I have never liked creepy things… ever.  I was super sensitive to anything remotely scary and/or violent as a child. I had the biggest love-hate relationship with Halloween of all time. I loved dressing up and going trick-or-treating. I loved sorting my candy at the of the night into organized and categorized piles. I loved carving pumpkins and having class Halloween parties. I did not however enjoy scary masks. I have seen photos of me as a toddler and very small child dressed as a bumble bee or a bunny. One year I was Simba, from The Lion King. I am pretty sure that every costume after that I was an angel. Mainly because I figured out that I could basically wear 85% glitter and designed wings and a halo every year. Thinking back on it… costumes in Alaska were slightly useless as most Halloweens it was so cold we had to wear heavy winter coats over our costumes and the poor neighbors had to try and guess what we were from the neck up.

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