Lucy and Ricky

Lucy and Ricky

I have joined together with  80+ blog buddies to bring you 80+ DIY Halloween costumes, including our Couple Costume for this year!!  I know you’ve been waiting to see what we would be this year!! I’m teaming up with Jamie Dorobek and her handmade Halloween costume site, Really Awesome Costumes to bring you tons of easy ideas to craft up DIY Halloween costumes for everyone including your pets, family costumes, and even a trunk or treat idea! Yes, this year we are Lucy and Ricky!!  For those of you who may be too [Continue Reading...]

Popeye & Olive Oyl

Popeye and Olive Oyl

I Yam what I Yam! One of the positive things about being an empty nester is that I now have time to put together Halloween costumes for Jim and I.  Dressing up for Halloween has become a fun tradition for us the last three years. We never dressed up when the kids were home but now that I don’t have to make and put together costumes for four kids I can do it for us! I think half the fun for me is deciding what famous couple we are going [Continue Reading...]

Cruella De vil and Horace

Cruella Deville

Since we have become empty nesters we have started a new tradition.  We dress up for Halloween.  When we had kids at home I was too busy making and helping with costumes for my kids to ever even think about dressing up myself. When Halloween arrived last year and I found myself with no children at home and no costumes to make (although I still did help a couple of the college kids put together costumes with things from Goodwill) I decided it would be fun if Jim and I [Continue Reading...]