Are you wearing Halloween costumes this year? Many parties have been cancelled, but perhaps you are just celebrating with family or attending a virtual costume contest. Time to choose what you’ll be wearing! If you’re making the costumes, figure out your schedule. If you’re buying costumes, do so now. Etsy sellers need time to make and ship. Otherwise keep checking your local department stores. Some stores put out their Halloween costumes as early as August, while others still wait until later in September to stock their shelves.

My kids and I were at the Goodwill store earlier today and they had new hats and wigs on the shelves right now. One of my kids wants to dress as a witch, and the other one is dressing as a video game character. I’m still trying to figure out how exactly to re-create the video game character, but we have some time…

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