Marissa Mayer tweets picture of son in costume

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer used Halloween as the occasion to introduce her month-old baby boy to the world. Mayer tweeted a photo of her...

After Sandy, East Coast kids need a 'Plan B' for Halloween

Kids in the Northeast have one thing to say to Hurricane Sandy: Boo on you for ruining this year’s Halloween! In light of the destruction...

Is 12 too old to trick or treat?

When Chris Jordan said that her 12-year old son wouldn’t be able to trick or treat because he had a football game on Halloween, another...

The true meaning of Halloween, according to kids

Halloween is believed to have roots in the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, marking the last days of autumn. And trick-or-treating may...

Are women spooked about giving birth on Halloween?

Fewer women give birth on Halloween than on Valentine's Day, finds a new study. But this may not be a mere calendar coincidence....

Who ate my chocolate? Candy confessions from the TODAY Moms-iVillage poll

Have you bought your Halloween candy yet? Perhaps a better question is, do you still have any of it left? Dipping into the Halloween...

Pumpkin fun without the mess and stress

With little ones running around the house, some parents may choose to shy away from the messy and hazardous practice of carving...

'Aren't you a little old for trick-or-treating?'

By Mir Kamin for BlogHer.com  I used to love Halloween. As a parent, I mean. What's cuter than little kids in costumes? Nothing! Little...

Keeping your kids' Halloween fears in check

It’s almost Halloween. The signs are everywhere. It’s virtually impossible to walk down the street without spying images of ghouls,...

The death of the homemade Halloween costume?

There’s a television ad currently making the rounds that features a beaming mother showing off her creative chops by crafting a homemade...