Holidays

Top gift ideas for grandma

Whether grandma is down the block or across the globe, there are countless ways to show her just how thankful you are.

Gifts kids can make for mom

Sometimes the best gifts are the homemade ones. This Mother's Day, consider having your little ones use these ideas to make mom a gift.

Canned pumpkin puree

Wash your pumpkin to remove any dirt. Using a large chef's knife, cut the pumpkin into 6 or 8 wedges, depending on the size of the pumpkin.

5 scariest inanimate movie objects

As scary as movie monsters like Freddy Kruger, Michael Myers, Jason Voorhees and Norman Bates can be, there is another brand of killer that has proven it can be just as scary -- the inanimate object.

Homemade haunts offer thrills

What kind of people spend thousands of dollars transforming their front yard into a landscape of tombstones and singing skeletons, complete with a haunted maze and "Bone Yard Band," in the name of Halloween?

5 hottest Hollywood vampires

There's just something about vampires, as the "Twilight" craze has shown us. But which of Hollywood's movie and TV vampires get our blood pumping the most?

25 'true ghost' photos

A few full moons ago, we asked for your personal ghost photos. Here are 25 of the creepiest.

Healthy Halloween treats for kids

There are healthy options available for people who want to give trick-or-treaters a treat on Halloween, but who want to avoid treats that are high in sugar and fat.

5 tricks to scaring up a safe Halloween

Some parts of Halloween might be scary, but your child's safety shouldn't be. Here are some tips to keep trick-or-treating and other Halloween traditions safe and fun.

5 worst Halloween 'treats' you can get

Whether you're feeling nostalgic about trick-or-treating or just need some candy pointers to avoid ending up on the trick side of the equation this year, join us in unwrapping the five worst Halloween treats.