Here are our favorite links from around the web this week. Hope you like them too.
Before you join the new social network Ello, read our editor Liz’s thoughts on it. (You’ll laugh.)
Thinking Halloween? Check out 22 of the most amazing DIY Halloween costumes for kids.
Also, how sexist t-shirts impact girls – a smart dad’s POV.
Join the 50 states against bullying tour.
Speaking of which, smart tech that’s helping schools fight bullying.
Sick of all the pumpkin spice talk already? Make room for pumpkin spice play dough. (And it’s not made with real pumpkin, just like the coffee drink.)
Related: Should parents say no to too much homework?
Support our veterans by bidding on your own personalized voice mail message or phone conversation with the real Anna from Frozen.
Congratulations to our friend Lisa Belkin on her new HBO miniseries. Can’t wait to watch!
The best headline ever about George Clooney’s wedding.
Pinterest board of the week: Judy Edwards’ Edible Crafts board is filled with the stuff that makes you go whoaa…..even if you never make it.
And some regional news that those of us who live elsewhere are a little bit jealous about:
NYC parents: Don’t miss your free cup of coffee at the Central Perk pop-up store in Soho. (How is it possible that Friends is 20 years old?)