Even with a strong foreboding, I couldn't stop what lurked in the shadows, but I unpacked my Halloween decor early. Click for a cautionary tale!
When I decided to throw a Halloween costume party with my family, we enjoyed a Halloween feast and explored a corn maze under the moon. Click for fun and eerie photos!
31 DAYS OF CREEPY
This special month lurked in the shadows and emerged last night, along with an ironic full moon. It's October 1st. It's time for 31 DAYS OF CREEPY! Click for photos and ideas for a month of Halloween fun.
Another Haunting at the Stanley Hotel
Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Usually, I decorate the halls and the driveway and everything in between with cobwebs, spiders, bats, and all things ghoulish. This year with a trip to Europe, a three-day snowstorm, and snowdrifts still covering the ground, I'll light candles in my pumpkins and will call it done. But... Continue Reading →
Discovering Horror in Prague
I just returned from a wild European adventure. After visits in London and Vienna, my family took the train to Prague. I had no idea what to expect. To say it was breathtakingly beautiful would be an understatement, but I also found contrasting elements of horror that would make you shiver on a sunny day.... Continue Reading →
Fun Halloween Treats!
Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Between baking, decorating, and dressing up in costume, the month seems to fly by. This year I added some fun Halloween treats to my tricks. For many years, I made a Halloween Pumpkin cake. I baked two chocolate or pumpkin bundt cakes and then stuck them together with... Continue Reading →
Time for Sweaters, Shivers, and All Things Ghoulish
October is finally here. It's time to pull sweaters out of storage and get ready for a month of shivers and all things ghoulish. Autumn's crisp breath will whisper a dreaded prophecy of summer's death while it rustles blood-red leaves overhead. With a climactic gust, their spines break and they float down to join their... Continue Reading →
Haunted Ghost Tours – Why You Should Go!
Haunted ghost tours have sprung up all over the country. You may have seen haunted ghost tours in your town or when on vacation. My first tour was in Richmond, Virginia. A woman with a long black cape advertised outside the Edgar Allen Poe house. Two hours later, she led our group through the most... Continue Reading →
Happy Halloween, Wild Riders. Let the Wild Rumpus Begin…
Happy Halloween, Wild Riders! Let the Wild Rumpus begin. This is one of my favorite holidays. As I write this, I'm watching The Prophecy with Christopher Walken. So creepy! I love it. I had to came up with a costume for a Halloween Party. I'll dress tonight as Morticia Addams, but I wanted to be... Continue Reading →
Welcome to the Wild Halloween Bloggers Bash
It's time. Welcome to the Breathless Halloween Blog Bash. I've been expecting you. The brew bubbling at the bar is filled with an extra punch to get your creative juices flowing... on the stone floor. Finger sandwiches were flown in fresh from the morgue and the delightful music playing is Victor Van Byteurnek's Rhapsody in Blood. ... Continue Reading →