Americans in particular are fond of their tradition of Trick or Treating. Modern myth tells us that the practice began with the Catholics, but it may be more ancient even than that! How did it start?
Florrie Labradoodle loves Halloween! Learn some top Halloween facts including the legend of Stingy Jack and why we carve pumpkins.
An article about some of the animals of Halloween and how they became associated with the holiday. This article covers information about owls, bats, toads and spiders.
There is a direct connection between the modern celebration of Halloween and the ancient Celtic mysteries of the British Isles
The fear of Halloween, known as Samhainophobia, can be extremely debilitating. Learn the symptoms, causes and strategies to overcome this common, but not often talked about, phobia.
Christian All Hallow's Eve, Pagan Samhain, imported secular revelry from the US – what is the real history of Halloween in Britain?
Every year, families carve pumpkins and put them out on their doorsteps. But why do we do this, and where did the tradition of doing so actually begin? The Jack O'Lantern is steeped in history.
A not-so-ordinary approach to explaining the origins and practices of Halloween.
Halloween is an ancient pagan festival of Samhain which was observed in the Autumn by the Celts of the British Isles. Over the centuries the observance of the holiday survived with the name change to All Hallows Eve or Halloween which recognized its being observed on the eve of the Christian All...
Halloween Lanterns Halloween is a popular holiday; a time to celebrate the sinister, to play tricks, dress up and have fun. It is also a much more ancient festival than many of us realise, and the unbroken traditions can be traced back...