Well, I have to be honest: Thanksgiving was kind of a dud this year. It just didn’t “feel” like Thanksgiving. Sure, I had a nice little five-day vacation, so it’s not like I didn’t get a holiday. I even went out to dinner with a friend, and that was nice.Continue reading Chasing The Holiday Spirit
I just received a birthday box from my sister who lives in Canada. My birthday was a month ago, but the contents of the box she sent me were so fantastic, I didn’t even care. In fact, given the fact that Halloween is my favorite holiday, I may unofficially change my birthday to October.Continue reading Halloween Candy Canadian Style
Why isn’t Halloween a national holiday? It should be. Children and adults all across the nation dress up in costumes. There are parties to attend, candy to collect and eat, haunted venues to visit and scary movies to watch. That’s a lot of time and preparation!Continue reading The Case For Halloween
I love Halloween; I always have. Every year, I would look forward with anticipation to the crisp autumn breezes; the bright reds, yellows and oranges of the turning leaves; the delightfully scary stories of ghosts and haunted houses; and, of course, what I would be for Halloween!
Some of the enthusiasm I have had for some holidays has waned over the years. Not so for Halloween! October 31st has never lost its magic.
And so, I would like to celebrate the Countdown To Halloween on my blog by attempting to post something every day of the month until The Big Day. To assist me in this task, I have invited on board a young guest blogger who loves Halloween as much as I do. She will be writing under the nom de plume of “Violet.”
We hope you enjoy it!
Suzanna & Violet