10/22/2012 08:53 pm ET Updated Oct 23, 2012

Halloween: How To Party Like A Grown-Up

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There was a time when Halloween was all about kids grabbing a pillowcase and combing the neighborhood until their bags grew too heavy. Now the celebration has ballooned into an event to be celebrated by kids and post 50s alike. Adults buy costumes, watch scary movies -- and go to parties.

On Friday, Alison Bernstein of spoke with Kathie Lee and Hoda on NBC's "Today" about how to throw a Halloween party for adults without sacrificing style.

You want to know how to make "yummy mummies" and "haunted head cider?" Bernstein has the answers. Find out how to host a holiday bash that will impress the grownup ghosts and goblins in your life.

Check out the video above for more.