CreepyPosted: October 31, 2014 Filed under: Single Motherhood, Thought For the Day | Tags: All hallows Eve, All Saints Day, David Bowie - Scary monsters (And Super Creeps) - Live NPA 97, Day of the Dead, Dia de los Muertos, ghosts, ghouls, halloween, Halloween sugar hangover, Halloween traditions, Happy Halloween, pagan traditions, Samhain, Single mothers, spirit world 2 Comments
Some people say that Halloween is too American and shouldn’t be celebrated in Australia, but Halloween is a great day for single mothers. Our kids get spoilt with kilos of sugar and other people pay for it. On October 31, kids of single mothers are also being trained to beg in the streets. In the past week I’ve encouraged my youngest to stop brushing her hair so she’s perfected her poor urchin look.
I really wanted my teenager to have a happy costume for Halloween, so I dressed her in a white shift dress and painted a big red line down the middle of her face. Most people don’t guess that her costume is a negative pregnancy test.
Then I decided to scare my ex when he turned up to pick up the kids on Halloween evening so I’m wearing a t-shirt saying Real Men Pay Child Support.
Happy Halloween, bring on the treats.