Tag Archives: Halloween

Gift #1139: Thinning of the Veil

This past weekend my mother and I attended “Music of the Night” at the Gothic Chapel of the downtown cemetery.  It is a long tradition that now spans a full decade of attendance.  It’s hard to believe it’s been that … Continue reading

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Gift #1109: Owl-o-ween

And so we’ve slipped quietly into November.  While we dreamed of pumpkins, the magical Halloween night transformed into a misty November morning.  Almost without notice an ordinary miracle happens every morning as light is resurrected from darkness.  Our autumn has … Continue reading

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Gift #1108: Transformations

Happy Halloween!!  For nine years my mom and I have built a tradition of going to our downtown cemetery during Halloween for an organ concert and a tour of the cemetery.  It is a grand old cemetery, founded in 1866 … Continue reading

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Gift #1037: All Hallow’s Eve

Happy Halloween Everyone!  We’ve had a lovely couple of days celebrating the season.  We had a Halloween pitch-in and costume contest at work and then I’ve been passing out candy this evening.  In between answering the door, I made Halloween … Continue reading

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Art Jewelry Elements October Reveal

Two blog posts in one day!  That might be a record!  This month I participated as a guest contributor to Art Jewelry Elements blog.  They host monthly challenges to make jewelry using art beads for a particular theme.  October’s theme … Continue reading

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Gift #903: Cauldron Cowls and other Halloween treats

“Double double toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble” My Halloween package has made its way to the recipient, so it’s time to show you what I put together for her.  I’m still overwhelmed by what my sweet swap … Continue reading

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Gift #901: Halloween Package

I had a wonderful surprise this evening when I got home from work!  I participated again this year in a Halloween swap with Tiny Owl Knit group on Ravelry (an online community for knitters, crocheters, etc).  My package arrived today … Continue reading

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Gift #890: Around the corner

Guess what’s just around the corner?? Curious owls, moonlight and bats, ravens and potion jars….. it’s almost Halloween!  I’ve been waiting to share this picture (taken back in August) as soon as fall started to emerge.  This week we’ve had … Continue reading

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Gift #719: Halloween Cemetery

May I wish you all a very happy All Hallows Eve?  I’ve been waiting a long time to share today’s post with you.  We have a treat on this spooky night – a passage by Pedro Antonio de Alarcon which … Continue reading

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GIft #718: Halloween Plates

I usually have at least one blog post during the fall season about Halloween decorations that I’ve enjoyed.  We’ve had a few already, but today I wanted to share pictures of some decorative plates that were for sale at Hobby … Continue reading

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