Monthly Archives: October 2013

Eerie Foggy Photos

It’s finally Halloween 2013! To celebrate such a monumental occasion, I’m focusing tonight’s post on fog. But not just ordinary fog, but how eerie and spooky it can look. Perhaps it’s because of its masking effects- not completely blocking out … Continue reading

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Halloween Sports Teams

The Philadelphia Flyers are playing the Caps this week the after Halloween and it reminded me that the Flyers have Halloween colors: orange and black, which is what the stadium will be filled with on this home game for Philly. … Continue reading

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Hellish Art

Today for the Halloween Countdown, we will take a close look at Hell. The Underworld is often depicted with fire and caves full of horned demons, but this doesn’t necessarily have to be the only scene to come to mind … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Jack-O-Lantern

In a previous post, I discussed a bit of the history behind Trick-or-Treating. Tonight, I cover the topic of the Jack-O-Lantern. These carved gourd-lanterns actually got their beginning in Scotland and Ireland, in the form of turnips and beets; not pumpkins. It … Continue reading

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Not Your Ordinary Pumpkin Decorations

Pumpkins are widely associated with Halloween and because of this, these such gourds are a popular item to decorate with. We are all familiar with the carved pumpkin option, creating Jack-O-Lanterns, but today I am showing some other creative options. I … Continue reading

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Halloween Street Art

A few years ago during my Halloween Countdown I blogged on the same subject of graffiti/street art that contained Halloween-related imagery. I so enjoyed the post, that I am showcasing a second batch of these treats (or are they tricks?). … Continue reading

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Trick-Or-Treating Uncovered

One of the best things about Halloween is the seemingly never-ending supply of sweets (specifically candy) you can accumulate on this fantastic occasion.  One doesn’t always just acquire candy though, as it is customary for children to go Trick-or-Treating to earn … Continue reading

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