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Fun fall activities that are quick and easy to do

Fun fall activities that are quick and easy to do

Holiday decorations are up in stores, Halloween is over, but IT’S NOT WINTER YET!  If you’re looking for some fun fall activities that are quick, easy, free or cheap and which even the most high energy boys will enjoy, here are some of my favorites (aside from jumping in leaves, painting pumpkins, and picking apples, of course)! Make-your-Own Scavenger Hunt: What you’ll need:  Paper, pen, pail or bag, imagination! Whether you have five minutes to fill or an hour, you…

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Happy Halloween from mobtruths.com

Happy Halloween from mobtruths.com

Because in a house full of boys, simple “Trick or Treat” is not enough . . . Trick or treat, smell my feet For Mommy’s sake, please keep the house neat Out you go, have fun with a scare Get some good candy that with me you’ll share Pick all different things, but chocolate is best That’s what I’ll eat, you get the rest Costumes and pumpkins and spiders galore Happy Halloween, my boys, Spare me the blood and gore! #mobtruths…

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Boys’ Halloween Costumes: The Year I Lost the Battle Against Scary

Boys’ Halloween Costumes: The Year I Lost the Battle Against Scary

Boys’ Halloween Costumes:  Why so scary? “You’re NEVER going to let us be ANYTHING but a FIREMAN or a PRINCESS!” shouted R, angry that I wouldn’t let him be the grim reaper or Chucky for Halloween.  For the record, I never made my boys dress as princesses (though we do have an Elsa dress in our dress-up bin, chosen by my son, not me) — and last year E chose to be a fireman. What is it about Halloween and…

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