Category Archives: Halloween

Halloween extravaganza.

Gift-A-Book: Perfect Gifts For Game of Thrones Fans

Inside HBO’s Game of Thrones: Season 1 & 2 by Bryan Cogman HBO’s Game of Thrones reigns as cable’s highest-rated series. This official companion book gives fans new ways to enter this fictional world and discover more about the beloved … Continue reading

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Halloween Fashion: Betsey Johnson

Betsey Johnson allows our inner crazy fashionista to emerge. Cute, kitschy and downright wacky are accurate descriptors to use whilst discussing the Betsey catalogue! Every year her Halloween designs take adorable pumpkins and bats to new levels of cute. Nothing … Continue reading

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Halloween: Fort Edmonton Spooktacular Recap

Fort Edmonton Park Spooktacular ‘The Witching Hour’ One of my ultimate favourite Halloween events is the annual Spooktacular at Fort Edmonton Park. Fort Edmonton is one of Edmonton’s treasures – nothing compares to creepy atmosphere the park creates at Halloween. … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Pan De Muerto

Day of the Dead Bread or Pan de Muerto, is a Mexican bread eaten on Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) which is held for two days in Mexico. November 1st and 2nd is when those who have … Continue reading

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Halloween: Apple Divination

Apples “In old England, apples and nuts were seen as powerful prognosticators. Celtic folk used them in their Halloween divination games for centuries, and there were some Scottish, Irish and British men and women–people from the northern parts of England–still … Continue reading

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Halloween: Traditional Halloween

Traditional Halloween The Halloween we celebrate today is a very modern twist on an ancient pagan ritual. The recurring themes of fall foods, mumming, and divination are the primary connectors. Our survey of historic cookbooks and newspapers confirms Americans began … Continue reading

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Halloween: Happy Halloween!

Halloween by Lisa Lunney Deep in the shadows Of what we harvest We see Death laid bare Lands once rich Stripped of their shine Greenery is long gone Instead the great fields stretch barren Another season has died The world has … Continue reading

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