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10 Festive and Delicious Halloween Recipes

The costume is planned, the candy is bought... but have you cooked up the perfect menu? Halloween is right around the corner and we've got some excellent festive foodie recipes. If you’re planning …

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Kick the Junk out of Your Halloween Treats

BOO! It's that time of the year again! Jack-o-lanterns and cackling witches and giggling ghosts galore! It's a spirited time of the year, when sugar-highs abound and grocery store aisles overflow with…

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A Milky Way Pumpkin for Halloween

For this Halloween season, Gardenista editor Erin carved a starry pumpkin that doesn't require very many special skills, yet still manages to look grown up. Here's how: Above: To begin, Erin ch…

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7 Halloween Superfoods

If you've been loading up on candy and treats that seem to be everywhere this time of year, you might be ready to enjoy some real Halloween superfoods. Black Rice—Witches aren't the only ones who c…

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Halloween Around the World (Slideshow)

  Halloween is just around the corner, and millions of children in North America, and across the globe, are preparing their costumes, carving pumpkins, and gearing up to go door-to-door asking…

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Pumpkin Ice Cream Pie (Recipe)

  Just when you thought pumpkin pie couldn't get any better, along comes this recipe. The original recipe calls for toffee sauce and chocolate-almond bark, but, looking to make things simple, …

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Create a Festive and Spooky Planter for Halloween

Spotted: A brewing witch's cauldron of a planter in Brooklyn. Festive neighbors filled their typically staid black planters with combinations of plants that look positively spooky for Halloween. Fil…

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Saints, Souls and the Day of the Dead!

Samhain/Halloween (excerpted from Sacred Ceremony by Dr. Steven Farmer) (October 31-November 1) This is the time of year when the veil between the world of the living and the world of the dead i…

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Banana Zombies & Hope for a Sustainable Future

Was an especially spooky show with that banana zombie threatening us. Even the banana ghost was afraid! We had fun with the Halloween theme this week on the show, offering ideas for healthy Halloween …

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10+ Scary Reasons To Avoid Artificial Food Coloring

It's almost Halloween, and pretty soon more than a few of us will be sneaking LaffyTaffy and lollipops when the kids aren't looking. Besides all the sugar, fat, and preservatives infused into those in…

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