Category Archives: Halloween

A Halloween Let-Down and an Autumn Stroll

Despite this being my favorite season and time of the year, I’ll admit I’m struggling to get into an “autumn mood.”  As of Halloween, we still had no color in our leaves here.  Not to mention it was 77 degrees … Continue reading

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Halloween Humor

      Gail  🎃

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Mr. President

My niece is home for fall break from vet school.  She dresses her cat up for Halloween every year.  I do believe Sabu Henry (how cute is that name?) has more clothes than I do.  Last year, he was a … Continue reading

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Scary Haunted Houses? No Thanks.

My first experience with a haunted house was when I was 13 years old and in the 8th grade.  It was October and I was spending the night with a girlfriend and she asked her father to take us to … Continue reading

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When Watching It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is an Annual Tradition

What does a grown 58-year old woman find herself doing two nights before Halloween?  Watching It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. This Charlie Brown classic first aired on October 27, 1966 when I was seven years old and in the … Continue reading

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Halloween Crazy

My cell phone rang the other night when I was out for my walk.  It was my oldest grown son, calling home to chat with his mother.  “Hello” I answered. “Hi, Mom, have you gone Halloween crazy yet?”  Ah, this … Continue reading

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Halloween Nostalgia

Tonight candles are lit and the house is decked out in orange and black decorations and orange lights.  A jack-o-lantern sits on the front porch and there’s a full bowl of candy sitting on the foyer table.  An occasional spook … Continue reading

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