Fine, I’ll cop to being the Least Fun Mom ever, but I have to admit: I sort of dread Halloween.
The costumed kids are adorable, the candy is delicious. But besides that and the whole “the kids are so happy” thing, what’s so great about Halloween?
I don’t want to deny anyone any fun, of course, but please tell me if I’m missing something. Because here’s how I see Halloween, in 11 Steps.
Step One: Costumes!
Either buy or make a costume. The first option is kind of expensive and the second is kind of I’m not a DIY type of mom. At all.
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