Okay, we confess that we totally lifted this idea from over here, but The Alpha was pretty pleased at how his first attempt at creepy candy apples turned out:
Sticks collected from the yard (and washed, yes) are way better than the ones that belong in popsicles.
Speaking of the yard:
And, the zombie gravedigger was such a hit in '08, he came back again this year:
In addition to trick-or-treaters, several friends came, and it was good seeing them all. It was also good to have their help hauling the extremely heavy wrought-iron fencing around to the backyard after the evening's festivities were over.
There are other pics, too, but it's time for me to get ready for bed. So there.