DIY Halloween Party – The Ultimate Halloween Post #TruMoo

trumoo DIY Halloween Party

You can't have a DIY Halloween party without delicious food and drinks, spooky decorations, and fun costumes, right?! That's why I've put together this virtual DIY Halloween Party for you - everything you need to create a Halloween party on a budget, all in one spot! This is a sponsored post on behalf of TruMoo, so be sure to check them out before you leave! You can follow TruMoo on Twitter, too.

I love that TruMoo chocolate and vanilla milk have 35% less sugar than other chocolate milk brands, plus no high fructose corn syrup and no artificial growth hormones! At only 140 calories for a cup, I can even have some - it's my favorite after workout drink. I prefer the 1% low fat chocolate milk, but my girls went absolutely batty over the orange vanilla milk! :)

Now through October 31st, you can find a unique code located on the cap sticker of specially marked Limited Edition TruMoo Halloween Vanilla (tinted orange) and Chocolate milks. These codes can be entered online at for a chance to win a Haunted Hollywood Vacation trip! Also, when you enter the code, you will have the option to receive $2 off any Goosebumps DVD.

To enter your code:

Go to the TruMoo website at
Once you are on the site, click on the "Enter Now" button on the home screen
You will then be directed to the Sweepstakes page

DIY Halloween Party

DIY Halloween Party - The Ultimate Halloween Post

Let's get this party started! We'll start with food, first - since that's what everyone really comes to the party for! Follow my Halloween Pinterest Board for even more inspiration.

Spooky Smoothie

trumoo Spooky Smoothie


3 cups Limited Edition TruMoo Lowfat Vanilla Milk (orange color)

1 ½ cups lowfat vanilla Greek yogurt

5 cups ice cubes

¼ cup fat-free whipped cream

Candy corn for garnish, optional


In blender combine TruMoo, yogurt and ice cubes. Blend on high speed until smooth and creamy.

To serve, pour into serving glasses. Top with fat free whipped cream and candy corn.

Serves 4.

Food and Drink

Graveyard Cupcakes - pictured above, easy recipe and cute!

Frankenstein Foods and Ghost Foods - from Thrifty Ninja (one of my fav blogs ever)

Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops - pictured above, these super cute pops seem easy enough to make!

Totino's Graveyard - super cute, love this idea! It doubles as decor!

Halloween Rice Krispies Treats - super versatile food.. I heart Rice Krispies!

Halloween Graveyard Cake - the cookies used in this cake are to die for :)

Glow in the Dark Apple Cider - anything glow in the dark is a win in my book!

Monster Mash Hawaiian Punch - pictured above - love this one!

Low-Fat Halloween Mocktails


BOO Door Hanger - welcome to the party! This is my very own creation.

Milk Jug Ghosts - Use your TruMoo milk jugs to make cute ghosts!

Toiler Paper Pumpkins - super cute.

Halloween Tablescape - get this look for less than $25!

Soda Bottle Ghosts - recycle those soda bottles!

Spooky Snake Wreath - this is for real spooky! LOVE it!

Halloween Bunting Printable


Queen of Hearts Makeup Tutorial

Paper Doll Costume - Costs $1 to make!


Sugar Skulls

Tardis - no-sew costume

50 Easy DIY Costumes

Crafts and Such

35 Kids Crafts for Halloween

45 Candy Corn Crafts

Kid Craft Halloween Party

Thanks for stopping by my DIY Halloween Party! Leave your Halloween tips and links in the comments!


  1. says

    I love the faces drawn on the cups I never would have thought of that! We usually make rice crispy Christmas treats but Halloween ones would be fun to do too. thanks for all the fun ideas!

  2. Daisy says

    I love the spooky smoothie! My son is 3 and is really into Halloween themed things like this. :)

  3. says

    We buy True Moo, it’s a must-have when you’ve got a 6-yr old in the house. ;)

    I think we’ll make Rice Krispie treats soon too, my son has recently discovered them and given them a big thumbs up.
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  4. says

    we haven’t tried this but my kids are HUGE into anything festive for holidays (it might be genetic) so we may just have to go try it

  5. Dov Shapira says

    I am always for DIY
    Those are cool tips for the party

  6. says

    yummy! that looks delicious, we may try it. my daughter loves chocolate milk.

  7. amanda says

    fun stuff to have for a great halloween party. thanks for the post! amanda

  8. says

    I love the look of the Smoothie! We enjoy smoothies as a part of our breakfast or a healthy snack. I must say that I am in love with the Dia De Los Muertos face also! Great, great, great! I will have to go by and check it out! Wonderful list of resouces.
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  9. says

    That looks and sounds delicious. I am totally gonna be making these at my house for Halloween. My son would love to see his milk this fun Halloween color.
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  10. Jennifer Fritcher says

    I love these ideas and I love anything that’s DIY! I’m trying to talk my youngest daughter into the paper doll costume…it’s such a cute idea!!

  11. Jennifer Duhon says

    My 5 yr old plans to be a paper doll (like pictures above) for Halloween this year!!! :-)

  12. says

    I love the paper doll outfit! I have been MIA from the internet in the last week and didn’t see this or else I would have tried to talk my daughter into that for Halloween! Instead, she will be a vampire. lol

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