They both wanted to be characters from Mario World - and they chose Toad & Toadette. For those of you whose homes have not been infiltrated by the likes of Mario & Luigi, DK, Peach, Yoshi and friends, this is what Toad & Toadette look like:
And here are my own little Toad & Toadette, all ready for some door-to-door candy collecting:
So CUTE! I can't help it. They are. Did you see those missing teeth?
And how about my girl - we just realized she'll be a TEENAGER the next time we have a presidential election. (Someone get me a paper bag, I'm going to hyperventilate!)
The only other costumes I saw that night that were even CLOSE to being as cool, were a couple of inflated sumo wrestlers. So funny. But I'm probably biased.