Author Archives: Starrlight

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The Super Halloween Playlist Post!

Belle and I were super excited when we were told we could take over the MSM blog for three whole days to celebrate our favorite Holiday and make a Super Spooky Halloween Playlist for you. 1. Bela Lugosi’s Dead – Bauhaus – The Ultimate Halloween song in my mind. It’s Bela. It’s Bauhaus. It’s dark….

Halloween? What in the Sam Hain are you talking about?!

But Halloween is actually a much older and deeper holiday than one might guess from it’s costumes and Mini Snickers modern version. Let’s step back in time a bit and talk about the real origins and meanings of This Most Spookiest of Days.

Halloween’s origins can be found in the Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). And yes the correct pronunciations totally ruins my post title but hey 😛