While my parents’ candy corn shirts in the last post were a hit, sometimes you come up with a Halloween costume that is, well, a miss. I’m not sure if I requested to be a cabbage patch kid (or just a cabbage?), but my sister definitely requested to be Cheer Bear, the rainbow care bear. (I’m not knockin’ the costumes, mom!) She remembers it as being quite hot in there, and I have made sure to make fun of her nearly every year for her “big carebear head.” I still laugh outloud every time I see these pictures, her little face engulfed in a giant pink blob. I swear, every year we chose costumes that were head to toe, or made of fur, it was 75 degrees. And when I was a skin-showing genie, it was freeeeezing.