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because we have a life-size creepy clown with blinky eyes that scares the bejeezas out of my husband. Although that is an added perk.
Candy corn with no calories! Three for $6
Sometimes I take the life-size creepy clown with blinky eyes and move it around the house to freak Gary out. One time I tucked him in bed so his head was resting on Gary’s pillow. Heh.
As you can see, it’s never too early to start spooking up your house, which is why I’m psyched I came across Swamp Water Primitives.
I seriously love these and not just because I plan on sticking them in Gary’s car door to freak him out. It’s because they’re handmade and no one else in your ‘hood will have the same stuff. Unless you and your neighbor both read this blog.
What are your favorite places to shop for Halloween?
Yeah, the wipes incident happened a few years ago. And yes, he was at our house this morning armed with his tools and memories of the bathroom. I remember him saying something like, “I have never seen so many wipesin a toilet before.” So at least we hold that world record.
In totally unrelated news, tomorrow is the 4th of July! And to celebrate, I’m showcasing some of my favorite patriotic items.
You know what would be awesome? If I make my family dress in matching patriotic clothes, hold matching wreathes, while eating matching cookies. We would become the coolest family in the world. Or the exact opposite. Have a great July 4th celebration, be safe and don’t stuff wipes in your toilet!
For those of you that don’t know, Purim is celebrated by giving gifts of food and drink to others, drinking wine, wearing costumes, and public celebration. In summary, it’s an excuse to get another wear out of Halloween costumes and for the parents to drink excessively.
Since we could only locate 3/4th of her froggie costume this morning (way to plan ahead), Taylor improvised and went for the hot mess meets crazy frog girl look. And to top off the look, she schlepped her frog pillow pet to school which may in fact weigh more than her.
Next time I’m going to plan ahead and purchase her Purim costume from Hunting Faeries. This way I only have to keep track of one item (which I’ll probably lose track of anyway). You can totally tell what character a kid is going for with one of these masks or hats. It’s too bad Hunting Faeries doesn’t make a hot mess mask. That would sell out fast.