A Spooky Halloween from Samuel and Grace--these are the kids' pumpkins, lit up and in the darkened hallway.
By the time most of you read this post, you will still have Halloween ahead of you. Here in
This is actually the first time the kids haven't been totally grossed out by pumpkin innards. I still got to wield the knife. Mom's privilege.
It is hard to argue with gendered costume choices when your kids absolutely love their costumes. Samuel is a Chinese military policeman and Grace is dressed in traditional ceremonial Mongolian clothing. Dave and I long ago gave up trying to suppress Samuel's love of guns, swords, and all things martial. Ditto for Grace's love of "princess" paraphernalia.