Halloween Monsters: Frankenstein’s Monster

I am on a fact finding mission focused on the history of traditional Halloween monsters and the evolution in folklore and literature. Today, let’s take a look at FRANKENSTEIN'S MONSTER. Of all the Halloween-related monsters, this one is perhaps my favorite. Sounds crazy, right? Vampires, werewolves, ghosts, and now even zombies have become sexy. Though... Continue Reading →

Halloween Life Lessons (Blog Hop + Giveaways)

We’re Hopping between Oct. 27 – Oct. 31, 2014 Over 50 participating bloggers LOTS of prizes will be given away including the grand prize of a $100 Amazon or B&N gift card! Halloween has long been one of my favorite holidays. There's candy and costumes involved. What's not to like? After many Halloweens (no, I'm... Continue Reading →

Halloween Monsters: Frankenstein’s Monster

There is a giveaway raffle involved – see the bottom of the post for details! ***** Frakenstein's monster, of all the Halloween-related monsters, is perhaps my favorite. Sounds crazy, right? Vampires, werewolves, ghosts, and now even zombies have become sexy. These days they are written into paranormal romance novels and movies as the romantic heroes.... Continue Reading →

Halloween Traditions: Jack-o-Lanterns

There is a giveaway raffle involved - see the bottom of the post for details! ***** For years I've had these two tiny cauldrons made to look like carved pumpkins. This year I found some batter-powered tea-lights to put in them, and both my kids immediately knew what to do. When they get up at... Continue Reading →

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