Archive for October 22nd, 2010

Spooktacular Recipes for your Halloween party

Friday, October 22nd, 2010


Still in need of some last minute recipe ideas for your Halloween party? Come ‘on over to our holiday recipe site – Holiday Eats - where we’ve got lots of easy recipes to help make your Halloween a tasty one.

Year after year one of our most popular recipes is “Boo Bites,” made with marshmallows, peanut butter and chocolate chips!

One of my personal favorites – Ghosts in the Graveyard – is easy to make and tasty to eat! Yum!

Looking for a good party punch? How about an easy “Halloween Punch.” Or check out one of our newest recipes – “Witches Brew.” Green never tasted so good!

You can find these and other Halloween party specialities at our holiday recipe site – Holiday Eats.

Did You Know? Countdown to Halloween (10/22)

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

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Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
About Halloween

Oct 22 : 09 days till Halloween

Did you know that the days of apples as favorite Halloween treats are long gone. Today it’s all about the candy. And just what are the favorite Halloween candies among trick-or-treaters?

The most (search engine) searched-for Halloween candy included Tootsie Rolls, Hershey’s Milk Chocolate, Nestle Crunch, Candy Corn, Snickers Bar & Milky Way.

The holiday of Halloween dates back to the Dark Ages. Once truly spooky traditions have morphed over the years into much more light-hearted (but still mischievous) celebrations. Here is a fun look at some of the facts and folklore that describe how All Hallows Eve came to be celebrated as Halloween. Join us for a new Did You Know? each day as we count down to Halloween.

Halloween will be celebrated on Sunday October 31st.

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(October 22) Today we’re celebrating . . .  Hunter’s Moon

Friday, October 22nd, 2010


Hunter’s Moon
The October full moon is called the Hunter’s Moon because the moonlight was thought to help hunters see better at night.

photo credit: via flickr

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