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DIY Sushi Costume and a Ginger Wasabi Headband

I can’t remember how old our daughter was when she first tried sushi. But what I do remember is that she was very little and how my husband and I were staring at her devouring salmon in a moment…

DIY Judy Hopps Costume from Zootopia

You ready? I am going to do my best to teach you how to make a DIY Judy Hopps Costume for all those Zootopia fans in your life. Now. My husband and I have this inside joke that our…

A DIY Darth Vader Halloween costume…in Pink.

My then 5 year old daughter. Last October. “Mommy, I want to be Darth Vader for Halloween.” “Ok! Awesome!” “But I want him to be Pink.” “Sorry, what?” “And have a pink face and wear a skirt.” Silence. “And…

How to make a Maleficent Princess Aurora Floral Tiara

This particular Halloween costume project started because of this comment from my older daughter . “Mommy where’s the crown to match C’s Princess Aurora costume?” Me “Crown? What crown?” Go check the Princess Aurora costume packaging photo. Oh yes.…

DIY – Maleficent Costume

I still remember the time when my older daughter ran up to a woman at the mall and told her how much she loved the pattern on her shoes. And then as the woman bent down to say thank…

A Little Bit of a Gothic Wonderland – The Costumes

So if you’re following along inside my crazy imagination, you’ve pretty much deduced that I love Halloween. A lot. In which case you’re probably not surprised that our Halloween porch this year was inspired by my kids costumes. First…

A Little Bit of a Gothic Wonderland

Oh Hello. My ┬áname is Alex and I am just now recovering from Halloween. You may or may not have notice I missed a northstory notes edition on Friday. That is because on Thursday I spent the night with…