Scary Movies: A Generational Perspective

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My son is a huge horror movie fan. Personally, I enjoyed them when I was his age, but as I got older that sudden shock to the heart was not as fun. What I have noticed is that he and his friends take horror flicks and television shows in stride. They are fun and, in many cases, funny - and I am not talking about the Scary movie parodies. I went with him to see Scary Movie 4 and the then-12-year-old had to explain most of the things he found hilarious as I had not seen the movies they were … [Read more...]

Halloween Office Party Ideas with Mr. Costumes

Halloween Office Party

Having a Halloween office party offers a unique opportunity for team building. From dressing up in costume to bringing in a bag of candy to share, everyone can get involved during a holiday and get to know co-workers better. Here are some Halloween office party ideas that are great for the work place: Halloween Office Party Ideas Hold a costume contest Have a bake-off with Halloween recipes, judging for looks and taste Carve pumpkins and light them with battery operated lights Bring … [Read more...]

Spooktacular Halloween Party Planning

Halloween Party Planning

Halloween parties are always fun, but the memorable ones take a little planning. With the holiday fast approaching, now is the time to start planning that spooktacular event. For best results, it is good to work out a few things before that will help guide you through the process. The five W's are a good way to proceed. Who: Knowing who to invite is a great start. If it is a family or children's event then different decorations and refreshments would be in order than if it were an adults only … [Read more...]

Mr. Costumes’ Halloween Costume Contest

Halloween Costume Contest

Mr. Costumes is building Halloween costume excitement early with a costume contest offering $1,000’s in prizes! Simply submit your favorite pictures of you or your loved ones in costume, and share with your friends to encourage lots of voting. Each week a winner is selected to receive $100 gift certificate towards MrCostumes.com, and every entry is qualified to win the grand prize: an Apple iPad! Quick Costume Contest Facts: Upload images from Instagram or your computer in … [Read more...]