Canada Halloween

Beyoncé, Jay Z And Blue Ivy Had The Best Family Costume This Halloween

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Style

This is one chic family.

Where To Find Some Of Canada's Spookiest Destinations

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 10.31.2015 | Canada

There's a good chance you may have stayed at one of these places.

Want: Classic Blazers, Chic Fedoras And Long-Lasting Lipsticks

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Style

Happy Halloween!

7 Scary Money Moves Investors Should Avoid

Pramod Udiaver | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Business
Pramod Udiaver

Halloween is almost here, and for adults there isn't really much to fear (except maybe running out of candy). In real life there are some truly terrifying money moves that all investors should avoid. Here are seven money mistakes people make and the fixes that can take your finances from scary to successful.

Beware Goblins, Ghouls And Cheap Cosmetic Contact Lenses

Dr. Jeff Goodhew | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Jeff Goodhew

The issue and risks are so high that it has triggered Health Canada to regulate cosmetic contact lenses in the same way as corrective lenses. Manufacturers will have until July 2016 to comply. Cosmetic contact lenses will face the same licensing, manufacturing, labeling and instruction requirements to improve their safety as other medical devices do.

Take The 'Boo' Out Of Halloween Spending

David Lester | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Living
David Lester

Halloween is getting more popular than Christmas and almost more expensive. I'm going back to the days of making my own costumes and having cheap and cheerful parties that are super fun. Here are some savvy strategies to take the "Boo" out of Halloween spending!

Last-Minute Halloween Costumes You Can Make Tonight

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Style

Bonus: They'll cost you under $10!

5 Ways To Love Halloween While Caring For Child Labourers

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Parents
Debbie Wolfe

As a mother, I still check my kids' candy each year, just like my parents did. But nowadays, I'm thinking beyond the safety of the children sitting right in front of me. I'm considering the millions of children who helped produce ingredients for the chocolate bars and colourful candy. My heart feels desperately guilty as I remember how they may have been harmed.

7 Of The Most Haunted Places In The GTA

Yelp Canada | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Travel
Yelp Canada

Halloween is upon us and with that comes the time for goofy costumes, candy and of course stories of ghosts and ghouls. The suburbs of Toronto are not without their own tales of ghostly sightings and paranormal activities that will keep you awake far into the night.

Weather Should Be A Treat For Most Trick Or Treaters

CP | Michelle McQuigge | Posted 10.29.2015 | Canada Living

Good news, trick-or-treaters — there's nothing terribly scary about this year's Halloween forecast. The Weather Network says wet or blustery condi...

20 Photos Of Creepy Old Abandoned Houses

Freaktography | Posted 10.29.2015 | Canada Living

These houses are made even creepier with their broken windows, tattered and torn curtains flapping in the wind, creaky floorboards and slamming front doors, overgrown weeds and critters in the attic -- all the reasons to stay away.

Discovering The Spirit World In Toronto's Distillery District

Lisa Jackson | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Travel
Lisa Jackson

Once the site of the largest distillery in the British Empire, former factories have been transformed into pedestrian-only village with Toronto's coolest designer boutiques, cafes, restaurants, artisan shops and art galleries. It's so trendy that even the dead are squatters -- the Distillery District has long been considered a haunted site.

Why Do Halloween Costumes For Teenage Girls Have To Be Slutty?

Scarlett Ballantyne | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Parents
Scarlett Ballantyne

If I am being completely honest, there is a teeny-tiny bit of me that thinks it should be okay. Seeing how my girl has grown up and become a young adult is rather poignant. To the outside world, I realize that it is different. Provocative Halloween costumes look sexy on her, as the costumes are intended.

How To Host A Hauntastic Halloween Party

Lisa Orr | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Living
Lisa Orr

I LOVE Halloween parties because they are one of the few times in the year that as adults we can be really silly and dress up in outrageous costumes and just celebrate with our friends and family. Here are my tips for how to host a Hauntastic Halloween party.

The Tricks And Treats Of Selling And Buying Costumes Online

Andrea Stairs | Posted 11.06.2015 | Canada Business
Andrea Stairs

One of my favourite parts about working at eBay Canada is getting to know the sellers who use our online marketplace. With Halloween just around the corner (a significant retail moment in Canada) I thought it would be fitting to share the story of one of our top costume and accessories sellers.

Allergy-Friendly Halloween Activities

Pauline Osena | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Parents
Pauline Osena

This year, I've decided to try a new tradition in our home. The "real" Halloween party begins after my son gets home from trick-or-treating. I'm planning to have non-food related Halloween activities for the entire family to participate in.

5 Ways To Help Your Special Needs Child Enjoy Halloween

Joanne Giacomini | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Parents
Joanne Giacomini

Halloween is a magical night for parents and their children. There is no reason why special needs children can't have as much fun as their neuro-typical peers. They may just need a few tweaks in the tradition to make it a happy event for them and their families.

This YouTuber Proves You Can Be Any Prince(ss) You Want To Be

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Style

"You don't need to have blonde hair to be Cinderella and you don't have to be a guy to be a Prince - being a 'Prince(ss)' is a state of mind!"

5 Tricks for Saving on Halloween Treats

Sandra Hanna | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Living
Sandra Hanna

With Canadians planning to spend an average of $43 on decorations this year, those costs can sure add up. But no need to be frightened! Just like a classic Superman costume, these savvy saving tips are here to the rescue!

'Frankenviruses' May Be the Medicines of the Future

Jason Tetro | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

Raising the dead is entirely fiction in the human perspective. But when it comes to microbes, bringing the departed -- or at least non-functional -- back to viability is possible. Last week, a European group of researchers unveiled how they were able to bring viruses back to life.

Why Millennials Love To Splurge On Halloween

Nick Cowling | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Business
Nick Cowling

Take a look on social media on Oct.31st and you will see posts on house parties to events happening across various venues, and from the most mundane to the most creative of costumes. Taking part of this craze feels almost like a must to many millennials.

13 Chic Decor Ideas For Halloween

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Living

Your home can look both spooky and stylish.

This Ghost Face Photo Has The Internet Freaking Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Living

Maybe they just need to wash the walls...

20 Easy Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Living

We’ve covered all the bases from classic to nostalgic to extremely topical.

5 Reasons Halloween Sucks and How to Make it Better

Theresa Albert | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Living
Theresa Albert

It flies in the face of every healthy message we have sent to our kids about moderation and wise choices. It is socially polarizing when some kids have high-end store bought costumes, others are forced into homemade or ad hoc thrift store finds and still others, no costume at all.