Use up your leftover pumpkins in style with this sensational salad. It’s the perfect healthy lunch while working from home, however is equally as tasty enjoyed as a nutritious dinner for the whole family.
3. Pumpkin Scones
Mix it up and enjoy your pumpkin leftovers in sweet format with these tasty treats. They are best served with a nice mug of your favourite tea, and a side order of Soul & Spirit of course. Don’t forget to share your creations with us on social media, as we love to see your efforts!
Could your house be haunted? Here’s how to find out…
This Halloween is going to be a bit different for many reasons, but could one of those be making it extra creepy? If your house is haunted, that’s definitely a yes! We share the signs you need to look out for this Halloween…
- Experiencing unexplained temperature drops usually confined to specific areas.
- Get the sense you are being watched by someone or something when alone.
- Hearing unexplained noises like footsteps, bangs or crashes with no logical explanation.
- Experiencing unusual smells usually like perfume, tobacco, flowers, rotten meat, sulphur or burning.
- You might be having electrical disturbances usually affecting lights, TVs, radios or cookers.
- Objects are disappearing but then reappearing in different parts of the home.
- You could come face to face with a ghost. This might be an apparition, smoke-like shape, dark shadow person or even a full-bodied manifestation.
- Experiencing feelings of sudden static discharge or the ‘smell’ of electricity.
- Witnessing objects moving on their own.
- You could be unlucky enough to experience physical interaction including being touched by invisible hands.
Are you nodding your head to all of these? Find out more about how to tell if your house is haunted here…
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