Your Halloween Headquarters with the Dating Divas
By the Dating Divas
If you haven’t heard of The Dating Divas before, allow me to introduce ourselves. We are a group of fun friends (all married to amazing guys) dedicated to strengthening marriages and families. On our website we love sharing fun, creative, and inexpensive date ideas. We’re on a mission to bring the fun, excitement, and SPARK back into your relationship. And because we believe that strong marriages make strong families, we also love sharing fun family ideas and activities. Especially around the holiday season! There’s just so much festive fun to be had and meaningful memories to make! For this October edition we wanted to share with you our top 10 favorite, fun Halloween ideas.
Whether you’re looking for a creative date idea, a fun family night, or just a way to make Halloween a little more memorable and magical for the kids, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. We’ve included a little bit of something for everyone.
That’s right, folks! Anything and everything you’ll need for a “Spooktacular” Halloween.
Here are our top 10 Halloween Picks…
1. Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Your family will totally love to be surprised with the ultimate Halloween Scavenger Hunt! We have everything you need to pull off a family-friendly challenge that includes clues, games, and activities to complete together! It is the perfect activity to get the whole family into the Halloween spirit and we even have it all ready for you in a printable download!
2. Haunted House Date Night
Our Haunted House Date Night is the perfect way to celebrate the witching season and take Halloween haunting to a whole new level. Discover how to have your own night of fright, fun, and a little one-on-one on our site! We even have fun Haunted House Invitations and “Terror Tickets” ready for you to print.
3. You’ve Been Boo’ed
Trick-or-Treating and getting candy is always fun. But, as moms, we love activities that help our kids focus on giving instead of just getting. This simple service idea is perfect for that! It uses the Halloween season to encourage kindness and showing some neighborly love. It’s the perfect family night activity.
4. Halloween Lunch Box Love Notes
Lunch box love notes are a quick and easy way to show a little extra love over the holiday season. All you have to do is print, cut, and stick it in their lunch! We’ve included some Halloween notes and jokes that are perfect for your kiddos and also some that are perfect for your sweetheart.
5. Dracula’s Diner
We just love this fun, family Halloween dinner idea! In fact, it’s become a family tradition in many of our homes and our kids always look forward to it every year. The best part is that it is SO easy to do and you can do this with ANY meal. All you have to do is print off the clever menu and make it happen!
6. Spook Service Halloween Breakfast
If dinner isn’t your thing, here’s a fun Halloween-themed breakfast idea! Turn your home into a “Dead and Breakfast Inn” and surprise your spouse or kids (or both) with a “drop dead delicious” breakfast in bed! Our printable pack makes it so easy to pull off. Will they order Monster Munch or Graveyard Grub? There’s only one way to find out!
7. 150 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas
In honor of Halloween we rounded up over 100 creative pumpkin decorating ideas! This post is LOADED with both carve and no-carve pumpkin inspiration! Whether you’re looking for ideas for a pumpkin decorating contest or just want to create some family fun this holiday- you’ll find lots of great ideas. Click on over and let your kids scroll to pick their favorites.
8. 50 Fun Halloween Foods
Food seems to make everything a little more fun. Am I right? That’s why we rounded up 50 fun and festive Halloween food ideas for kids (and kids at heart.) This post includes Halloween themed ideas for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, and even snacks! It’s a great post to check out if you need ideas for your Halloween party or even if you just want a way to make your Halloween meals a little more fun and memorable for your family.
9. Caramel Apple Party
Making caramel apples is one of our favorite fall traditions, so why not make a party out of it with your own gourmet caramel apple bar? This makes for a fun group date or a memorable family night too! The apple-themed printables are my favorite part! There’s even two versions to choose from.
10. 101 Family Costume Ideas
We have lots of posts on our site with Halloween costume ideas, but one of our favorites is this post with over 100 family costume ideas. It’s always fun to dress up together as a family, but sometimes coming up with ideas for coordinating costumes is hard. Don’t worry! We’ve got your back. All you have to do is click and get ready for costume inspiration overload!
We hope you have one frightfully fun Halloween!
For even more Halloween ideas, check out our site! We have 95 Halloween posts just waiting for you! You might also want to check out our “Halloween Ideas” and “Halloween Costume Ideas” Pinterest boards! They are both full of fun treats—and we’re not tricking you.