A Dozen Halloween Tunes To Get You Dancing

October 6, 2015

  Any Halloween party worth its salt needs to have music. Good music. Whether it be dance tunes, scary background atmosphere or just fun spooky sounds, you’ve got to have a soundtrack. This post will be the first in a series on popular Halloweenistic tunage. I only chose 12 because there are a ton of songs out there and the list could go on quite a while. I would love…


Halloweenishly Horrifying TV Shows

October 5, 2015

This post was first published in 2010 on my “personal” blog MoonCat Farms Meanderings. Since the list is still relevant, I thought I’d share it here. ~~~~~~~~~~     I decided to honor Halloween by sharing some of my all-time favorite scary TV shows with all of you.  While most of these shows are classics, we have a few “newer” entries on the list as well. I know many of you will have…


DIY 2×4 Black Cats for Halloween or Every Day

October 4, 2015

  I have a true love for black cats. Besides epitomizing Halloween and witches, they are gorgeous little panthers. I have a house full of cats, but my most spoiled of the group is my Porkchop. He is a rescue, or as my vet calls him, my trauma kitty. He only has 3 legs, he’s blind in one eye and limited in the other and pretty much is a trouble…


The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe – Halloween’s Ultimate Poem

October 3, 2015

There is nothing that speaks to me more of Halloween and spookiness than Edgar Allen Poe’s most famous of poems, The Raven. It is the embodiment of dark, dreary and mysterious.  It could also be the root of my fascination with the lovely, ebony star of this work. The Raven By: Edgar Allan Poe Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary, Over many a quaint and…


Super Seven: Funny Halloween Movies

I think of all the holidays we celebrate, Halloween has the most movies made about, around or celebrating it. This will be the first in our series of posts where we chat about our favorite Halloween flicks. Today we will look at seven super films with a plan to poke you in the funny bone. In no particular order other than alphabetical, we have: Beetlejuice This is such a fun…

October 1, 2015