The Sanderson Sisters

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween You had to have known this day was coming. I mean, it’s just not Halloween without watching these bad (and somewhat mad) ladies of All Hallow’s Eve. So many great scenes! So many great lines! Hey, did you know Rosie O’Donnell was originally offered the role of Mary […]

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The Witchy Way

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween I always save my witch themed day in the 13 for the weekend. There’s nothing I like better than working on my costume while watching a season of the classic TV show “Bewitched”. So, some of what I did today, I’ve already featured in the post “Every Witch […]

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The Vamp Camp

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween So, how’s everyone’s Halloween season going so far? People often chuckle when I tell them that October is my busiest time of the year. The fact is, I’m not bull shitting them. When October rolls around I come alive. I love when Halloween items start showing up on […]

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The Pumpkin King

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween So, today’s theme is Nightmare Before Christmas. Shut up, I know! This movie is so many things to so many people and it is loved. I mean, who can forget the moment when Sally poisons Dr. Finkelstein for the 50th time and escapes by flinging herself from the […]

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The Cryptic Mummy

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween Ello. Ello. This is it kids–this is what we wait an entire year for . . . Halloween month! I am feckin’ jazzed. Tonight is the first night of the 13 days of Halloween and our theme is the mummy. Wikipedia defines the mummy as a deceased human […]

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Noir Shore

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween So, this past weekend some of my friends and I took a little weekend trip up the North Shore. We had no set agenda and only a couple of “must sees” were on our list. Upon finding out about my weekend jaunt, my friend, Annie, suggested I check […]

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Little Witches

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween Is there anything cuter than a little coven of witches flitting door-to-door and squealing “trick-or-treat”? Nope! Whether a good witch, bad witch, pink witch, purple witch, spider witch, or sparkly witch–being one for Halloween is just plain fun. And having an entire party of witch-themed fun is the […]

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Every Witch Way

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween This week’s theme is the witch. About time, right? I know. I must say witches, by far, are my favorite part of all things Halloween. Ever since I was a little girl and I saw Samantha from Bewitched twitch her nose for the first time, I’ve wanted to […]

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Party Like you’re a Mini-Monster

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween The Littlest Vampires are the Cutest Vampires When my youngest son was little, he loved watching The Little Vampire starring Jonathon Lipnicki. For him, it became a daily movie to watch, during the 13 Days. He would then act out scenes from the movie by “turning” his stuffed […]

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Vampires Only RSVP

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween So how many times over all the years of dressing up for Halloween have you been a vampire? And how many of you (myself included) have had visions of looking like a sultry, mysterious vamp or a terrifying “I vant to suck your blood” creature of the night […]

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Paranormal VS Supernatural

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween This week’s blog posts will be a three-part series. Each post will be a “vs” feature where I will be pitting two similar icons of Halloween against each other and see who comes out on top. Although I will have my decided favorites going into this series, I’m […]

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Addams VS Munsters

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween This week’s blog posts will be a three-part series. Each post will be a “vs” feature where I will be pitting two similar icons of Halloween against each other and see who comes out on top. Although I will have my decided favorites going into this series, I’m […]

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Vampire VS Werewolf

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween This week’s blog posts will be a three-part series. Each post will be a “vs” feature where I will be pitting two similar icons of Halloween against each other and see who comes out on top. Although I will have my decided favorites going into this series, I’m […]

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Walk like you’re a Zombie

Welcome to the 13 Days of Halloween: Zombies This week’s theme is the zombie–soooo creepy, right? But before I get too far into this post, I want to make one thing clear: if you’re going to be a zombie for Halloween, you must fully commit to the look. This is not a zombie. Zombies don’t […]

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