If there's something strange in your neighborhood, who you gonna call? Ghostbusters! I came up with the Ghostbuster family costume idea because I really wanted Avery to be the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man! I made the Stay Puft costume and will link a tutorial on it soon. I purchased the Ghostbuster costume from Target. Since [...]
This year’s family theme costume is Underwater! I wanted to create Avery’s costume using the Ergobaby carrier because it would be a lot easier holding him that way. He’s six months - barely crawls, can’t stand, and rolls like a bowling ball so I needed him to be secure and comfortable. I did some research [...]
Think of it this way: since you have to carve a jack-o-lantern anyway, why not go ahead and put a baby inside of it? WHY?!?! ...because babies inside pumpkins are unbelievable cute!!! Tis the season!
I got this idea from the 1982 film E.T.! It was VERY easy to put together and it turned out better than expected! I got so many compliments, high fives, and everyone wanted to take a picture with E.T.! Here's how it all came together! Materials for E.T. Basket: grey spray paint basket (I got [...]
The spooktacular This is Halloween showcases a live orchestra, cabaret, burlesque and visual art installations that provide entertainment with every lively move at the Triple Door. Inspired by Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, this seasonal spectacular is a ridiculously fun time. We got great seating and enjoyed a fantastic menu from The Wild Ginger [...]
Since Halloween fell on a Saturday this year, a bunch of my girlfriends and I decided to hit the streets of Capitol Hill! I needed a costume that was cute and sexy, yet fun at the same time. We thought about doing a group costume, but time was running out so it became a solo [...]