2006. Planning to use their cuteness to score more candy from the neighbors.

It’s October 30th, which means we all know what tomorrow is.

World Candy Day.

Well, that’s what it should be called.

I don’t remember much about my costumes back in the day, but I do have some amazing candy memories.

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Nearly perfect

What is it about young women and brown boots? This scene repeated itself an untold number of times on Saturday.

Happy Monday. Did you have a good weekend?

I’m not sure, but I think my past three days might just have been nearly perfect.

To start with, this was one of those weekends in October that inspires visitors to my town to pull up stakes and move here. Blue skies and crisp autumn breezes, with not a hint of humidity. I’m guessing that real estate agents were inundated with phone calls and emails on Sunday.

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Cuter than cute.

With it being October and the weather having taken a definite turn for the chilly, my thoughts have turned to tartan.

Who are we kidding? Do my thoughts ever leave tartan? No, not really. I adore those brightly-colored patterns so much that I have a Pinterest board dedicated to them.

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The internet has been alive this week with commentary and criticism about Renee Zellweger, who recently appeared at an event looking somewhat unlike herself. The articles and posts that I have seen have been speculative about what she is or is not doing to her face. Furthermore, most of what I have seen has been terribly unkind, including some truly vicious comments.

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Pumpkins galore

These have pumpkin and milk, which makes them healthy, right?

I went to Trader Joe’s on Friday to do my weekly pre-weekend hunting and gathering. Such an excursion is necessary when one has teenagers, as their need to eat is frequent and vast.

This feeding frenzy is compounded and multiplied when teens are in groups, and since there are frequently extra teens here at Jenworld on the weekends, my kitchen is often under attack.

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