halloween – sort of

it didn’t look like halloween.  nor feel like halloween.  but it was an attempt, of sorts.   there was a harvest festival at school.  the kids could dress up.  none of mine wanted to, but s10 changed his mind last minute and came up with this.

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if you guessed pinball wizard, you’re amazing.  and, yes, that’s a hoodie and a really hot hat he’s wearing and it is like 95 degrees here.  but he liked it.

they’re were games to play (no pics) and candy to win.  which he did.

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to the untrained eye – and unsuspecting mom – candy isn’t the first thing that came to mind when he flipped this strip at me.  but it is candy.  or something that’s supposed to pass as candy.

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milk flavored candy.  not milk chocolate – just milk.  and not so good.

anyway, i started this post because i was lookin’ for a way to share a picture of this costume. because i think it’s awesome tasteless awesome tasteless awesome something.

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all treat and no trick

it’s October 31… do you know what that means? no, not that it’s halloween, i mean, yes, it is halloween, but it’s also national knock-knock joke day and a good knock-knock joke is better than candy any day – okay, who am i fooling, but it’s better than cheap candy.

i’ll start…

knock knock

okay, this isn’t a knock-knock joke, but in the spirit of halloween…

what do you get when you cross bambi with a ghost?

(to see the answer highlight below.)

bamboo