Taco Bout It Tuesday: Halloween Costumes

Hello! How are you all?

I am trying not to say “you guys” because I say it too often and some people get offended that “guys” is masculine, though I just use it instead of ya’ll / you people / boys and girls because I like how it rolls off the tongue. Plus, like 99% of our readers likely identify as female.

If anyone identifies as a taco, please don’t be chicken about bringing up your beef and meating me for a chimichanga.Β 

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So, after trying to find a fox costume, getting grossed out by all of the real fur fox tails on Amazon, and getting a skirt that was too small, I decided to just go with my squirrel costume that I made several years ago.

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Me in 2014 getting caught stealing nuts off the office conference table.

Halloween costumes for me have always been handmade and never sexy. I don’t do sexy and I don’t like having a costume that thousands of other people have. My parentsΒ never bought us costumes as a kid, we always had to wing it and that just stuck with me.

Farmcat sent me some pictures [which were supposed to be for Caturday, but I was on my way to AZ for the Seahawks vs Cardinals game that day and didn’t have internet]. So, without further ado, I give you: a cat who actually likes being dressed up for Halloween!!!

From Farmcat: “Starla in her special dress. Starla is 2 years old now. When she saw me get her dress she hopped up so I could put on her dress. She loves her dress.”

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Now we want to know what you’re going as for Halloween! I heard something that one of the most popular costumes this year is Flo from Progressive! And I’ve already seen one Facebook picture of someone dressed as her.

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  6 comments for “Taco Bout It Tuesday: Halloween Costumes

  1. October 26, 2016 at 11:38 am

    Wow the colors really pop with Starla and her outfit! Cute squirrel too πŸ˜‰

    Not into dressing for Halloween but the Squeakers will be Pokemon: Pipsqueak and Squeak will be Pickachus and Squeakette a Mankey/Monkey.

  2. October 26, 2016 at 1:24 pm

    Love your costume! I never understood the sexy costume thing. We don’t dress up anymore. All our kiddos are grown and we live so far out in the woods, we’ve never had a trick or treater here. Last time I dressed up, we hosted a trunk for trunk or treat. I was Raggedy Ann. I love seeing all the pictures of people in costume.

  3. subscriptionista
    October 26, 2016 at 6:15 pm

    This is the legit best post that has ever been on the blog ever. EVER! EVERRRR!!!! Ugh, I will send some pics to post or post em up. I am not going to get to crazy this Halloween because *insert excuse to cover up that I am lazy* Next year will be epic lol

  4. Farmcat
    October 27, 2016 at 5:51 am

    I think It is great that you make your own costumes. Love the costume.

  5. Farmcat
    October 27, 2016 at 5:56 am

    @ Pnut Starla meows her thank you. I think part of the reason she likes the dress is the color of it. Your Squeakers are going to be adorable Pokemon.

  6. Erin
    October 28, 2016 at 6:58 pm

    Good lord that squirrel costume is a thing of beauty! And the only thing better than a tortie is a tortie who likes to dress up!

    All of my students have asked me to dress up, so I think I’ll be Marceline the Vampire Queen from Adventure Time…mostly b/c my husband previously bought me an axe bass & I have long black hair. It fits my lazy style.

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