Monday, November 1, 2010

Trick or Spontaneously Combust

I know, I know.  I'm supposed to post LTTMMSE on the first of the month. 

But yesterday was HALLOWEEN!  And I dressed all the kids up as characters from TOY STORY!

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And Scott carved this really cool PUMPKIN!

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And I dressed up as a WITCH!

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And it was all just so EXCITING I couldn't wait a day to post about it! 

If my kids were in charge, "Halloween" would be renamed to "OMG HALLOWEEN!!!"   I think they almost exploded last night from all the excitement, sugar, and layers of clothing stuffed underneath their costumes.  The shouting, the screams, the running - I'm making it sound like a bad horror movie, but I promise you they were having the time of their little lives.

But it's all over now, and it's time to move on to Thanksgiving.  Which is a holiday I feel really bad for, what with its sensible pilgrims and cornucopias of fruits and veggies.  Halloween is a tough act to follow.
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13 comments:

Brooke G. said...

I'll let it slide for a day or two :D J/k
They look so darn cute in their costumes and can imagine that they were just as excited as my little maniacs. What a fun night!!!

Kmama said...

Look at your cute little Toy Story characters!!

We had to really bundle our kids up because it was only 33 degrees out that night! Brr.

Love the pumpkin and you made such a cute witch!

Jen said...

To be honest, I am glad Halloween is over. Thanksgiving is my favorite. Let the cooking and eating, mostly eating begin.

Aubrie Knight said...

what a cute idea I love buzz, woody and jess. Such a cute witch costume too:)


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Ruth Anne said...

Your tights! Your kids! Your husband's amazingly talented carving skills!

Can you adopt me? I'll cook the Thanksgiving turkey and make it so festive Halloween will be but a dim memory, with the only reminders being hidden stashes of chocolate around the house.

I can not WAIT for LTTMMSE!

Danae said...

Your kids' costumes are so cute!

Halloween is a tough act to follow. Good thing Thanksgiving has pie, and trips to see grandparents and cousins!

Liz said...

I love your witch tights! And that flaming skeleton head is something fierce! I only wish I could have gotten Jack the dog Buzz costume!

wonderchris said...

Thanksgiving has pumpkin pie - so that helps!!

Go, Scott - awesome job on the carving!!

Brandy@YDK said...

Y'all look so super cute. love the tights. and the toy story theme. I love OMG HALLOWEEN too

gringationcancun said...

I love how the costumes coordinate :) Very cute!

Katherine said...

Your kids are too cute! I love those costumes.

blueviolet said...

Your argyle tights keep you from looking too scary! The kids all look so great. You're lucky they won't argue about being themed like that. Wait til they get older....

Sadia said...

Fun, fun, fun! I wasn't a fan of Halloween until I had kids, but now I'm sold.