Posts Tagged ‘ Halloween ’

Big Brother

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Around Halloween, we found out I was pregnant with my second child. Our 3 year old had already chosen his costume and when we told him we were pregnant, his response was, “I don’t want to be a big brother, I want to be a firefighter!”

Anderson, 3

Melissa Glover; Knoxville, TN

Image: Boy in firefighter costume via Shutterstock

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Costume Copy Cat

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

boy in costume holding pumpkinWith Halloween quickly approaching, my son asked what I was going to dress-up as. I said, “Myself.” My son replied, “You can’t be that. Ms. Sherry (his Pre-K teacher) is dressing up as that!”

Ethan, 4

Emily Allen; Rowlett, TX

Image: Boy in costume holding pumpkin via Shutterstock.


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A “Haunted” Home

Friday, October 4th, 2013

dad and son carving pumpkinWhen we carved our Halloween pumpkins this year, my son told me that he thought a spider lived inside them. When I asked why, he replied, “Because there are a lot of cobwebs in here!”

Finley, 3

Sarah Graff; Lafayette, CA

Image: Dad and son carving pumpkin via Shutterstock.

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Tough Love

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

army tankI was due with my second child in October, so when my family was discussing Halloween costume ideas I was almost ready to deliver. My son said, “Dad and I could be army guys.” Then he looked me up and down and offered, “You could be the tank, Mom.”

Liam, 4

Shane Kelley; Reno, NV

Image: Army tank via Shutterstock.

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