Posts tagged "Halloween"

When your kid won't wear a Halloween costume

When your kid won't wear a Halloween costume
I’m writing this post in between answering the door for trick or treaters, taking bites of pizza and stealing chocolate from the kids candy supply. I heard Halloween was postponed until tomorrow night in some of the suburbs due to the rain. Not so around these parts. Everyone is decked out with ponchos and umbrellas... Read more »

5 fun ways adults can celebrate Halloween

5 fun ways adults can celebrate Halloween
Tonight Fran and I are hitting the first Halloween party we’ve been to since before we had kids. I love Halloween, the decorating, carving pumpkins and all that spooky autumn fun. These past seven years I’ve been more interested in finding cute Halloween costumes for my kids. I have a pair of cat ears that... Read more »

What's the craziest thing you've done for a Halloween costume?

What's the craziest thing you've done for a Halloween costume?
I just got done washing my wig. The one that I bought for Halloween which I thought would be a little more tame. The package showed a sleek, blond bob. The wig looks like a silky blond chicken has roosted on my head. I bought the wig with Franky and he almost started crying when... Read more »
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5 minutes to the coolest Halloween trick

5 minutes to the coolest Halloween trick
“What can I help you with?” Fran asked me as I was clearing up the dinner dishes. “You can tape some glow sticks to Lilia’s ceiling fan,” I replied. That’s the funny thing about living in our house for the past six months. Before he probably would have asked me what I was talking about.... Read more »

How to make creepy cute pumpkin masks

How to make creepy cute pumpkin masks
Something spurred Lilia to make a craft with paper plates and paint today. We looked up some Halloween crafts online and saw adorable Frankenstein, ghost and pumpkin masks made out of paper plates. She and Franky both decided to make pumpkin masks, which seemed easy enough. They were supposed to be really cute, but I... Read more »