We made it, it's finally Halloween! My personal favorite day each and every year. I couldn't be more excited! Last night was when the Halloween festivities began for me. I got roped into working the Trick-Or-Treat event at my work, which I wasn't thrilled about until I made the realization that this is my last … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
When I was twelve years old I got dressed up with one of my friends for my favorite holiday, Halloween. I can't exactly remember what I dressed up as but I'm inclined to believe I dressed up as a witch because in my dream world, I am an all-powerful witch. Judge me, that's fine. It … Continue reading Trick or Treating Controversy
Does anyone feel that people don't decorate much for Halloween or even Christmas as much as they did when we were kids? Or is that just part of growing up and the magic being lost? I swear as a kid every house on my block would be decorated for Halloween. If I were to go … Continue reading Thoughts on Halloween
Back in the good old days — when men wore dresses and Jesus hadn't quite caught on yet — Halloween was the day that Irish people would offer supper to faeries and ask them to play nice. They called it Samhain, and it probably wasn't anywhere near as exciting as you might think. Fortunately, humans have a … Continue reading GUEST POST: This Is Halloween: 6 Problems Worth Causing
The other night I went over to a friends house to carve a pumpkin. A tradition I sort of gave up after being a kid. I've always enjoyed pumpkin carving and getting to eat the pumpkin seeds. I never cared for emptying the pumpkin guts, though. I remember being little and my mom and dad … Continue reading Pumpkin Carving
If you following me on Instagram, chances are you already know that last night I got the pleasure of meeting the one and only Kathy Najimy (Sister Mary Sanderson from Hocus Pocus -- as if she needs an introduction). My best friend and I drove an hour and a half to Rochester, NY which is … Continue reading I Met Mary Sanderson!
In honor of it being "Spooky Season" and today being the 17th anniversary of her death, I thought I would talk about my favorite serial killer, Aileen Wuornos or as I refer to her as "The Hitchhiking Hooker" --those were Aileens words, not mine, don't come at me for the nickname. -- (February 29, 1956 – … Continue reading Oh, Aileen.
I used to love Haunted Houses when I was a kid. I was terrified of them, but that didn't stop me. All throughout middle school and high school I went to multiple Haunted Houses per year. I was thrilled about everything except for the Chainsaw Guy. I hated him. Still do. For some reason, after … Continue reading Yeah, No, I’m Good
Have you ever dreamed that you could have a really cool superpower? I've done the same thing but in all reality rather than being like a superhero I've always dreamed of being like a witch. Some may say that's a dream come true for me, but that's besides the point. When I was younger one … Continue reading What I Wanted To Be When I Grew Up
If you're anything like me, you've already begun binge watching scary movies to celebrate October. Also, like me, you may be struggling to figure out what to watch. I've compiled my top ten lists for horror movies and family Halloween movies below. Horror Movies: Scream (1-4) Friday the 13th (there are 11 movies so you … Continue reading Happy Hallowatching!!