I hate decorating. There. I said it. I always thought I would love it. But, the whole process of getting everything out, only to put it away is just a turn off for me. My husband actually does all of our Christmas decorating. I actually like it DONE, I just don’t like the process of […]
In this post: You’ll find some easy cheap Halloween costume ideas for moms on the go who want amazing costumes, but not at the price of their grocery budget or tons of their “free” time. I sat in a meeting a few weeks ago where they mentioned moving up our school Halloween party. Immediately parents […]
Peter Pan has SO many great characters that a family can easily pick one for each personality. Peter Pan Family Costumes are fun, and not too difficult to do.
No, not us. our costumes, SILLY! We have done superheros two years.
This post will explore Star Wars family costumes, and how to make them quickly and with little expense. Everyone from Luke to Yoda is represented here! Hans. I love you. I know. Best movie quote of all time. Sadly, my husband did not want to be Hans Solo… Here’s our version of Star Wars Family […]
Having a Family Theme can be a REALLY fun way to celebrate Halloween. I should know, we have done it since 2004. We’ve done cowboys and indians, Star Wars, Super Heroes, Calvin and Hobbes (a cop-out pregnancy year), Peter Pan and Flintstones. It turns a holiday into something that could be awfully creepy (HATE the […]
Luke. I am your mother. I made your costume. I bled on it. Sorry. It’s every boy’s dream to be Luke Skywalker, at least it is mine. So, we’ve both had a turn in our Luke Skywalker costume. The costume’s not hard. Let’s go!
I thought I would combine Peter and Wendy… mostly because Wendy is pretty darn simple. Wendy Get a light colored nightgown (long). Dye it blue. Buy a blue ribbon, tie it over your ponytail. I used Rit dye — and I did dye it in my front loading washing machine. It worked alright. Questions? Peter […]
True confession time. we already had a Darth Vader costume from a Christmas years prior. That really takes the hard stuff out of Darth… but there are masks out there. REALLY, if you want a REALISTIC Vader costume, you need a good mask. I can’t imagine making one. BUT, the rest of the costume is […]
Batman and Robin costumes! What a great pair for a father/son duo! We have used it a couple of times with great success.