Canada Halloween

I Won't Let 'Autism Fatigue' Make Me Give Up On Halloween

Stacey Haley | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Parents
Stacey Haley

Recently, I have become aware that something seems to be happening in our little autism family bubble. I'll name it Autism Fatigue. After 13 years of nothing coming easy, 13 years of aforementioned preparation and coaching, and teaching and coping and surviving and striving and advocating and fighting and praying.. I got tired. Christmas had fallen to the wayside, and Halloween was next.

Ottawa Siblings Become First To Sleep In Dracula's Castle In 70 Years

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.01.2016 | Canada Living

"This may be the best day of our lives.''

Nurses Make Tiny Costumes For Babies' First Halloween

The Huffington Post Canada | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Parents

Doesn't get much cuter.

Paulina Gretzky's Halloween Costume Does Not Disappoint

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Style

She's a gladiator, duh.

Internet Reminds Us To Just Give Teens 'The Damn Candy' Already

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Parents

Because Halloween is for everyone.

Ariel Winter Wore 3 Sexy Halloween Costumes This Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Style

The second one was very fitting.

How To Have A Healthy, Safe (And Green) Halloween

Dr. Alison Chen, ND | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Parents
Dr. Alison Chen, ND

There is no shortage of costumes to purchase in our local department or online. However, using your imagination to create your DIY Halloween costume not only engages you and your little one's imagination but can also help you be a little more green this Halloween.

15 Of The World's Most Haunted Places

The Huffington Post Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Living

Nova Scotia is home to a spooky site.

Last Minute Halloween Costumes For Lazy-Ass People

Heather Magee | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Style
Heather Magee

As my tickle trunk of costumes has grown over the years, my desire to be creative has dwindled. Why spend a hundred bucks or more on a costume that will undoubtedly end up wrecked and reeking of booze by the end of the night?

Emma Paling

Chippewa Woman Explains Why She Posts This Photo Every Halloween | Emma Paling | Posted 10.30.2016 | Canada Living

"I did not want my daughter to grow up seeing our culture and sacred regalia mocked."

Nobody's Here For Your Halloween Slut-Shaming

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Style

There are no "slutty" costumes. There are just costumes.

What To Do With Your Leftover Halloween Candy | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Living

We can't help but get super excited around the end of October because we know that Halloween is coming. We've come up with 10 creative and tasty recipes that will incorporate your goodies into lots of goodness. Why eat them straight out of the bucket when you can check these awesome recipes off your bucket list?

Girls Can Be Superheroes And Boys Can Be Princesses

Caroline Riseboro | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Parents
Caroline Riseboro

What are you going to be for Halloween? The answer for many girls will be different in 2016: after 11 years as the most popular costume, princess has been beaten out by superhero. Halloween and the costumes we choose are mirrors of our culture, reflecting back to us our values, taboos and norms.

A Simple Trick-or-Treating Etiquette Guide

Lisa Orr | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Parents
Lisa Orr

Halloween is a very special holiday in Canada, it's the one time of the year where communities really connect! Children go door to door trick or treating dressed up as their favourite characters and neighbours open their homes give out candy and treats to the local ghouls and goblins. But there are a few rules of the road for trick or treaters. Here are my tips for parents to help their little ghouls and goblins trick-or-treat tactfully.

7 Ways To Make Halloween Inclusive For Kids With Disabilities

The Huffington Post Canada | Anchel Krishna | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Parents

Here are a few easy things you can do to help make Halloween friendlier for kids of all abilities.

Last-Minute Canadian Halloween Costumes You Can Make In 5 Minutes

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Style

Costumes so easy, even the least craftiest of folk can make them!

7 Haunted Hotels You Can Actually Spend A Spooky Night At | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Travel

With Halloween right around the corner, you may be itching to find something spooky to do. That might mean watching scary movies or visiting haunted houses, but why not kick things up a few frightening notches and book yourself a haunted hotel room?

My Pumpkin Is Teal For Kids Who Can't Eat Every Halloween Treat

Kathy Smart | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Parents
Kathy Smart

For children with allergies and conditions like celiac, Halloween can be bittersweet. Nobody wants to spoil the fun or take away the sweet treats from others, but wouldn't it be nice for every child to feel included? We can all help to promote a safer, happier Halloween for everyone by supporting this project.

Vancouver Haunted Houses That Are Guaranteed To Make You Scream

Allison Eberle | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Allison Eberle

Halloween is all about ghosts, goblins, and hair-raising haunted houses. The spooky holiday doesn't just take place on October 31, in Vancouver -- it lasts an entire season, and these five scream-worthy haunted houses are open and ready to make you want to run and hide.

These Stars Win For Sexiest Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Style


Halloween Events You Don't Want To Miss In Montreal

Flight Network | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Whether you're seeking pumpkin patches, lavish parties, or hair-raising haunted houses this Halloween, there's no better place to be than Montreal. The City of Saints becomes a city of ghosts, goblins, and other spooky creatures during the month of October, and the following are five events are ones you won't want to miss.

Last-Minute Halloween Costumes Perfect For The Fashion Girl

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Style

From Anna Wintour to the Olsen twins, we've got you covered.

Carve Some Love Into Halloween This Year

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

Our early Halloweens were a time of love and closeness. My dad, who mainly stood back from our activities, put his engineering expertise to work on our costumes. This year, try to put some of the love back into Halloween, while continuing to have fun too. Here are a few suggestions.

How To Prep Your Pet For Halloween

Jo-Anne Craine | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Living
Jo-Anne Craine

Don't let Halloween turn your pet into a scaredy-cat! Halloween can be fun instead of frightening for your pet if you prepare accordingly. Here's how to keep your pet safe and happy on the scariest night of the year.

These Family-Friendly Halloween Decor Ideas Are A Treat

Angie Campanelli | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Parents
Angie Campanelli

If you're like us, most occasions 'creep' up out of nowhere. It's as though one minute you're commenting, "ohhh that would be such an awesome Halloween costume this year," and the next moment you're scrambling to figure out what you can create with the store leftovers.