The One Halloween I Didn’t Carve the Pumpkins

Every year, around August or so, the costume catalogs start arriving. You know, the ones with the adorable yet crazy expensive costumes splashed across every glossy page. My kids fight over who gets to look through them first. They circle the ones they’re considering – a Candy Princess for $89.50! A Valkyrie Warrior Girl for $69.50! Over the past three months, there have been 10 costume changes between two of my three children because, bless her heart, my middle kid makes a decision and sticks to it. Continue reading “The One Halloween I Didn’t Carve the Pumpkins”