It’s Party Time!

This is it, my loves.  The day we’ve all been waiting and preparing for.  It’s finally Halloween!  The pumpkins are carved, the costumes made, and the candy has been bought, eaten, and bought again!  It’s time to celebrate!

Today we’ve got your Halloween music needs covered with a couple of streaming radio stations, and one live show that’s sure to be amazing!

Continue reading

Halloween and the Real Witch

Everyone knows that witches in all their forms are a huge part of Halloween.  We dress in witch costumes, serve cookies and cakes shaped like witch hats at our parties, and decorate our houses and yards with them.  And late on Halloween night, we scare ourselves with movies about them. They are a much beloved and historical part of almost every Halloween celebration.

Continue reading

31 Days Of Halloween…Day 14…Haunted Attractions

ENTER IF YOU DARE ..

Welcome to day 14 of 31 Days of Halloween!

October is such a busy month, what with all the Halloween prep.  There’s cookies to bake, candy to buy, and so much to do in setting up our celebrations, that sometimes you just wanna take a stroll or a nice ride, and let someone else do the scaring for you.

Continue reading

31 Days of Halloween…Day 13…The Road Of Horror…Where Is It Going?

 Road Paved In Blood Seems To Be Hitting A Dead End…

Don’t let the picture fool you, I absolutely loved the new IT! I thought it (pun intended) brilliantly captured the spirit of Stephen King‘s novel while still making it’s own statement. Honestly, this was one of the only films in a long time that actually made me jump out of my seat multiple times. But

Continue reading

31 Days of Halloween Presents…Day 12: 40 Fascinating Facts About Your Favorite Horror Movies

WHO KNEW???

shallow graves presents the 31 days of halloween

Today’s the day when we pull out all of the scary movies in our collections and pile them up in preparation for a Halloween horror movie marathon. But before you grab the popcorn and dim the lights, bone up on your horror knowledge with these 40 facts about some of your favorite scary movies.

Continue reading

Whatever happened to “TRICK OR TREATING”???

Day 10: “TRUNK…OR TREAT”???

shallow graves presents the 31 days of halloween

As a child growing up in New England in the 70’s, Halloween was by far my favorite holiday. Back then, we had these really hard plastic masks that were uncomfortable and held on your head by an elastic. My siblings and I would decide ahead of time which costume we were going to wear and head out right at dusk with our pillowcases to try and beat the lines of kids, which were at least 50 deep at each house. I can’t even count the number of times I said ‘Trick or Treat” in one night.

Continue reading