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To think just because you turn something orange doesn't mean it's Halloweeny.

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Sparklingbrook Sun 20-Oct-13 13:03:59

Mr Kipling 'Fiendish Fancies' being today's example. hmm

Somethingpink Sun 20-Oct-13 23:53:09

The Halloween cinder toffee cake bars are the and dp wait all year round for them to come back on sale. We love halloween just for these grin

MrsPennyapple Mon 21-Oct-13 00:18:34

Maryland cookies did a toffee apple version a few years ago, they were lovely.

We were in a cafe today and 2yr old DD pointed at the stickers on the window and said "look mummy, a bat, a ghost and an onion!" Not really relevant to the thread but made me smile :-)

giraffesCantGoGuising Mon 21-Oct-13 00:31:46

I love Halloween love it love it love it!

I hate Christmas though.

Sparklingbrook Mon 21-Oct-13 06:48:23

Excellent, the Halloween onion MrsP. grin Was it orange by any chance..? grin

MrsPennyapple Mon 21-Oct-13 08:09:25

It was indeed, Sparkling thlgrin

letsgomaths Mon 21-Oct-13 08:36:39

Come to Sainsbury's, where it's Hallowe'en all year round!

Which swimming pool will have green water? Want want want! thlenvy

Sparklingbrook Mon 21-Oct-13 08:42:30

giraffes Yes Halloween preferable to Christmas even with all the orangeness.

mawbroon Mon 21-Oct-13 10:01:54

Yes, I get annoyed with this. Here in Scotland, we have our own traditions which I don't think should be fucked with.

Turnip lanterns and guising. Proper guising, not trick or treat shite.

I didn't see a pumpkin until I was an adult!

honeybeeridiculous Mon 21-Oct-13 18:14:16

letsgomaths the green pool is down south, bet the kids will love it! mine are too old now but would of been straight in when they were younger

MrsLouisTheroux Tue 22-Oct-13 08:10:35

Looking forward to 1st of Nov when all of this shit of these products will be reduced to make room for their Christmas extravaganza!

giraffesCantGoGuising Tue 22-Oct-13 11:06:48

Yup guising rocks

liquidstate Tue 22-Oct-13 12:45:06

guising sounds much funner that trick or treat. thlenvy

mrspremise Tue 22-Oct-13 18:58:37

I grew up in Scotland and went guising every year. I now live in Wales and send the kids guising every year, we don't do trick or treating in this house and the dcs understand why I think the fact that the village shop already has a sign up saying that they will not sell eggs and flour to under-16s helps me to explain it

SarahAndFuck Tue 22-Oct-13 19:10:27

Hallowbeanz grin

Simple minds and simple pleasures but hallowbeanz made me smile. YAstillNBU though.

Heartbrokenmum73 Tue 22-Oct-13 19:13:46

Was in Tesco with DS (5) earlier and he pointed out the 'punkins' and the 'cotwebs' grin.

honeybeeridiculous Tue 22-Oct-13 19:14:12

Just seen SCaero bubbles, with orange centres grin

PistachioTruffle Tue 22-Oct-13 19:19:59


Fiendish fancies have a slight orange flavour to them, and are amazingly delicious and more-ish. I am 32 weeks pregnant, craving them massively and worried about how I'll get by when they've disappeared next week thlshock

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