JR spent his first Halloween dressed up all day! He was a cheeseburger during the day and then turned into a little chicken for our Halloween/Chili Cookoff Party that night. It was so funny to see him walking around the house and playing as a cheeseburger! Patrick and I were going to be chefs (to go with our little burger) but couldn't find a good costume, so when I came across this chicken jacket I knew we could easily make a farmer outfit :)
I found the chicken jacket at a consignment store (all of their Halloween costumes were $1!!!) and then I picked up some orange tights in the girls section at target because I couldn't find orange pants anywhere. I also picked up 2 other $1 costumes because they still had their tags on them. You know I can't pass up a good deal ;) Maybe one day we can use the cute little horse costume to add to our farm!
Don't forget to stop by a few stores or consignments shops this week to get some clearance Halloween items for next year! It is always a treat to open up new decor the next year that you know was a good deal. And some things the stores consider "Halloween" can even be used for fall/ Thanksgiving decor too! It's a great time to plan ahead for next year and save money on some pricey costumes.
Hope you all had a fun & safe Halloween! We had a party at our house for 2 community groups & neighbors. There were lots of cute costumes, delicious chili & lots of sweets! Wish I had taken more photos, but I'll be posting my chili recipe soon.