For Halloween Banana Cream Pie wanted to be “a sloth in a tree”. Thanks, Diego. I think she was the cutest sloth ever, if face paint counts as enough of a costume. All the kids chimed in to convince her (since I was such a slacker. Also, in my defense, I thought she meant squirrel until the day of Halloween and I had gotten brown fabric, which was not the gray she wanted.)
Key Lime Pie was happy to be a fairy.
I really wanted to make him the skinny steampunk black trench coat. Really.
But I had to bow to reality. I did not have the hours to make that coat while taking care of 2-month old twins. I begged his forgiveness and have promised to make the coat next Halloween.
Instead He did a pretty convincing impression of one of my favorite TV characters ever: