Gettysburg is a richly historic area, boasting some of the most famously haunted battlefields involved in the American Civil War. But with a history so bloody and sorrowful, there have been numerous, spine-tingling...
Heroine. Crack. Meth. All some of the hardest narcotics to hit our streets in the history of detrimental drugs. But in more recent years, a new face of narcotics has emerged from behind the scenes...and would you...
When I was a little girl, my grandmother told me the chilling story of Blue Dog Hill. The spine-tingling story has stuck in my memory and it is still circulating Southern Maryland's collection of ghostly legends to this...
Tampa has quite a decent selection of vintage clothing shops.If you are an avid vintage clothing collector and you crave new vintage shop havens, be sure to visit the following vintage clothing shops.
As beautiful and grand as Don Cesar hotel is, would you believe that it is indeed haunted? Romance and tragedy hold hands in this spooky tale...
As a child, did you climb trees? Did you build tree forts? Did you play hide and seek, cleverly using the nearest, large pine in which to hide? Trees possess a magical quality for children, as well as for adults...most...
Learn about Midsummer aka Litha, a Pagan summer sabbat. Learn how to celebrate Litha/Midsummer in your own special way.
Sometimes we find ourselves asking why do we need family? There are at least ten reasons why we need family, and here they are.
More recently, however, I have heard two conspiracy theories that really threw me for a loop. These particular conspiracy theories involve the music industry and three very famous icons that have come out of the music...
When people hear the words "Witch Trials", the first thing that usually pops into their minds is Salem. What most would be surprised to learn is that the unnecessary and heinous act of trying, torturing, and killing...
What's up with voodoo dolls anyway? Are they the cornerstone of the Voodoo religion? Find out what exactly voodoo dolls are all about and learn a little more about Voodoo.
If you own a cat or dog, you may have encountered a problem with some pesky little critters, more commonly known as fleas, in your household at some point. As embarrassing as this problem may be, there is a way to rid...
For centuries, maybe even millennia, people all across the world have believed and seen the "wee folk" or what are more commonly referred to as fairies. Some have even claimed to have captured two particular types of...
Shadow people (aka shadow men or folk) are said to be harmless and usually viewed peripherally but sometimes encountered face-to-face. Learn more these figures and what to do if you meet one.
Find out about the history and hauntings of a beautiful Maryland plantation.
Read the tale of sleepy hollow and learn about the real town of Sleepy Hollow, New York.
Ever wanted to invite a fairy into your home or garden? Invite the fairies into your life now with my tips described here.
Nightclubs are for the young...for the wild and rebellious to dance the night away and maybe pick someone up along the way. At least this has been the ubiquitous definition of a nightclub since they were first...
The beaches in Florida are some of the top most beautiful in the entire world and with good reason. But there is a darker side to Florida that most are not aware of...learn about the most haunted.
So you are dying to go on another Cruise through tropical waters this summer, but there might be one little thing holding you back...your 2 year old. Well, I am here to tell you that you shouldn't let that stop you and...
In the past twenty years, the number of paranormal experiences and hauntings reported in schools across America has been on the rise. With stories of ghostly children and murdered teachers and even lonely janitors, this...
Throughout the history of man, the sea has always been a dark, dangerous and mysterious place. Dating back thousands of years, when man first spunked up enough courage to begin to sail the seas, there has been many a...
Was Billy the Kid really a hardened criminal murderer or was he merely misunderstood? Was Brushy Bill Roberts really Billy the Kid?
Old Hollywood quotes from Jean Harlow, Judy Garland, Bette Davis, Audrey Hepburn, Mae West, and Ingrid Bergman.
Did you know that it's possible to get addicted to nasal sprays? Unfortunately, I learned this the hard way. This is what I did to break my dependence.
What most do not realize is that the belief in werewolves has been around for centuries—well before the twentieth century's film producers made their spine-tingling horror flicks.
Our married lives tend to begin feeling stale or boring (yes, I said it...don't judge me...you know it's true!), but I believe it is because we forget about that spark that we once had with our spouses. All we need to...
What better way to celebrate a big event than by throwing a party, roaring '20s style? No one partied better than the flappers and dapper men in the underground speak easies, during Prohibition.
There are many reasons why you should NOT get a private student loan. If I can warn you about one thing, avoid Sallie Mae's private student loans at all costs! And here's why...
Living in the Medieval times was no simple feat for any class or culture of people. In addition to pillagers and thieves, political corruption, and ongoing famine, the people also had to suffer through infectious...
The spring equinox is knocking on our dew-stained windows...many Pagans celebrate the spring equinox, also known as Ostara. Learn about Ostara and the beauty of the spring equinox.
Ectoplasm is a paranormal phenomenon in which a strange, liquid-like substance flows from the orifices of a medium, specifically during a seance or other forms of contact with the dead. The word ectoplasm is derived...
Such wonderful, positive images usually flood children's imaginations when the words "Fairy Tale" are uttered. Disturbingly though, Fairy Tales in their original form, even the tales written and told by the Brothers...
Vintage & Antique Recipes: Ten of My Favorites, Including Green Tomato Pie and Fried Chicken Maryland
Ten of the most nostalgic and unique antique and vintage recipes from grandma's antique and vintage cookbooks. Green Tomatoe pie, Lobster Cocktail, Lemon Coconut Bars, Fried Chicken Maryland, Butterscotch Parfait, etc.
Out of all of the infamous pirates that tormented the oceans for hundreds of years, there had to have been some female pirates, right? Right ye' are!
Convinced that you have a poltergeist in your house? Here are some ways to get rid of that pesky poltergeist once and for all.
For centuries, In an over-populated musical world of men, most of the extremely talented women have been left in the shadows...in the dust. However, within the past thirty years, strong female musicians have emerged....
What about redesigning your kitchen in retro 1950's style? You could have a rockin' red and aqua atomic kitchen...or perhaps even a mid-century yellow & black kitchen? You can make your vintage style kitchen dreams come...
By merely gazing out over the illuminated Tampa Bay waters, while driving over the amazing Sunshine Skyway, you would have absolutely no idea what sort of mournful mystery lurks in this particular span of water and...
Learn a bit about Ancient Egypt's gods and goddesses.
Many nursing mothers wonder what are the best foods to eat in order to give their nursing baby the best nutrition possible. The possibilities of nutrition are not as limited as many new mothers might think. The key is...
The goatman is a creepy urban legend often told in the state of Maryland. Another widely known creepy legend told in Maryland is that of the haunted Crybaby Bridge. Come explore these hauntings with me.
The number one positive attribute of owning a Ragdoll cat is their docility! Ragdolls are exactly what you would picture them to be...loving and playful. They are also very calm and relaxed, which plays into the whole...
Boudicca was a strong and revered queen of the Celts in Britain in the first century before Christ. She was ruler of the Iceni Celtic tribe that resided in the Southern part of Britain, then known as East Anglia.
Have you ever gone back to the same place in your dreams? Is there a meaning to these recurring familiar dream places? Keeping a journal may help you find patterns in your dream settings.
Sirens are mythological creatures originating in Greece. The sirens were once thought to have been considered deities at some point, but may have fallen from their position amongst the Greek gods.
Lately I have taken notice of a huge trend sweeping through the NFL's fields...long hair! Rough and brilliant athletes wearing their hair in long locks? Is this insanity? Is this feminine? Somehow, no! And it seems that...
There are certain ways to handling judgmental family members, which I will share with you...based on my experience. Each of these ways have consequences, both good and bad
Learn about the origins and uses of mirror scrying, cloud scrying, fire scrying and others.
If you want to know the best witch movies ever made, enjoy! A few of these are even family-friendly and great to watch during Halloween.
Legends of witches in America have been around since the beginning of America. Read stories about Maryland's witch Moll Dyer, the notorious Salem Witches, the Bell Witch of Tennessee fame, The Blair Witch, and also...
In order to be a truly Rockabilly at heart, you need to be submerged in the Rockabilly spirit and know what it truly means to be Rockabilly. Dive into the rockabilly roots and a deep love will grow in your heart and...
Bipolar disorder. This mental disorder is more than difficult for the person diagnosed with the disorder, but it is often not discussed that it may be even harder on the bipolar person's family and friends. There are...
Rockabilly clothing for men can be found newly manufactured and can also be found in rockabilly vintage form, from the forties and fifties. Did you know that there are different styles within the Rockabilly style...
Have you ever taken a look at your grandma's old photos and been inspired to find a similar vintage style or look? I encourage you to do that, and find my examples useful to aid you in creating your own vintage style...
Do you consider yourself to be Rockabilly? Or maybe you just love the rockabilly style and flair? Well, this winter you can stay warm and still be "cool" by picking yourself up a rockin' Rockabilly style winter coat.
Not only was Lucille Ball an amazing actress and comedienne in the 1950s, she also had impeccable style. In this Stuck in the '50s Hub, I will show you where you can shop and how you can shop to emulate some of Lucy's...
Learn how to make the best authentic blue crabcakes. Learn where to buy maryland blue crab meat, too.
The first chapter in my personal hauntings series. My frightening experiences with an evil spirit in Marbury, MD and also a little boy ghost in Mechanicsville, MD.
Tampa has many secrets, some of which loom in the dark. One of those secrets is the traumatic past of Ybor City, of which is a very haunted part of Tampa to this day. Come find out why Ybor City is the most haunted part...
If you are an avid DIYer or vintage lover, and are looking for vintage fabric to create your own vintage look, sometimes the best way to find the right vintage fabric is online. If you are a risk-taker and a hunter,...
Learn about the legends of the wee folk, the fairies from Europe. Irish Fairies, Scottish Fairies, English Fairies, and Italian Fairies. Learn about the different types of fairies of legend in Europe.
Elizabeth Bathory is a historical figure with much controversy surrounding her name. Many fantasists claim that she was one of the first vampires, possibly a Queen of the Vampires. Others claim that the Countess was...
Want to find the best rockabilly clothing for women online? Check out my rockabilly fashion suggestions here!