Entertainment, Halloween, Holidays,

My Boo 2! A Madea Halloween Red Carpet Experience With Tyler Perry #BOO2

My Boo 2! A Madea Halloween Red Carpet Experience With Tyler Perry #BOO2 I am finally able to share with you one of the most amazing experiences for me to date!  I was able to meet Tyler Perry!  Yes, Madea her/himself!  This was, definitely, a bucket list item in several ways.  Well, maybe several bucket list items all rolled into one AMAZING experience.  The one thing that made this trip most amazing was that it was close to home.  I was able to drive down to New Orleans after school

Easy Peasy Leftover Halloween Candy Bark

Easy Peasy Leftover Halloween Candy Bark Here we go with more easy peasy Halloween ideas!  What do you do with all of that leftover candy after Halloween?  One thing you can do with it is to make this Easy Peasy Leftover Halloween candy bark.  There are so many ways to tweak this treat to suit your family.  You can use white chocolate and change up any of your favorite candy to make it delicious.  As you all know, I am all about easy, so I use whatever candy I have

Halloween Themed Jack O Lantern Mandarin Oranges or Cuties

Halloween Themed Jack O Lantern Mandarin Oranges or Cuties If you’re like me, you love keeping things simple.  I am always looking for more and better ways to keep every event and holiday just a little bit easier than last year.  One way I love to keep Halloween simple is with my Sharpie!  There are so many ways to decorate everyday things to make them Halloween themed and these Halloween themed Jack O Lantern Mandarin oranges or cuties are just one of those ways.  My kiddos LOVE Mandarin oranges.  Depending

Cotton Candy Sweetheart Sparkle

Cotton Candy Sweetheart Sparkle Can you believe these adorable drinks have only 2 ingredients?  They do! Y’all, this Cotton Candy Sweetheart Sparkle is the easiest and most fun drink I have ever made for my kiddos.  The Cotton Candy Sweetheart Sparkle quickly became a favorite and regular addition to our weekly menu.  Yes, I said weekly LOL  My kids love it so much and it is so super easy to make; how can I resist?  Friday nights are pizza night and now they are “Pizza sparkle” night 😀  You can

Disney, Halloween, Holidays, Pixar,

Make Your Very Own Arlo Pumpkin #GoodDino

Make Your Very Own Arlo Pumpkin #GoodDino Oh my goodness!  I could not wait to get started once I saw these come in my email.  We could not decide what to carve on our pumpkins this year, but now we know 🙂  New family activity sheets inspired by Disney/Pixar’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR including a pumpkin stencil, coloring sheets, mazes, connect-the-dots and more are now available from Disney/Pixar!  We quickly printed out the Arlo pumpkin stencil and headed to the grocery store for pumpkins.  Yes, we all got our own pumkin to

Easy Pumpkin Recipes #Pumpkin

Easy Pumpkin Recipes #Pumpkin Can’t get enough pumpkin?  Me either!  I have found a great list of some of the most delicious pumpkin recipes around the web.  There are so many pumpkin recipes out there this time of year, it can be hard to decide which ones will actually turn out great and which ones will flop.  I’m a true believer that with a little pumpkin, cinnamon, sugar and eggs; anything can taste yummy LOL  Here are a few of the best out there.  Be sure to let me know

Articles, Halloween, Holidays,

Halloween Prank Ideas That Are Sure To Make Them Scream #BestBuyHalloween

Halloween Prank Ideas That Are Sure To Make Them Scream #BestBuyHalloween Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free Do you love Halloween? I never thought of Best Buy for Halloween decorations before this year!  They have some amazingly fun ideas for pranking your kids or neighbors that are sure to make you the Halloween star of your neighborhood.  Do you look forward to decorating and setting up scary Halloween pranks and

DIY No Sew Superhero Cape #DIY

DIY No Sew Superhero Cape This was another super fun project we decided to test out for the Color Vibe with Tum-E Yummies in Lafayette next month.  This DIY Superhero cape would also be perfect for Mardi Gras, Halloween, or just boys dress up fun!  My son is 10 and still thought this was a lot of fun 😀  There are tons of no sew cape ideas out on the web and we kind of did a compilation of a few we saw on the web and one that a freind