Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Scenes From My Yard

Last year when we were decorating our yard, a very sweet neighbor said to us, "You do this every year.  Don't you get tired?"  I am not exactly sure that he meant our decorations were getting boring, rather than it is a lot of work to put it all together, but husband started to worry we were getting stale.  We tried to mix it up a bit this year, adding a few things and taking a few away.  Although it looks cooler at night, it photographs better during the day.

In case you are wondering, we are definitely not the most decorated house in the neighborhood.  In fact, there is a competition held every year for best Halloween decorations that we have never even come close to winning.  I like to think we get a little bit better every year.

For a peek at our yard in 2011, check this and this out.


Adele said...

You have the best Halloween decs (I still find the baby way too spooky!!)
Have a fab Tuesday Hun xoxo

Marella said...

Super cool post dear!!

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fluff and fripperies said...

Your yard looks amazing! I have done absolutely nothing for Halloween this year as I have been away for the past 2 weeks but these pictures are making me feel SO guilty! xo

Mandy Crandell said...

Very cool! I bet the kids enjoy it. :)


Lyosha said...

fab Halloween decor!

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S said...

So cool decorations! Definitely you gonna have the best Halloween party!


La Maman Heureuse said...

Great Halloween decorations! I think they are already spooky enough in daylight LOL

that baby is just too creepy :-)

love it, we don't do that over here, which now feels like a shame :-( can we import some of your holidays?

love from Belgium

rooth said...

Whoa, that zombie baby is creeeepy. I'd love to go to your neighborhood on Halloween and just look at all the homes - must be really quite festive and fun being a kid on your block

Sam said...

Aw wow, so much fun and creativity went into this, you've gotten into the Halloween spirit with great spunk! Looks spookily cool!

Emmy said...

I seriously should move there! My kids would have a blast:)

little t said...

LOVE this! That baby thing is soooo creepy!

Heather said...

Super cool decorations!

Amy Fashion Blog said...

your yard looks awesome

Lorena said...

I think you guys do a great job.
I don't decorate for Halloween as my husband hates skulls and anything Halloween related.
ALl we do is cover the apartment door in cow webs and then dress up and wait for kids to ring the doorbell and scare the hell out of them.
BTW that baby and the umbilical cord are quite spooky.

Linda Kristoffersson said...

Its looks great, good job!

Stop by soon!


Mal said...

I absolutely love the graveyard, you did such an amazing job decorating for Halloween!

Mal @ The Chic Geek

SizzleandZoom said...

Your Halloween decoration of your home is so much better than any in our neighborhood. I like the last photo the best.

trishie said...

That's some awesome decorations! Happy Halloween!

Megan, TfDiaries.com said...

ohh, i am loving this - great job.
Xo Megan

Rinoplasti said...

There are certainly a lot of details like that to take into consideration. That is a great point to bring up. I offer the thoughts above as general inspiration but clearly there are questions like the one you bring up where the most important thing will be working in honest good faith.Rinoplasti

Elisa @ Globetrotting in Heels said...

wow girl, you went all out! I bet it will look awesome and creepy at night! Gah, I won't see any crappy yards here :-(

happy Halloween Erin!

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Erica said...

Ummmm... WOW! I want to trick-or-treat at your house. (I bet you get the good candy too!) ;)

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