Sunday, October 23, 2011

Halloween Treats, no tricks!

I couldn't ever play a trick on the Ronald McDonald House of Marshfield and these treats are headed there: I hope this bouquet of treats brightens a moment or two for the families staying there!

Stamps: Spooky Bingo Bits
Paper: Frightful Sight, Basic Black, Basic Gray, Pumpkin Pie, Cherry Cobbler
Ink: Pumpkin Pie, Basic Black
Accessories: Simply Scored, Sticky Pages, 1" Circle Punch, 1 1/4" Circle Punch, 1 3/4" Circle Punch, 1 3/8" Circle Punch, Dimensionals, Cello Bags 1" by 8"

I've been making these all morning and am glad to have them ready to send off in the mail tomorrow. I found it easy to make a bunch of these with the Simply Scored. I just placed my 12 x12 paper on the top, and scored every 1/2 inch. Lickity split! I then cut 1 1/4" Inch strips and turned them into lollies! I have two tips for you--

Tip #1 Make a paper ramp for your candy. It's much easier to put it in with a shoe horn-type paper folded into a V.

 Tip#2: Use a circle punch to punch out a circle of sticky pages to adhere to your lolly center. It will never separate with that much hold!

Happy Stamping!



  1. What a fabulous boo-quet! They will love it! Thanks for the handy tips, as well.

  2. So cute! What a great thing you did for the Ronald McDonald House. I'm sure each one will be appreciated!

  3. Such an attractive presentation! Thanks for all you do for RMHC.

  4. So cute! I bet they will bring lots of smiles to families' faces. And I love your tip about the shoe horn to get the candy in. Fabulous!


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