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Happy Halloween!

by Meghann on October 31, 2008

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

 

Today is one of my favorite holidays! I love the candy, treats, scary movies, costumes, etc… I mean who does not like to play dress up?!?!?! I think we need more holidays out there where you get to play dress up. J

 

A little while back Chandra did a montage of her past Halloween Costumes, so I thought it would be fun to go back through the years with mine.

 

Halloween ‘05

 

 

I was a Bunny!! I still remember buying this costume at the Halloween Shop in Tally. It was the cheapest costume I tried on that looked decent so I bought it! I was a Junior in college at the time and end up party hopping with my Sis (who was a freshmen) and her roomies that night.

 

Halloween ‘06

 

I was a Birthday Present! This was my all time FAVORITE, most creative costume I have ever come up! The box was a little annoying to walk around in, but I can not tell you how many guys told me I was ‘the best present ever.’ Oh how I miss drunken college boys. J Apparently I don’t haven pictures of just me in this costume so that is my lovely sister on the left. She was a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle. Cute, Right?

 

Halloween ‘07

 

This was not my favorite Halloween costume. This was when I was around my heaviest and not feeling very pretty. I was trying to be Hermione, but everyone kept referring to me as Harry Potter. I did have fun casting fake spells on people, too bad none of them worked.

 

So those are my Halloween costumes through the years, well at least the ones I have on my computer. What is your favorite Halloween costume of the past?!?!?!

 

I plan on leaving work on the earlier side today, so I have decided instead of running this morning that I would rather have a nice long run this afternoon. There’s a trailhead near my work that I have been dying to run, so I will be going straight from work to the trail to run a good 7 miles.

 

Running in the afternoon is always fine with me, since it allows me to sleep in a good hour and a half. Woo hoo! I felt like I had all the time in the world when I was getting ready this morning. I relaxed, made a hot cup of tea and caught up on some blogs while watching the Today Show.

 

Since today is Pumpkin Day (and I apparently did not get my fill of Pumpkin last night) I decided to heat up some leftover Pumpkin Pecan Waffles I made last Friday.

 

 

 

I treated the home made frozen waffles as I would an Eggo and put it in the toaster to heat up.

 

I cut up an apple and microwaved it with some cinnamon and sugar free syrup for my topping.

 

 

 

This morning I happily dropped all my goodies off in the office kitchen. I love to bake and then immediately disperse the goods. J Hopefully the goodies will go over well, there’s not many people here yet so it’s a wait and see game.

 

I hope everyone has a marvelous Halloween Day!!

{ 16 comments… read them below or add one }

1 VeggieGirl October 31, 2008 at 8:42 am

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

HAHA!! Love your past costumes :-)

**My favorite past costume = Tinkerbell.

Loooovin’ those pumpkin waffles. Yum!!

Enjoy your day and run later!!

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2 Amy October 31, 2008 at 8:47 am

Happy Halloween Meghann! I love your past costumes. Good idea (well, Chandra too)…I wanna post mine! Have a good run & enjoy your fave holiday!

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3 gina (fitnessista) October 31, 2008 at 8:51 am

happy halloween!!!
i love the past costumes- the birthday present is so cute!
my favorite was juliet from the movie that came out in like 6th grade (with leonardo dicaprio and claire danes)– i had this gorgeous white gauze dress and angel wings with feathers on them <3
have a fabulous day!

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4 caitlin October 31, 2008 at 8:53 am

very cute!! i dont think the majority of my college-era costumes are appropriate for posting online.

i would lurrrve to do 7.0 miles today, i cant do more than that though! i’ve promised myself no more than 7.0 until after our 10k next weekend.

email me trailhead info and i’ll seeya at 4 PM!

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5 Amanda October 31, 2008 at 9:06 am

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!! I made the same running plan for today – allowed myself to sleep in and will try to bang out a 7 miler before the drinking/partying tonight. A few too many mini candy bars have made their way into my mouth and I know I’ll feel ten times better if I run before doing it all again tonight :) Have fun!!

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6 ashley October 31, 2008 at 10:28 am

I LOVE all of your costumes! I have to say I think the present was the best. Happy Halloween!

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7 Moran October 31, 2008 at 10:34 am

Happy Halloween!

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8 Allison October 31, 2008 at 10:39 am

Happy Halloween! Thos waffles look amazing!

Love all the past costumes!

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9 wholefoodswholeme October 31, 2008 at 10:43 am

you are super hot in all of those costumes!!!

love the pumpkin :D have lots of fun!

(p,s, your sister looks a bit like caitlin in that picture, i thought it was her!) (with a wig ;) )

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10 Pumpkin October 31, 2008 at 10:50 am

What fun costumes! The present was very creative!

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11 chandra October 31, 2008 at 11:03 am

I love the present costume!! Great idea!! Happy Halloween!!

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12 Sara October 31, 2008 at 12:08 pm

The birthday present costume is SO cute! What a great idea.

And I know I’m a day late, but your pumpkin muffins look awesome! :) Happy Halloween.

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13 Hil October 31, 2008 at 2:06 pm

The present costume was very cute…I love creative Halloween costumes! I just blogged about a few of my past Halloween costumes, too. It’s hard for me to pick a favorite, but the most creative would have to be my Rorschach inkblot costume.

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14 Megan October 31, 2008 at 5:59 pm

Happy Halloween. I love all the pics!

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15 Melissa S. October 31, 2008 at 6:27 pm

love the costumes and the waffles!

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16 Alexia November 1, 2008 at 10:09 am

Love the past costumes! The birthday present was such a cute idea.

I don’t get it…. people thought a GIRL in a DRESS was HARRY POTTER?!?!?! IDIOTS!

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