Halloween Didn’t Used to Be Scary

The first Halloween costume I ever remember wearing was a plastic Yogi Bear mask. It was 1978 and I’m pretty sure I went trick-or-treating with my aunt Jen. We are close in age so in our younger years we trick-or-treated together in Montevideo, Minnesota. I don’t remember anything else about that Halloween. I was three and a […]

Who Are You When You’re Hungry?

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhenImHungry #CollectiveBias – Thank you for supporting the brands that make my blog possible. Try as I might to not take care of errands on an empty stomach, sometimes timing gets the best of me. It’s not an easy task to […]

Halloween is eww.

We have a saying in my house. Well, it’s actually just a thing that I say so now my six year old does, too. It’s when things are gross I say that they’re “eww” — as in “Don’t touch that, it’s eww.” Right. OK. Whatever. I’m weird. Fine. But Halloween is eww. It’s sooo eww. Wanna […]