Trick or treat

We had a grand time on Halloween this year, despite the fact that the weather turned seasonally cold, and the holiday fell on a Sunday evening. These two things together seemed to dampen the enthusiasm of the trick or treating crowd a little bit. Even so, we gave out over 180 pieces of candy at our house.

Here’s our gang with some friends who came along for trick or treating:


Nick’s costume was the highlight of the season. Nick was a Rubik’s Cube, and the layers of the cube actually rotated, an engineering tour de force that is just one more accomplishment in Chelsea’s long career as Best Mom in Town: