A Halloween Retrospective

October 31, 2007

Journal, Lauren

It was a great night. Kate and John came over to see the cute little kiddos, Beth and Harold brought some adorable children by (though I have no idea who they were), and Annette stopped in to join the fun. Here are some highlights of the day.

These are some of the beautiful gourds/pumpkins from school:
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Every year we carve at least one pumpkin and I leave the pieces around so the children can re-assemble it. This year I thought screws would make good handles. They did, and the children loved it, but they have no idea how really creepy this is.

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We had apples for snack, so each half was made into an AppleLantern. Ha!

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We had Darth Vader invade our home, and his kid brother, Scarecrow Vader. (You don’t know these guys.)
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Done! Take us home!

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Happy Halloween everyone!

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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10 Responses to “A Halloween Retrospective”

  1. Brad Said on:

    Heh. Scarecrow Vader.

    I only had one knock, and I didn’t get there in time because I was upstairs at the time. I felt like a Halloween Scrooge since I didn’t get to give out candy. Does anybody like Nerds?

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  2. Peggy Said on:

    Great pictures! Looks like it was a great Halloween day & night for you!

    And thanks for the awesome hangman site … I love seeing each new dimise … and the sound if you get a letter wrong … just great!

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  3. Lloyd's Mom Said on:

    oh, I loved all the gourds and pumpkins. Save me a few seeds if you haven’t pitched them already. I’ll end up with a field full of them and have to water them all summer.

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