The view from my front porch - showing my freshly TP'd tree. I give a certain group of tweens in the neighborhood permission to have at my tree, because I know they won't do anything stupid, and because it is "their" tree, no other stupid teens will touch it. Genius, no?
The Kid had a blast and came home with 8 pounds of candy. That is not a typo - 8 POUNDS! Thankfully she tends to lose interest in it rather quickly and I will wind up throwing at least half of it away in the next few weeks.