Tag: halloween

The Halloween Grinch Strikes Again

The Halloween Grinch Strikes Again
The average family will spend $185.50 this year on Halloween. Within that $185.50 figure, 41% ($76.05) of the expenditure will be for candy, 36% is allocated to costumes ($66.78), and decorations will consume 23% ($42.67). When did Halloween evolve into such a huge deal? I have a hard time remembering much about Halloween from my... Read more »

When Did Halloween Become Such a Huge Deal?

When did Halloween evolve into such a huge deal? I have a hard time remembering much about Halloween from my childhood. Perhaps that’s because I am trying to dredge up memories from 60 years ago. Once, I asked my mother what costumes I wore for Halloween, and she informed me that it really wasn’t a... Read more »

Remembering Halloween Traditions Across Generations

I’m having a hard time remembering much about Halloween from my childhood. Perhaps that’s because I’m trying to dredge up memories from 60 years ago. So I asked my mother what costumes I wore for Halloween and she informed me that it really wasn’t a big deal when I was a kid. In fact, she... Read more »
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