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Here you'll find spooky projects and activities centered around the Halloween theme and learn how to host a great Halloween party

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Pumpkin Carving Patterns

Creating a perfect Halloween jack-o'-lantern is easy with these pumpkin carving patterns. You can also use these patterns to create your own spooky Halloween designs. Learn how to size, position, trace, and carve the designs.


9 Halloween Attractions That Went Too Far

 9 Halloween Attractions That Went Too Far

Can a Halloween attraction be sued for being too scary? It's already happened. Learn about Halloween attractions that went too far at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Beyond Halloween: 8 Holidays Spirits Love

 Beyond Halloween: 8 Holidays Spirits Love

Some days are just more conducive to the supernatural. Learn some of the holidays that spirits love at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Your Ultimate Halloween Party Playlist

 Your Ultimate Halloween Party Playlist

What you need for your Halloween party is some spooky music that'll establish the need for a dance floor -- like M.J.'s 'Thriller.' See more »

10 Fun for Fido Halloween Costumes

 10 Fun for Fido Halloween Costumes

With these Halloween costumes for dogs, you can include Fido in the fun. Learn about 10 fun Halloween costumes for dogs. See more »

10 Mommy-and-me Halloween Costumes

 10 Mommy-and-me Halloween Costumes

Dress up with your little one with these mommy-and-me Halloween costumes. Learn about 10 great mommy-and-me Halloween costume ideas. See more »

10 Things Your Kid Should NOT Be for Halloween

 10 Things Your Kid Should NOT Be for Halloween

Are there costumes your kid should not choose for Halloween? Read about 10 things your kid should not be for Halloween at TLC Family. See more »

Why do we trick-or-treat?

 Why do we trick-or-treat?

Are you wondering why we trick-or-treat? Learn why we trick-or-treat and take a look at the origins of Halloween. See more »

Why do people carve Halloween pumpkins?

 Why do people carve Halloween pumpkins?

Do you wonder why people carve Halloween pumpkins? Find out how the tradition began and why people carve Halloween pumpkins each year. See more »

5 Halloween Candy Alternatives

 5 Halloween Candy Alternatives

These 5 Halloween candy alternatives will help make the holiday a little healthier. Learn about 5 Halloween candy alternatives. See more »

5 Easy Pumpkin Carving Patterns

 5 Easy Pumpkin Carving Patterns

These 5 easy pumpkin carving patterns will help you create an out-of-this-world pumpkin. Get 5 easy pumpkin carving patterns. See more »