Tag: halloween

Safe ways to save Halloween for the kids this year

Safe ways to save Halloween for the kids this year
Many children, and even adults, look forward to Halloween for trick-or-treating, haunted houses, and other spooky festivities. This year, COVID-19 has reshaped everything,  and we must adjust our plans to stay safe. While we’d all love to put on our costumes and celebrate like previous years, we must take the responsible route. My friends and I... Read more »

How parenthood changed Halloween for me

How parenthood changed Halloween for me
Halloween wasn’t a big deal in my household when I was growing up.We wore costumes and brought candy to school for the classroom party, but that was about it. My very first time trick or treating was actually as a teen, when I decided to take my younger siblings around the neighborhood. After college graduation,... Read more »

Chicago weather, please don't ruin Halloween...again

Chicago weather, please don't ruin Halloween...again
I still can’t believe that Halloween is less than an hour away. This year seems to have flown by so fast, that I almost didn’t see it coming. With that, my daughter has been looking forward to Halloween and trick or treating for months now. She wanted to be Anna from Frozen, and then Ariel,... Read more »
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3 things I meant to do before Halloween this year

3 things I meant to do before Halloween this year
Here we are one week away from Halloween and I’m sitting here thinking of my list of things that I’d planned to do this year. Actually, these things have been on my list every year, for the last few years. I’ve even written about some of these on my blog in the past. Last year,... Read more »

Flying 600 miles to trick-or-treat

Flying 600 miles to trick-or-treat
As a parent, there are many things we do for our children. Some of which may be for their overall well-being and others are just to assure that we are able to make the most out of those special moments. This week I actually was put in a position where I really had to see... Read more »