Trick-or-treating has been a staple of American Halloweens for more than 50 years, but its roots go back thousands of years. It really is one of those “not to miss” holiday traditions. But, if your intention to complete your Halloween to-do list has been greater than your action, you may be faced with a moment or two of terror this week, from empty candy aisles to well picked-over costume racks as retailers predict brisk sales. Take heart, because it is possible to pull off a pulled together Halloween with some last-minute tricks and treats. This week, discover alternatives to traditional Halloween chocolates, and how to create an on-trend costume from your closet (and your kitchen!). Plus, learn where “trick or treat?” originated and how to create a pumpkin luminaria for your porch. Or, try the mummy luminaria for a cute-yet-creepy look! As a bonus, get another holiday entertaining tip to create memorable celebrations. This week, it’s all about setting the right tone for your holiday soiree.