Have I mentioned recently how much I love my job?
Oh, I have? Well, bear with me, because I'm going to say it again.
I love my job.
Here's one of the many reasons why:
The 9 Brides of Frankenstein
My take on the theme
Each year we dress in a team Halloween costume. Last year, we were hippies, though I spent Halloween in New Hampshire and missed out on the fun:
Although, Mark and I did channel our inner hippies at a party Susan and Beth had hosted the week before:
The year before that the Paper Crafts team was a girl-band; the year before that, pirates; and the year before that we were a motorcycle gang.
And yeah, I'm kicking myself because I don't have any photos of those great costumes for you.
But this year, with the addition of Matt, our token man to the team, we enjoyed being the 9 brides of Frankenstein. Which could only happen in Utah, of course!
Jennifer, Susan, Matt, me, Brandy, Holly, Brenda, Kelly, Melinda, and Sarie
It's one of the ways I get my Halloween jollies every year, and I wouldn't have it any other way.
Here's the other:
This year marks the 15th year of putting the "eyes" in the upstairs windows for all our neighbors.
And here's another:
Our kitchen bay window. Click here for the full treatment.
What are your favorite ways to celebrate Halloween? With our kiddos all grown, I will admit, it's fun to have a couple of pieces in place to make sure that I still celebrate. I hope that no matter what your age, you still get into the Halloween "spirit"!