Blogoween Day 3: Shop Small for Fall, Poppy Arts

Today’s post is an exciting one because I get to share the talents of someone I love very much! My sweet cousin, Stephanie, recently opened up her Etsy shop and her pieces are beautiful!! Shopping small isn’t limited to Christmas – it’s always a great way to give back to your local community and artists. Stephanie […]

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Blogoween Day 2: The Bachelorette Recap with Crystal!

I seriously can’t believe it’s already time for another season of The Bachelorette! It feels like we just finished Katie’s season, and we quite literally did just finish Bachelor in Paradise. If you missed our recaps for those, they’re all on Crystal’s youtube channel for your viewing pleasure. Anyway, it’s time for Michelle Young to find […]

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13 Days of Blogoween Day 1: My Autumn Bucket List

Hey! Nope, you’re not seeing a ghost, it’s me, I’m back! Listen, I know I’ve neglected this space (and maybe changes are on the horizon), but I’m nothing if not a stickler for tradition, so BOO! I’m back with 13 days of Blogoween, and I hope you’ll join me for some spooky fun. Fall is […]

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BlogOween Day 13: Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween, witches! We had a bit of a video fail, so sharing what we talked about with pictures of our pumpkins 🙂 Did you go trick-or-treating as a kid? Him: Yes, until I was in about sixth grade. Until we were older, we all (his brother, sister, and parents) went together. Me: Yes, until I […]

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BlogOween Day 12: Our Halloween Costumes

I cannot believe how quickly October has flown by! It’s my favorite time of year, and here we are at the end of it. It’s a little bittersweet, but I’m still looking forward to the holiday season.  Full transparency, I’m losing steam as we round the last days of BlogOween. Life has been uncertain and […]

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BlogOween Day 11: Quarantine Halloween

Last year was one of the best Halloweens ever. My work bestie and I stopped at the grocery store on the way home to pick up snacks and drinks, and our friends joined us back at my house for a fun (and extremely cold, snowy even) evening of handing out candy, snacking, and watching spooky […]

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BlogOween Day 10: My Favorite (actually) Scary Movies

Hey, hello, happy Wednesday! I know we all have our Halloween favorites like Hocus Pocus, Halloweentown, and Beetlejuice, but those are a little cotton candy and bubblegum for those of us who truly enjoy being scared. I have a love/hate relationship with horror movies. As in, I love to watch them, but hate myself for doing so […]

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BlogOween Day 8: Favorite Halloween TV Episodes

We’ve covered movies and favorites and food, oh my! But what about television? Can tv successfully do Halloween in a 30 minute slot? Yes, it totally can. For your Halloween viewing pleasure, I give you a list of my favorite Halloween episodes of tv and where to find them again! Community Season 2, Episode 6, “Epidemiology” – […]

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BlogOween Day 6: Ouija, A Ghost Story

The neighborhood I grew up in may as well have been a postcard for Halloween. Big, lofty, hundred year old houses, tree lined streets, backdropped by the train tracks. As an adult, I still look back on growing up there as a cinematic experience. It was as if the age of the houses encouraged us […]

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BlogOween Day 5: My Favorite Halloween Watches (Reblog)

What’s Halloween for if not the prime opportunity to snuggle up on the couch and watch all the wonderful movies that scare season has to offer?! Sharing some of my favorites again below! It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown – Tooth fairy, step aside, because Linus and I are waiting for The Great Pumpkin. I get […]

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