I've been working on a couple of other posts, but they just aren't coming together. So instead I'll treat you to a few photos of how we've been filling the time today waiting until "it's darkness" and we can go trick or treating. O. can't wait until M&M, the neighbor girls, come home from school so we can join them to go get some more candy.
We went to the library and the apple orchard this morning, but the day is still long, so I broke out the "tent" -- the cute house cover my mom made for a card table, modeled after one my aunt made for my brother and I when we were little. Shouldn't she try to sell these or something?
O. loves to have tea parties in there, and bring all of his "amimals" inside. Today, it was all about making his sister laugh and leading his father to believe the house was falling down. If I did the video correctly, you'll see how. How do you like their Halloween wear? N.'s says "My magical power is being cute."
I love the sheer abandonment of a baby's laughing face:
Oh, and I've already posted pictures of their costumes, but you haven't seen their pumpkins. So, here they are: