Michele Aucello

Pumpkin-shaped rolls can create a fun, interactive “thankful” game for the entire family. more

Nov 15, 2017 8:11 AM Holiday Corner

Get into the holiday spirit by turning your thankful thoughts into a cute tree and turkey decoration. more

Nov 10, 2017 8:33 AM Holiday Corner

Give Back: Create A Shoebox of Love

Photo: Michele Aucello

If you’re looking for a way to pay it forward, consider participating in Operation Christmas Child. The program sends shoeboxes filled with gifts to needy children all over the world. more

Nov 3, 2017 4:50 PM Holiday Corner

Going into sugar shock? Here are six ways to get rid of all that extra candy. more

Nov 1, 2017 8:45 AM Halloween Corner

Classroom Treats: 5 Trick-or-Treats You Can Whip Up in Minutes

Photo: David Croxford

Need a class snack? We found five Halloween trick-or-treats you can D.I.Y. in minutes. more

Oct 28, 2017 7:03 AM Halloween Corner

Recipe: Hot Dog Mummies

Photo: David Croxford

Here’s an easy treat to whip up for your little ghoul's lunchbox or a class party. more

Oct 27, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

Make It: Skeleton Hands

Photo: David Croxford

Finding ways to surprise people with these scary hands is fun. Making them is simple. more

Oct 26, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

Make It: Ghost Necklace

Photo: Michele Aucello

Remember playing with glue as a kid?  All you need is that and some string to make a hauntingly cute necklace. more

Oct 25, 2017 9:50 AM Halloween Corner

Classroom Treats: Witchʻs Brooms

Photo: MIchele Aucello

Your pizza, juice box, and even pretzels and cheese get a spooky makeover for a healthier spin on Halloween treats. more

Oct 24, 2017 9:04 AM Halloween Corner

Use a toothpick and melted chocolate chips to create a tray of Halloween-ready cookies for parties and class gifts. more

Oct 23, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

Keiki Treat: Mini Pumpkin Cheesecake Bites

Photo: David Croxford

Learn how to make these mini cheesecake treats with your kids. more

Oct 22, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

Make It: Three Halloween Decorations Using Toilet Paper Tubes

Photo: Michele Aucello

Grab your toilet paper tubes and get ready to make three Halloween-inspired decorations with the kids. more

Oct 21, 2017 9:02 AM Halloween Corner

Recipe: Frankenstein Pudding Cups

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon

We slipped a bit of spinach and other healthy ingredients into this frightfully good Halloween snack. more

Oct 16, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

These quick-to-make spooks are easy for kids and fun for adults. more

Oct 15, 2017 9:03 AM Halloween Corner

Make It: Shrunken Heads

Photo: Michele Aucello

Looking for unique Halloween decorations? All you’ll need is a few apples, salt, lemon juice and some pumpkin carving tools. more

Oct 10, 2017 9:00 AM Halloween Corner

Recipe: Strawberry Ghosts

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon

Need a berry good idea for a classroom snack? These little ghosts are quick, easy, and cute! more

Oct 6, 2017 9:10 AM Halloween Corner

Make It: Muslin Mummy

Photo: David Croxford

Strike a spooky pose with this moveable mummy you can wrap up in just four steps. more

Oct 4, 2017 7:30 PM Halloween Corner

Make It: Backyard Bat Mobile

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon

There is no caped crusader in this bat mobile. Just a branch, make-your-own bats and cobwebs create a cool Halloween piece of hanging art. more

Oct 3, 2017 10:00 AM Halloween Corner

Countdown to Halloween Tree

Photo: Michele Aucello

Are the kids excited for Halloween? Have them make a countdown tree to mark the days until they go trick-or-treating. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:12 AM Halloween Corner


Photos: Karen DB Photography

Three quick frozen treats that will make you the coolest parent on the block. more

Jun 6, 2017 10:49 AM , Keiki in the Kitchen