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Best in Halloween Costume

We love dressing up for Halloween. This year, we decided to dress up as Pokemon characters. We had fun making our costumes. Jules was Ash Ketchum (Pokemon Trainer), Yohan was Charizard, and I was Pikachu. We had a blast! We even won Best in Costume twice. We won Best Family in Costume in our village […]

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Happy Halloween!

My son dressed up as a pirate for Halloween.  He has always been fascinated with pirates. In fact, he never gets tired of watching the Pirates of the Caribbean series.  He really likes the character of Captain Jack Sparrow. Every year, my family prepares Halloween goodie bags for the trick or treaters from the neighborhood.  […]

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Upcoming Halloween

I just finished designing the banner for our village Halloween party and trick or treat this coming October 28.  It’s going to be another exciting Halloween event. The theme for this year is glitz and glamour — Hollywood!.  Kids from the village are invited to come as their respective favorite Hollywood movie character.  Special prizes […]

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Green Halloween

This year our village is pushing for a “Green” Halloween.  Kids are requested to come in costumes made of recycled materials.  A best in costume contest will take place before the trick or treat activity. I’m sure it’s going to be fun and exciting.  Making the costume can be a great family bonding activity.

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Halloween 2010

We had fun decorating our home last Halloween. We put up a lot of bats using thin strings. They look as if they were flying all over the place. The friendly ghosts hovered by the door with smiles on their faces. On top was a laughing witch with a broom. My son wore an Iron […]

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Getting ready for Halloween

We will be having our trick or treat in the village this coming October 30, Saturday.  My son is going to wear his Iron Man costume.  I will start putting up the Halloween decorations today. I have new and old Halloween decorations. I bought candies and other treats at the grocery the other day.  I […]

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Halloween is just around the corner

HALLOWEEN is just around the corner.  Malls are decorated with Halloween themes and you can see all kinds of Halloween paraphernalia being sold in stores.  You can find Halloween costumes, creepy decorations and all sorts of candies, chocolates and sweet treats. My son has several costumes he can use for this year’s trick or treat. […]

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Dressing up for Halloween

Halloween is a fun yearly occasion that many families look forward to. I personally enjoy Halloween with my family. October is coming soon and we’re excited to bring out our favorite Halloween decorations soon. It’s fun decorating the house during Halloween. We have spiders, spider webs, cute little ghosts, cute pumpkins and skeletons. My Dad […]

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DIY Halloween Card

Yesterday I helped my son make Halloween cards for his teachers. DIY Halloween cards are easy and fun to do.  They are also inexpensive compared to ready made ones. You just need a little bit of imagination to make your cards interesting. We simply used bond paper, art paper, glue, scissors and colored pens.  Yohan […]

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Village Trick Or Treat

We had an early trick or treat in our village last Saturday.  We decorated our house by putting scary masks over our lamp posts and hanging some “ghosts” near the front door. We also put some fake cobwebs for the final touch. Last year, Yohan was a pirate. This year his Halloween costume is Thomas […]

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