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  • Giveaway: ALL YOU Frightfully Fun Halloween Handbook

    All You Halloween Handbook

    It’s no secret that I love All You magazine, with its coupons and money-saving tips. So when I was asked to share the new ALL YOU Frightfully Fun Halloween Handbook, I eagerly said yes! I haven’t seen it yet, but I’ve been informed that it “packs in budget-savvy ideas for Halloween costumes, decorations, recipes and crafts,” featuring:

    GET YOUR GUARD ON: Transform Pumpkins into Creepy Creatures (p. 4)
    Get in the spirit by making pumpkin decorations for the front porch or dining room table from adorable pumpkin families to classic jack-o-lanterns to down-right scary skulls.

    HAUNT YOUR HOUSE: Create Spooktacular Outdoor Displays (p. 20)
    Send chills up the spine of trick-or-treaters and passerby with spooky decorations for the front door, porch and yard. Ideas include covering the doorbell with a black-caped witch, sitting a life-sized pumpkin man on the porch, and hanging flying ghosts from trees.

    DECORATE YOUR DIGS: Give Rooms an Eerie Glow with Crafts (p. 38)
    To help set the mood in the house, ALL YOU shares loads of ideas and inspiration to transform rooms. For an eerie glow, create miniature haunted dollhouses, googly-eyed spiders or ghostly window treatments. To celebrate in a more subdued elegant fashion, display framed leaves, faux pumpkins or harvest vases made from winter squash.

    GATHER THE GHOULS: Throw a Fang-Tastic Theme Party (p. 62)
    Throw a party with suitably festive food and decorations. ALL YOU provides dozens of recipes for appetizers, main dishes, sides and desserts, and suggests setting the table with bat mobiles, ghost lights and other spooky ideas.

    SWEETS AND TREATS: Whip Up Some Terrific Food (p. 94)
    Delight Halloween revelers with creepy-crawler cupcakes, spider web cakes and dozens of other spirited desserts. Also included are easy-bake treats to use up all that leftover trick-or-treating candy.

    CRAFT A DISGUISE: Make Curiously Captivating Costumes (p. 130)
    Be it a princess, a robot, or a bunch of grapes, ALL YOU offers costume ideas for the whole family to help bring dreams to life.

    Every idea in the book includes easy-to-follow instructions and a list of ingredients or supplies needed, and there are dozens of templates as well. The 192-page book is $16.95 and published by Time Home Entertainment Inc. But it’s currently discounted to $12.99 at Amazon {and there are only a few copies left in stock!}.

    You can also find the book at BN.com {discounted to $12.96!}, Food Lion, Raley’s, Save-Mart, some Walmart locations, and Safeway and its subsidiaries, including Vons, Pavilions, Dominick‚Äôs, Randalls, Tom Thumb and Carrs.

    WIN IT!

    All You wants to give one lucky CFO reader a copy of the ALL YOU Frightfully Fun Halloween Handbook. To enter this giveaway, just follow the instructions in the Rafflecopter widget below:

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