Category: Fall

Oct 15

America’s Haunted Lighthouses – Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio

We do not often think of the Midwest as lighthouse country yet three states have lighthouses on Lake Michigan, Lake Superior and Lake Erie, and all have haunted stories to tell. Read more on America’s Haunted Lighthouses – Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio after the jump!

Oct 14

Spruce Up Your Yard for Fall

Chunky sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes and multi-colored leaves — some things are simply quintessentially fall. Others like giving your home an outdoor face-lift may not necessarily be top of mind, but rich fall colors open up a realm of possibilities for creative yard decorations. Not just for the summer and holiday seasons, outdoor décor help …

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Oct 14

A Guide to Haunted Lighthouses in Massachusetts

Massachusetts, well known for Plymouth Rock, where the first pilgrims landed, and the Salem witch trials, is also home to five of America’s most haunted lighthouses. Read more of A Guide to Haunted Lighthouses in Massachusetts…

Oct 13

Pumpkin Nutmeg Nutrient-Dense Shake

The fall harvest provides us with many fresh, local ingredients that are perfect for autumn-themed recipes. From pumpkin spiced lattes to pumpkin soup, pumpkin is one fall food we can’t seem to get enough of. There’s just something about its sweet and hearty flavor that reminds us of changing leaves and crisp fall air. Find …

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Oct 12

Mini No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Take the bite-sized dessert trend to the next level this Halloween or Thanksgiving with a mini pumpkin cheesecake. This no-bake treat is perfect for getting the kids involved. Find the recipe for Mini No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecakes after the jump!

Oct 11

Pumpkin DIY Beauty Recipes

Let’s be honest, what else is there to do with all that leftover pumpkin you have from Halloween? Buckets and buckets of the stuff, all the insides from those carving-jobs you did with the kids. There’s only so much pumpkin pie you can make plus it’s not a recipe to suit everyone’s taste. There is …

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Oct 10

Spooky Treats and Ghoulish Eats – Kids Halloween Recipes

These Halloween recipes for kids are a great addition to your holiday fare. This time of year is all about ghosts and goblins, witches and wizards, bats and vampires and even monsters and more. Making fun treats to eat at your party will set the tone for a spooky and scary good time. These ideas …

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Oct 09

When and How to Harvest Pumpkins

Pumpkins bring us a bounty of joy during the holidays including the Jack-O-lantern, decorative pumpkins, pies and cakes. Pumpkin is widely used during the Halloween season for fun festivities and in the Thanksgiving season to thank God for the bountiful harvest. Fall is the time when the pumpkins are ready for harvesting. It is crucial to know when …

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Oct 08

4 Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

Severe weather elements can put a strain on the outside of your home. Getting it ready for winter can help avoid costly repairs and could indirectly keep your insurance premiums low. “There are a few simple steps that homeowners can take to prepare their homes for winter,” advises Tracy Laughlin, Vice President, Personal Lines, Ontario …

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Oct 05

Discover Fun Ways to Keep Your Pet Active This Fall

Getting outside with your pet in the hot summer for lots of activity isn’t always easy, but fall is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors together. Here are some great ideas for you and your furry friends to enjoy this colorful and crisp season. Read the rest of Discover Fun Ways to Keep Your …

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