Halloween Pumpkin Papier Mache Pumpkin - Use a balloon and twine to form the pumpkin sections, then add your layers of paper strips. Allow to dry overnight, then paint. Very Clever! This link also provides you with a Homemade Candy Corn recipe!
Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens the mattress. Baking Soda Tips.