10 Mommy-and-me Halloween Costumes

You don't have to wear identical costumes to be a coordinating pair. Portra/Getty Images

Holidays are different once you become a parent. Your best Christmas present is always watching your kid open her gifts, and instead of attending an all-night kegger on the 4th of July, you're content with a family BBQ and a small fireworks show. But the transformation of Halloween is the best. No matter how much you enjoyed the holiday before, it's so much better when you have a little one to share it with.

The most enjoyable aspect of Halloween is seeing your kid dressed up, but many moms double the fun in matching mommy-and-me costumes! The possibilities are endless: You and your kid could be princesses, a villainous pair or pop superstars. And best of all, no matter who (or what) the two of you dress as, you'll both look great and collect twice the candy.

Next, let's discuss a few costume options that true girly-girls and their mamas are sure to enjoy trick-or-treating in.