Happy Halloween!

by Amy M.

We went with a Lord of the Rings theme this year–took these pics at the Botanical Gardens a few days before Halloween:

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Frodo is ticklish 🙂

Thursday was the school Halloween party!  Jed had a blast, but Eliza wasn’t feeling well and had to go home early.  At least she was able to enjoy her party first!

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Fortunately, Eliza felt much better by Saturday and we all had an enormously fun Halloween!  Our neighborhood had tons of trick or treaters and a wonderful party atmosphere (one neighbor always pulls out his DJ equipment).  A great time was had by all!

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Gandalf, Frodo, Arwen, and Galadriel.

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We spotted a rainbow while trick-or-treating!

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So glad sweet Gabby joined us! And Eliza liked to eat candy in between stops.

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Silly string attack!


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After looking at these pictures, I realized that Eliza and Jed look really serious in most of them!  They were so happy and silly the whole evening, but it’s hard to get them to smile for the camera!