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Halloween Candy Scavenger Hunt

Halloween Candy Scavenger Hunt

I’m not usually a ‘junk food’ person. I mean, I’m not going to deny the fact that I enjoy a little treat from time to time – but I’m that person who can purchase one of those big chocolate bars and store it in my […]

Hocus Pocus – The Workout

Hocus Pocus – The Workout

The month of October has been an absolutely crazy one. Constantly on the go with work, finishing up school, getting the business running, band events, Thanksgiving, Halloween and so much more… it’s no surprise that most of us find it difficult during these busier times […]

Blue Banana Halloween Wish List

Blue Banana Halloween Wish List

This post uses affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy for more information. All opinions are my own and are not influenced by any affiliate arrangements.   I was incredibly excited recently when I was contacted by Blue Banana to discuss partnering up, helping to […]

DIY Mandrake Root

DIY Mandrake Root

I have been promising some more Harry Potter themed decoration posts since I posted the DIY Potions Bottles, and here I am delivering on the next in the series (there is more to come). One part of my Harry Potter themed house is the inclusion […]

Halloween Nail Art

Halloween Nail Art

I am a pretty low maintenance girl.  I don’t wear too much as far as makeup goes, although I am trying to experiment a little more often. I rarely wear too much jewellery wise, often sticking to the same favourites regardless of my outfit. Maybe […]

Local Ghost Stories and Legends

Local Ghost Stories and Legends

I have always been fascinated with the idea of ghost stories, legends and tales of haunted places. The idea of hauntings and ghosts, the good and the bad, real-life experiences and sightings – I could spend hours watching every documentary and show out there. Nearly […]

The Beautiful Colours of Autumn

The Beautiful Colours of Autumn

Throughout the course of Blogtober, I have had the opportunity to share a number of different thing with you that I love about this time of year. Recipes, autumn-themed crafts, Halloween movies and more. There is SO much to be thankful throughout the course of […]

Celebrate Halloween with These Fun Pet Costumes

Celebrate Halloween with These Fun Pet Costumes

This post uses affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy for more information. All opinions are my own and are not influenced by any affiliate arrangements.   One of my favourite topics that I regularly discuss here on Alternatively Speaking is anything pet related. This […]

The Autumn Tag

The Autumn Tag

The Autumn Tag is a blogger tag that embodies all things autumn related. There is no better way to get into the vibe of the season. The tag was created by Becca at Becxblogs based on a blog post by Naomi at roomtoglow.co.uk and Simply_Kenna’s […]

Pumpkin Butter Oatmeal Dog Cookies

Pumpkin Butter Oatmeal Dog Cookies

Alright, so the last 24 hours in our house have been a little beyond crazy. As I am writing this I am sitting here with my Dav dog curled up at my feet and I am more appreciative than I have been in a long […]