Halloween Time: What is the history behind Halloween?

The origin of the festival is disputed, and there are both pagan and Christian practices that have evolved into what Halloween is like today. Continue reading

Halloween Time: Are These The Most Scariest Halloween Poems??

 

Brief History

Why the pumpkins though?

Much of the paraphernalia of Halloween relates to festivals like Samhain: Pumpkins, hay bales, apples and other signs of the harvest. Halloween colors, like orange, yellow and black, are basically the colors of changing leaves and darkening skies, Rogers said. Continue reading