"You do know it's my favorite holiday, right?" I replied. "Actually, it's my single favorite day of the year, bar none."
Look, I get it. These don't particularly seem SO. PERFECT for Halloween, especially compared to yesterday's jack-o'-lanterns, which, admittedly, are, like, the perfect pair of Hallmark Halloween socks. But Halloween isn't and shouldn't ever be a Hallmark holiday. I mean, it's when the spirits walk the Earth. Is that really the occasion to sell a … Continue reading A Few Worthy Skulls On All Hallow’s Eve
I had a hard time deciding between today's jack-o'-lantern face socks and the pair I've got prepped to go for tomorrow. As it turned out, even though it's not really why I went with them today, these were a good choice this morning since we did our annual family carving tonight. Uh, hello! There was … Continue reading The Jack-o’-Lantern Before Samhain
I'm afraid the lighting doesn't really do these justice, but that's definitely an orange stripe on black and gray. That makes these close enough to being Halloween-themed in my book, or at least Halloween-adjacent. Tomorrow begins the primetime show for Halloween socks, though, and I'm not going to lie, I can't wait. I don't guess … Continue reading Halloween Adjacent 🎃
We have reached, at last, one of my two favorite weeks of the year. The other, of course, is the week of Christmas and New Year's, during which I genuinely seem to enjoy family activities plus somehow also manage be optimistic about things. The optimism, I reckon, has to come from my maternal grandmother, Helen, … Continue reading And So It Begins
I've made little effort to hide the fact that among all the various holidays recognized, celebrated and or honored by various cultures, social goups, etc, on Earth, Halloween is totes my absolute fav! Yeesh! You know what... I'm sorry, I can't even leave that alone. Sure, I might have only been trying to be silly … Continue reading Five things I will NOT be doing on Halloween night