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Halloween 2010: How To Throw A Halloween Party

Don't miss my other Halloween 2010 posts: 10 Spookiest Cities in America and Hollywood Haunted Houses.
When it comes to Halloween, the fun starts with how your house is decorated outside. But the magic happens when the door opens.

The secret ingredients for a great Halloween party? Fun, festive food and decorations.

Kick off the beginning of the holiday season with a great party complete with amazingly spooky food.
Halloween is the perfect holiday to have fun making scary food and going a little over the top with decorations.

Perfect Halloween Food

This video shows you how to prepare the perfect Halloween spread including cookies, candy, pumpkin soup, Halloween-themed sodas for kids and adult Halloween-themed beverages for adults.
Watch this video for tons of great ideas and tips on Halloween food for your Halloween party.

Perfect Halloween House Decor

A professional stylist gives tips in this next video on how to throw a great Halloween party that isn't overly-complicated or expensive.

From cheap decorations to easy party activities that will keep children and adults alike entertained, you'll pick up some great tips in this video.

Are you throwing a Halloween party this year or just attending one? What is your costume going to be?

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Ilyce R. Glink is the author of several books, including 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask and Buy, Close, Move In!. She blogs about money and real estate at and The Equifax Personal Finance Blog, and is Chief Content Strategist at, a community for real estate investors.