Monthly Archives: October 2010

Halloween: Leaving the Empty Nest


You were late in bringing Halloween decorations down from the attic.  In fact, for your first official ‘Empty Nester Halloween,’ you took a wee break from decorating, and simply set out some candles and clusters of green, orange and your … Continue reading

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Halloween Tomboy, 1959


http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_kGVeXgWXgLI/SwGBuIZ480I/AAAAAAAAAig/cvNPH2oQstg/s1600/sears+cowboys0001.JPG When you were little, you wanted to be just like your big brother.  You wanted to ride in the fire truck, you wanted to ride on a bear toy with wheels (although to this day you still have ‘bear’ … Continue reading

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Reeling in the Years: Halloweens Past


It seems like only yesterday that you were reading your daughter a bed-time story about the Berenstain Bears’ Pumpkin Patch.  It seems like only yesterday you went to your son’s elementary school dressed as a witch in order to read Berenstain … Continue reading

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