5 Simple Ways to Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Hocus Pocus

One of Disney’s most beloved Halloween movies turns 25 today! On July 16th, 1993 Disney released Hocus Pocus, a film following three sinister Salem witches who are resurrected from the dead on All Hallows Eve. Watching the movie has become an integral part of Halloween season in our family; and I know myself among many others […]

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Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Dip | Ghoulish Grub

The heat is real in Massachusetts this week! Temps are reaching the 100’s and it’s now more than ever that I’m wishing for the relief of Fall weather. Fall has been on my mind a lot lately (what else is new) and around this time of the year, I start craving all the pumpkin goodness. […]

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These 5 Haunted New England Lighthouses Will Spookify Your Summer Vaca

Coastal New England is a popular spot to vacation, especially in the Summertime. Out-of-towner’s flock to places like Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket wanting to spend their sunny Summer days there…but few people know the ironic dark history behind some of coastal New England’s most prominent landmarks: its lighthouses. Read on to learn more […]

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5 Magical Pumpkin Festivals in New England To Visit This October

Come October, New England is home to a plethora of Halloween festivals and attractions – some of the most popular among locals and visitors alike being Pumpkin Festivals! Read on to discover 5 of the most magical Pumpkin fests across the region that have become local tradition, and are sure to get you into the […]

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Take a Ride on Connecticut’s Haunted Trolley Rail | East Windsor, CT

Some local haunts bring back feelings of nostalgia for me, the old trolley rail in East Windsor, CT being one. I have fond memories of taking a trolley ride with my grandfather who lived nearby when I was young. We used to ride the trolley rail on Summer afternoons, with cold cream sodas in hand. […]

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The Mount, Haunted Home of Edith Wharton | Lenox, MA

Sat perched on top of a hill overlooking Laurel Lake in Lenox, Massachusetts is home to notable American author, Edith Wharton. The estate which was given the name The Mount, she considered her first “real” home though she only resided there for 9 years. Edith would conjure up some of her most notable works within the […]

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5 Halloween Candle Collections To Die For

Nothing makes me happier than the intoxicating aroma of Fall candles – except Fall candles wrapped in Halloween packaging. Today I want to share with you five awesome Halloween candle collections for 2017. Some may be familiar, most will probably be new to you!

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The Mark Twain House & Museum | Hartford, CT

One thing I’ve always found fascinating about New England, and something it’s famous for, is that it was home to many great literary geniuses. To name a few there’s Emily Dickinson’s home in Amherst, MA, Edith Wharton’s home in Lenox, MA, Harriet Beecher Stowe’s home in Hartford, CT. Also in Hartford lies this magnificent piece […]

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My First Haul! | First Glimpse of Halloween 2017 at Joann’s & Michael’s

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Not only was it my 21st birthday last Thursday, but stores have begun displaying this season’s Halloween goodies. As a birthday gift to myself, I went to Joann’s and Michael’s to scour what’s been put out so far. Read on to find out what I picked up!

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