|My Halloween supplies - couple bags of candy, costume accessories.|
For one - I'm not real crazy about Halloween. I know some people love Halloween, I even have a friend who claims it as her favorite holiday. But I don't like walking around in the dark and cold and I'm scared of scary things. I don't like Halloween movies, I don't like spiders and crawly things, I don't like any dead or almost dead thing related to Halloween.
Two - I'm too lazy to put up and then take down Halloween decorations and too tired to carve and clean up a jack o'lantern. And in the few years I have been energized enough to do decorations, pumpkins and a pot of mums have been the extent of it because what else is there? Did I mention I was scared of the dark, crawly, spooky things?
|I wouldn't even be able to stay in my house with something like this on the side of it.|
As a kid, I guess I liked Halloween primarily for the same reason I do now - for the candy. Back when I was young, dressing up was the price I paid for a bagful of Jolly Ranchers and Fun Size Hershey bars. Now, its my payment for chaperoning my kids, the neighbor kids, and whoever else tags along through the streets singing "Trick or Treat". All in a