Category Archive: Halloween

Jul 11

Mister Ghost’s June 2017 Parcel – Kitschy Mermaid Beach Party!

This month Mister Ghost’s Highly Enviable Monthly Parcel of Simple Yet Amazing Wonderments is mermaid themed!  Ironically in the last month, Mermaids have been circling around me.  I recently stopped in a shop called “Columbia Mermaid” and met a real life mermaid.  Laura, who runs said mermaid shop, has been surrounded by mermaids her entire life.  …

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Jun 10

Halloween in June?

Well, it is one of our favorite holidays around here, and if you’re looking for something to keep you in the Halloween spirit year round, then have a peek at our first sample of Mister Ghost’s Highly Enviable Monthly Parcel of Simple Yet Amazing Wonderments.

Oct 26

7 Ways To Eat Halloween Candy Without Ruining Your Teeth

Halloween is a sweet time of year for kids, but it can be a nightmare for health-conscious parents concerned about excess sugar leading to cavities.  But Halloween tricking and treating doesn’t have to be scary with these helpful tips from the Ontario Dental Hygienists’ Association: Read the rest of 7 Ways To Eat Halloween Candy …

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Oct 25

The Scarecrows of Halloweentown!

One of my favorite things about living in Halloweentown (AKA St. Helens, OR) are the scarecrows you will see around town.  The month long celebration of Halloween stemmed from the movie “Halloweentown”, which was filmed in the sleepy town of St. Helens, Oregon. Read all about The Scarecrows of Halloweentown! after the jump…

Oct 24

Pumpkin – Its Versatility in Savory Recipes

Pumpkins are not just for making pumpkin pies and carving into scary faces at Halloween. In fact, there are lots of savory pumpkin recipes including classic pumpkin soup, pumpkin stew and you can even use this tasty squash family vegetable in salad recipes. Read more of Pumpkin – Its Versatility in Savory Recipes here…

Oct 23

How to Make Frankenstein Cake Pops

These little fellas are sure to please trick-or-treaters and they make great Halloween party treats! Find out How to Make Frankenstein Cake Pops after the jump!

Oct 22

Haunted Lighthouses of Maine

Ghostly forms, loud voices, ethereal whispers, phantom lights, the cries of drowning men on a cold still night are all part of haunted lighthouse legends. Maine holds the title for the most haunted lighthouses in New England. Read Haunted Lighthouses of Maine after the jump!

Oct 21

Halloween Treat Recipes – Candy Apples & Popcorn Balls

Halloween is a great time for all kinds of treats—and they’re definitely not hard to find!  Starting in August and September, most grocery stores and convenient stores put bags and bags of candy assortments up for sale.  Everyone has a favorite traditional, store bought treat, but why not take your Halloween offering to the next …

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Oct 20

10 Magical Halloween Decorating Ideas from Instagram

If you’re looking for some Halloween home decorating inspiration, then check out these fun & festive fall Instagram ideas for both inside and outside of the home! Find 10 Magical Halloween Decorating Ideas from Instagram here…

Oct 19

Halloweentown is St. Helens, Oregon!

Many people are familiar with the movie “Halloweentown”, which is a 1998 Disney Channel movie about a 13 year old girl named Marnie Cromwell, which is a must-see kid and family friendly watch.  In the movie, the main character, Marni learns that she is a witch.  After finding this out, she helps save a town …

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