Only a few days left of my favorite month of the year – and not just because it is the month of my birthday.
I love September because the kids go back to school.
I love September because it brings the hint of Fall.
Fall is my favorite season.
There is so much to love about Fall especially if you live where the leaves turn colors…
and you love …
pumpkins and gourds…
apple cider and pumpkin pie…
the smell of cinnamon and the chill of the night air.
Ahhh, I really do love Fall.
In the coming weeks, I’ll definitely share some of our award-winning Halloween costumes from past years.
We’ve always celebrated Halloween as a fun day to dress up and celebrate Fall.
We’ve never celebrated Halloween as a demon and devil holiday with ghouls and goblins and scary things.
This weekend, Scary Baby got busy living up to her “code name.”
She had a friend over to spend the night on Saturday and she apparently wanted to get a head start on Halloween festivities.
PhilBillPaul got wind of the fact that they had been busy putting flyers on neighbors’ mailboxes and they were preparing to host an event at our house:
PhilBillPaul especially enjoyed the part where she stressed “No food provided” since she knows she gets in big trouble when she starts providing snacks and drinks for any kid who walks by our house.
This is not the first time our creative, lovely, last child has made a flyer and distributed them through the neighborhood.
Nice Dad actually took control of the situation and made her go through the neighborhood and remove the flyers. She insists they only put them at houses with small children.
Small children who would like participate in Scary Story Night with
I’m sure that we have neighbors who wonder why her parents don’t supervise her and channel her creativity in different ways.
I wish I had a good answer other than we are old and tired.
But that’s all I’ve got.
We are old and tired.