Tuesday, November 1, 2011

52 Weeks of Happiness :: Week 34

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The whirlwind of Halloween.

This year we seemed to really

get into the spirit of the holiday.

It seemed like every time we

turned around over the last few days

we were doing something Halloweeny.


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There was a haunted hayride at a "Festiboo".

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Oh, and I did tons of baking
for Griffin's class party.


Cupcakes compliments of

Kids Kingdom Bakery, of course.

(We're still taking pretend orders)


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There was a big bad wolf costume
for school which requested

the kids to dress up as their favorite

storybook character.


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Then we suited up in our REAL costumes.
We had the Red Power Ranger

and Handy Manny.


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Then, of course,
there was the joy

of running around like wild animals

collecting as much candy

as could fit in a little green bucket.


It was a fantastic and full Halloween.

I feel so blessed to have

these two little guys

to celebrate the madness of it all.


I wouldn't take back one hectic moment.


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23 comments:

Dina @ 4 Lettre Words said...

There's always a power ranger! :) Great pics, Leigh.

Singedwingangel said...

Looks like ya'll had a lot of fun. He makes a handsome wolf momma. Love Handy Manny too adorable.

R Montalban said...

You always make such an effort and make things look fun.

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

Looks like you had a fun Halloween. The kids looked great.

AJ said...

Cool outfits...and yummie cup-cakes!

Ducky said...

This is one of my favorite times of the year! Your photos are fabulous and it looks like a wonderful time by all!

Ashley Sisk said...

How fun - and from now until the end of the year, we'll get to enjoy all the sweets.

Jessica said...

My 22 year old baby was the pink power ranger when she was 4....she was soooo cute. Love your power ranger and handy manny

Sarah said...

How fun. What great shots. Love their costumes!

Linda D. said...

Big Bad Wolf! ADORABLE! And the day time haunted hay ride was a very safe way to exoerience the joy of a hay ride!

Tina´s PicStory said...

have a great week! xx

Chic Homeschool Mama said...

Oh - as soon as I saw those cupcakes I could almost taste them- looks like I have some baking in my future!

Caution said...

I'm thinking that you are the BEST halloween mom out there:)

From Tracie said...

It looks like fun!!

I love your cupcakes. Very cute. And the boy's costumes were perfect!

Sue said...

I love that last picture, where they are "blurred" by their haste.

Great job!

=)

Tima said...

Love Halloween

Christina Klas said...

I LOOOOOVE that big bad wolf! So cute. :)

Pieni Lintu said...

Cute kids and those cup cakes looks so delicious! :)

Heidi said...

Such awesome boy costumes! We have a gaggle of girls over here.

Yvonne said...

I love Halloween ..looks like you guys too!

Susan said...

Looks like fun! Love the cupcakes!

Caroline said...

I love it! Looks like y'all had a blast!

p.s. did you end up doing the switch witch thing? I asked my children if they wanted to do it but they all said NO then ate candy for breakfast! :( and :)

Kristy said...

You're Halloween cupcakes are adorable!