Halloween is becoming a thing in Australia. In case you hadn’t noticed.
I blame Pinterest.
I blame Pinterest for a lot.
(Have you heard the theory that Pinterest was invented by some old chauvinist who wanted women to get back to baking, crafting, home decorating and mothering like they did in the 50s? If it’s true, it’s working.)
For Aussie mums, it’s hard to ignore the constant stream of orange and black in your Pinterest feed. It’s like a tiny hammer in your DIY self-conscious.
“Make the pumpkin face things, Lauren. Decorate with ghosty things, Lauren! Give out lollies to everyone, Lauren. Dress up as a slutty something Lauren!”