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Nice Ride!


hallo 0Happy Halloween! By now, you have probably noticed how obsessed with dressing up I am, so it will come as no surprise that I’m posting about Halloween costumes today. However, I decided that this year, I wanted to show you something a little special.

These are costumes for children with mobility issues, and they’re way more awesome than those made for their typically-abled counterparts. Not crafty? No problem. You can actually buy some of these on Etsy!

Hope everyone has a magnificent Halloween. Don’t forget to post pictures!

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Here’s an interview Huffington Post did with the father of Peyton McCubbin about their family’s tradition of doing a costume every year based upon Peyton’s wheelchair.

And although this post is really about the kids, I just had to show you my two favorite badass adult costumes.

Monty Python fans, how jealous are you?

Monty Python fans, how jealous are you?

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And just because you were such a good sport and hung in there for the whole post, here’s a special bonus photo! Happy Halloween!


Author: Donna from MyOBT

I have committed to spending part of every day looking for at least one beautiful thing, and sharing what I find with you lovelies!

20 thoughts on “Nice Ride!

  1. Those costumes are precious! Thank you so much for sharing!

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  2. Reblogged this on From Food Stamps To A Future and commented:
    A collection of amazing Halloween costumes!


  3. Such a great way for a more inclusive Halloween.
    Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Ooh, Ooh, the Viking! The Doctor and the Tardis! The frog on the lily pad! these are all creative and very cool! And of course I adore martini dog. Thanks for sharing.

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  5. That’s really imaginative problem solving and great crafting. I’m a Star Wars fan so my favourite was Darth Vader in his tie fighter.

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  6. what a beautiful post….and then the dog! Totally cracked me up! Happy Halloween, Donna.

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  7. What a marvellous idea, posting these pictures. I had never thought before that something as ordinary as a Halloween costume is a challenge to some people. And how they met the challenge!

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  8. My sweet daughter was handicapped, not physically, but mentally, so I appreciate, on a different level, the special kind of love displayed by the parents and caregivers of these wonderful kids. Halloween was a favorite of Jessica’s, so this is a bittersweet tug on my heart. Any time you get a chance to make ANY kid smile, just do it. These were all Treats!

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