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Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids Who Hate Dressing Up

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I love Halloween! It's always been one of my favourite excuses to eat chocolate, watch scary movies and of course DRESS UP! So I find it hard to understand my son's reluctance to dress up. Even from an early age he shied away from fancy dress costumes - except for a few joyous months when he flatly refused to wear anything except a Spiderman costume. We were a source of great entertainment every time we went to Tesco. Sadly that only lasted a few months and then went back to his usual anti-fancy-dress stance. He's now 9 and will wear...

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Baby's First Halloween

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9 is a brilliant age, in fact I've loved every age that my son has been so far - even the terrible twos (although I may have forgotten the tantrums through the mists of time). But every now and again I'll get a bit broody and start thinking how lovely it would be to have a baby again. I find window-shopping usually distracts me from that idea so I've trawled through Etsy looking for the very finest (and cutest) costume ideas and accessories for babies at Halloween. It's a veritable cute-fest! I particularly love that knitted fox costume - isn't...

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