A sneak peek. Both kids’ Halloween costumes are now in da house, so they wanted to do a test run tonight. One of them (the child, not the costume) is going to be a bit of a challenge. I’ll let you guess who.
Someone swiped part of Nick’s costume.
For a brief millisecond, it seemed the Silly Bandz craze had died down in our house. I was mistaken. Fervor aside, I do so love a trend where participation is only two or three dollars a package.
One batch of cookies took care of repaying a favor to a friend, a Disney article on Fall recipes, and a donation to the Mom’s Club table of baked goods at the farmers’ market today. So far I’ve only had one cookie. The rest of what’s left will be leaving the house tomorrow, because as tight as my resolve is, this is one thing that will break it.
I saw this on Friday and went back to get a picture today. Gotta love a dental practice with a sense of humor. Has to be one of the creepiest Halloween displays I’ve seen so far. Sure made me stop in my tracks.
She is sweet as apple pie, but try to tell her what she should wear to school, and this is the result. She DID NOT want to wear a dress. I, however, think that I have a few more months of control over what goes on that little body. This time I didn’t give in.
Fish. It’s what’s for dinner.
Who knew that a basket of clean laundry is really an amusement park ride in disguise? She’d climb in and her brother would drag her around the kitchen, asking for her ticket every now and then. I kept telling her to get out because she was wrinkling the clothes. You can tell what she thought of that.