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5 things to get you in the Halloween Spirit

Every year I grow older, Halloween costume ideas get harder and harder. I don’t know why and I think it’s mainly from lack of planning, but most years I typically just throw something together day of. This year, I am already in the Halloween spirit and want to be prepared with a more original costume ready to go!  What are you guys dressing up as?

As you know from my previous Halloween Decorations post, I love decking my house out for Halloween. I typically focus on the house being decorated and not on the costume prep. Not this year! In trying to spark a creative Halloween costume idea, I took to my most favorite search engine, Pinterest. It’s my favorite for all things creative and sure enough after browsing for only 15 minutes, I am already pumped for Halloween! Below are 5 things to help put you in the Halloween spirit.

 

ONE:

LORE: This Podcast’s tag line is “Sometimes the truth is more frightening than fiction.” After listening to a few episodes, I believe it! I randomly stumbled upon this award-winning podcast when searching for something new to listen to that was outside of my typical health and business type podcasts. Each episode is a real life scary story told in a mysterious way by Lore’s writer, host and producer, Aaron Mahnke. Each story proves that spooky Folklore has an undeniable influence in the things that we fear. I feel like I am sitting around a camp fire intently focused and creeped out at the same time when listening to this podcast. Also, word on the streets is… Lore will soon be turning into a TV show

5 Things to get you in the Halloween Spirit

TWO:

BABIES IN HALLOWEEN COSTUMES, just because… there is nothing on earth more adorable than a baby in a Halloween costume.

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

five things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

THREE:

31 Halloween Costumes That Are Really Just an Excuse to Shop at Zara. Found this gem on Popsugar. Zara has always been one of my favorite stores so why not use Halloween as an excuse to do more shopping!

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

FOUR:

This amazing DIY Floral skull tutorial from Honestly Yum.  I always get flowers when I am at Trader Joe’s because they are pretty reasonably priced. I love the idea of putting them in a skull for a mantle or table centerpiece. Be sure to add lots of dark flowers and twigs for texture. It would also be fun to spray paint the skull silver or gold to have a metallic vibe going on!

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

FIVE:

Treat yo’self girl, get your nails did! Below are some pictures of fun Halloween nail art ideas:

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

5 things to get you in the Halloween spirit

 

 

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