I am typically not very competitive but I love the idea of winning a Halloween Costume Contest. My parents won when my son, their first grandchild, was born. He was born a few days before Halloween so they wore baseball caps that said “I am a grandma” and “I am a grandpa” and then developed…

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Halloween is generally a fun time for all of us! But after scanning the selection of Halloween costumes for teenage girls, I found that it’s nearly impossible to find an appropriate costume!  They seem to be too childish or simply too sexy.  Jennifer, the mother to a 15 year old girl, wrote to me asking…

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Every day can’t be Halloween, although our kids would just love that! Girls can be princesses in school, at the movie theater, or on a play-date, wearing sweet, poofy dresses and pink plastic beads, but little boys can’t be Batman three days in a row. That’s just unheard of! This is why Carlee, the hands-on…

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