Monday, October 13, 2008

My Halloween Top Three's

Favorite Costumes:

Mine:
1) Kitty Cat

2) Angel

3) Witch (though I do the twirly dress/feather trimmed hat version, nothing scary for this kindergarten teacher!)

Others:
1) High school friends waaaaayyyyyy back when dressed as the
Ghostbusters

2) My daughter as a bride and my eldest son as a Star Fleet officer



3) A former student dressed as the Big Bad Wolf (he wore a baseball cap on which his mother had glued fake brown fur and huge googly eyes, wool ears, wool teeth hanging down from the brim, etc.)

Favorite movies:
1) Sleepy Hollow (a la Johnny Depp)
2) Something Wicked This Way Comes
3) Lost Boys (though I enjoy the vampire genre year 'round)



Trick-or-Treat Candy:
1) Peanut M-n-M's
2) Smarties
3) Old fashioned bubble gum



Family events/traditions:
1) buying pumpkins and carving jack-o-lanterns
2) decorating the house with our favorite figurines and decorations
3) trick-or-treating with the kids



Halloween songs:
1) Five Little Pumpkins
2) Purple People Eater
3) Humming "La dah dee dee dah dee dee, la dah dee dee dee dah abracadabra..."

Halloween recipes:
1) Pumpkin Pie
2) Popcorn Balls/Chex Mix (I'll make popcorn balls one year, Chex Mix the next...)
3) Spiced Pumpkin Cookies

Crafts:
1) Wreaths
2) Banners
3) Magnets

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