+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 17 FirstFirst 1234513 ... LastLast
Results 21 to 30 of 170
  1. #21
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    223
    Thanks
    40
    Thanked
    68
    Reviews
    0
    Don't really care for the trick or treating but don't mind a Halloween party.

    DS's Childcare center is having a dress up on the day so I will organize him a costume. Don't see the harm in some dress up.

    I guess I don't really understand what you need to do, what it is etc. because I didn't grow up with it.


    Sent from my iPhone using Bub Hub app

  2. #22
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    my house
    Posts
    18,327
    Thanks
    1,453
    Thanked
    7,932
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by MonkeySeeMonkeyDo View Post
    Yeah, not a fan. Its an American thing. Stol trying to copy America. Im amazed we dont have thanksgiving!

    Sent from my GT-I9505 using The Bub Hub mobile app
    It's not American. My husband is Irish and Halloween is HUGE in Ireland. Having said that, we don't really celebrate it in this house.

  3. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to BigRedV For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (24-10-2013),mummabec  (26-10-2013)

  4. #23
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    1,740
    Thanks
    140
    Thanked
    456
    Reviews
    8
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger
    I don't 'do' Halloween. If we get trick or treaters I will just politely tell them that, I won't be handing out lollies.

  5. #24
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    23,248
    Thanks
    6,367
    Thanked
    17,670
    Reviews
    10
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger - Thanks100 Posts in a week
    Nope I'm a halloween grinch

  6. #25
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    1,913
    Thanks
    482
    Thanked
    552
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Nope. Dont 'do' Halloween here

    Sent from my GT-I9305T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  7. #26
    Ana Gram's Avatar
    Ana Gram is offline 2008 WINNER - straight shooter award
    Winner 2008 & 2009 - Community Minded thread
    Winner 2009 - Mod Award - most passionate member
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Posts
    18,597
    Thanks
    1,028
    Thanked
    3,125
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    We love it. Although we are not Irish, where it came from, we identify quite strongly with our Irish ancestry and celebrate every year. This year I managed to find some turnips to carve

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to Ana Gram For This Useful Post:

    Mod-Myztik  (24-10-2013)

  9. #27
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    1,017
    Thanks
    315
    Thanked
    584
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I love Halloween, I have very fond memories of trick or treating in homemade costumes as a child. We take DD trick or treating, leave our light on to show our involvement (this is the practice in our neighborhood) & happily hand out wrapped lollies/chocs.

    The kids have so much fun and I love watching the excitement, I actually wish we celebrated it like the American's and went all out with decorations.

  10. The Following User Says Thank You to Smyles For This Useful Post:

    Mod-Myztik  (24-10-2013)

  11. #28
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    3,564
    Thanks
    844
    Thanked
    1,073
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I hate it with a passion!

    Last year we had no less than 15 kids turn up together at the door step. They drained my Lolly supply straight away.

    I hate it.

  12. #29
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Posts
    5,687
    Thanks
    1,089
    Thanked
    4,062
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    OH EM GEE... I am seriously so excited for Halloween, this time next week I'll be at a friend's Haunted House and enjoying what is one of the highlights of my social calendar.

    I cannot wait.

    I hope the kid's dad dresses them up scary to hand out treats to any trick or treaters they get, they loved it last year and got to know our neighbours a lot better, it was like a street party.

  13. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to BlissedOut For This Useful Post:

    Mod-Myztik  (24-10-2013),MyLittleStar  (27-10-2013),Smyles  (24-10-2013)

  14. #30
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    734
    Thanks
    305
    Thanked
    488
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I never get this at all. People are out there starting wars, being racist, being homophobic or whatever. People celebrate a commercialised tradition that makes people happy and puts a bit of joy in a child's life and it's the end of the world. I don't get it aren't there really worse things someone could do than celebrate Halloween? I love it because A: my kids are happy and B: I love candy ha.

  15. The Following 15 Users Say Thank You to Trusty Chords For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (24-10-2013),ChickyBee  (25-10-2013),FearlessLeader  (24-10-2013),Giggle  (24-10-2013),Jakois  (26-10-2013),Mod-Degrassi  (25-10-2013),Mod-Myztik  (24-10-2013),MonsterMoosMum  (25-10-2013),MyLittleStar  (27-10-2013),risfaerie  (24-10-2013),River Song  (26-10-2013),RobinSparkles  (24-10-2013),Rose&Aurelia&Hannah  (24-10-2013),Smyles  (24-10-2013),snowqu33n  (24-10-2013)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 84
    Last Post: 11-04-2013, 19:39
  2. Would you call the police on a 4yr old?
    By Missemzy in forum General Chat
    Replies: 35
    Last Post: 11-04-2013, 16:59

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Sarah Tooke Childbirth & Parenting EducationProviding private, personalised antenatal childbirth & parenting education to expectant parents in the comfort of their ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›