Eerie Encounters at The Lizzie Borden House & Oak Grove Cemetery (Graphic)

This past weekend has been one for the books – I finally met my best ghoulfriend Jody (Midnite Spookshow) in person after growing pretty close this past year. This trip had been something we were anticipating for about 3-4 months, not only because of all the awesome spooky stuff we had planned (which I’ll get […]

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The Bathsheba Spooner Story (Long Read) | Worcester, MA

Ever since I visited the Lizzie Borden House, I’ve been on a truecrime kick. Looking into cases of other female killers made me stumble upon the Bathsheba Spooner case, and I’ve been fascinated since. She was the first woman to be executed in the United States, in Worcester MA…not too far from home. Her story is […]

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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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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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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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30 Spooky Halloween Question Tag

Hey everyone! Hope you’re all having a great Thursday thus far. Today I wanted to do something quick and fun, a Halloween-themed tag. I’ve been blogging for a little over 2 years now over on Cinder n’ Sage and tags are something I’ve always loved doing. They’re a fun way for new peeps to get to […]

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