My coffee table, circa October 2011
For the Home
Oh October. The air begins to chill, the sun sets earlier. Before you know it, you're walking home from work in the dark and...is someone following you?! Want to get into that creepy Halloween ...
Books Worth Reading
Actually I fall for the blues and greens first, but you can't deny what October does. Always stuns me.
Let's Shop: Fall Fashion
How she made Pinterest her full-time job is the best! I'm so glad I found this CRAZY COOL post! How she was able to work from home and make $6k a year is incredible! Definitely pinning for later!
Longhorn Steakhouse Mushroom Truffle Bisque - this creamy soup is perfect for fall.
Explore process art using pinecones to paint. Pinecone painting is the perfect fall process art activity for preschool or at home.
crafts for kids
Fall Decor- For fireplace
Fall/ Halloween Ideas
I like the idea of making kids reach into this box of fake spiders for their candy, although I'm not sure parents will find it amusing, haha
A bounty of aromatics (like apple slices, cinnamon sticks, and cloves) waft through your home entire home when you warm them in water on the stove. Click for more ways to make your home smell like fall (think cozy, warm, and spicy).
Eco Living + DIY Home Projects
A list of feast days, book ideas, simple activities, and meals for living the liturgical month of October in the Catholic home with kids!
The Best of Elizabeth Clare