Tags archives: Halloween

  • Halloween

  • I have to confess: I hate Halloween. It is by far my least favourite holiday. It requires so much work and effort to get costumes etc for less than an hour of wear. Then there's the sugar overload. I'm not one of those parents who are all "candy is bad, you can't have any", but how do i have any [...]
  • Trick-or-Treating

  • Happy Halloween! Some friends and I took our little ones to the mall for some warmer trick-or-treating. It was crazy chaotic, but the kids had fun. The plan was originally for Harper to be the dragon, but it was a little warm for indoor festivities, so she went as a fairy to the mall. Harper was a w [...]
  • Pumpkin Carving

  • We finally got around to carving some pumpkins last night. Jack was semi-helpful this year (last year he refused to touch the slimy innards). I had to use a stencil to help with my non-existent artistic talents (seriously. My stick people look like a 4 year old drew them). Lee on the other hand, whi [...]
  • All Hallows Eve

  • Me: When people open their doors you need to say trick or treat super loud and clear. Jack: What's a trick? Me: A trick is kind of like a joke. Jack: But jokes are only fun when they're good. photo shoot There may have been some candy bribery used in order to get them to sit still long enou [...]
  • Pumpkin Carving

  • We bought some pumpkins this year (unlike that one year we waited too long, couldn't find any and had to carve a butternut squash). Jack was super into the pumpkin, not so much into having to touch the slimy insides. In the end, Lee carved one and I did the other. Now they'll probably go mushy befo [...]