It’s Halloween!

Except this year, I won’t be downing ‘vodka blood’ shots at some warehouse party in East London. Oh no! Now I’m a bona fide Mother, I’ll be carving pumpkins and welcoming small unruly children to my house with lots of sweets sure to pull their fillings out.

Nontheless, Halloween is a great excuse to deck our your little munchkin or just indulge in the fun of trick and treating. We’ve scouted around for the best goodies, and here are seven of the best…

Mini Monsters – If your little one is going ‘trick or treating’, dress them as the coolest kid on the block, in this awesome Mini Rodini puffer. The custard coloured jacket is suitable for little monsters from baby to 11 years of age and perfect for chilly nights out too! £95 from

Mini Rodini (c) mini rodini

Howler-ween! So you want to dress your pup up – who you gonna call? I suggest who have a new pet section, which includes this seriously awesome outfit inspired by Ghostbusters! £24.99 from Amazon


Sweet Treats – If you’re looking for something dfferent, not available on the high street, check out American Sweets, who offer everything from gummy skulls to (my favourites) Mummies Cupcakes! Visit

Little Devils – For girls, or boys,  this is the perfect outfit to dress your little devil up in! JoJo Maman Bebe have this devilishly little design for your little critter£21 from

© JoJo Maman Bebe

Hat to do it! This cute winter ‘bat hat’ is a cheap treat and great for ghoulish photoshoots with your little ones. Available from Gap, £7.99

(C) Gap

Great British Scare Off…. If you fancy outdoing the other Mums, then get yourself down to M&S and get your hands on these Halloween inspired cookie cutters. £6 at Marks and Spencer

(C) Marks and Spencer


First Halloween. For baby’s first Halloween, look no further than this super cute and affordable bib from My First Years. It’s original, cute and can be personalised. Sure to scare the Grandparents with its cuteness! £5 from

(C) My 1st Years

Scary Movie. Rated ‘U’ the movie ‘Scared Shrekless’ is as ‘horror’ as you can get with little kids. The perfect DVD for your Saturday night in. From £2.35 at Amazon

Wig Out. Dress up as Morticia, or just ‘Scary Mom’ to freak out all the little trick or treaters at your doorstep with this rather fun wig. £25 at Claires Accessories

© claires accessories

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Milk Drunk Diary is an editorial blogzine based in the UK. We buy, borrow and receive products to test and review. Our opinions are always honest and our own.