Holidays

Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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10 Spooky Ghost Movies That Will Give You Chills

You'll be lucky if these ghost movies don't haunt you long after the credits reel.


10 Fascinating Facts About the Day of the Dead

Learn the Day of the Dead facts that keep this ancient tradition thriving.


How to Become a Real-Life Ghost Hunter, According to Paranormal Investigators

Sorry Ghostbuster movie buffs, it's absolutely nothing like the films!


The Spookiest Things Ghost Hunters Have Seen on the Job

These spine-chilling stories from real-life ghost hunters will have you hiding under your covers.


How to Find Out If Someone Died in Your House

It's really creepy to think about, but if you're honestly curious, here are a few practical ways to try to...


This Is The Real Meaning Behind Common Omens and Urban Legends

Before modern science, these premonitions didn't leave much room for second-guessing; however, some still hold for the very superstitious today.


These Guinea Pig Costumes Exist as an Early Christmas Gift for Your Soul

If the holiday season is stressing you out already, don't worry, Christmas-themed guinea pig costumes exist to restore all the...


It Is Possible to Be Scared to Death, According to Science

Is it possible for a spook to go too far?

This Dad Makes Halloween Costumes For Kids in Wheelchairs–and You NEED to See Them

How one man’s beautiful vision is becoming a reality for children with disabilities across the country.


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Here’s What Halloween Looks Like at the Happiest Place on Earth

When the happiest place in the world becomes the spookiest place, it's still pretty magical.


This Is the Real Reason You Believe in Superstitions—Says Science

Most Americans know superstitions are nonsense. But why do more than 50 percent of people still believe in them?


Fall Decorations: DIY This Adorable Owl Craft to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Build a rustic owl out of recycled bottle caps, jar lids, and utensils.


8 of the Most Insane Corn Mazes in America

These life-sized puzzle paths will blow you away.


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This Is the Real Reason You Hate Scary Movies

Yes, it's perfectly normal to NOT enjoy being scared.


The Director of ‘The Exorcist’ Saw a Real Exorcism—and It’s Far More Terrifying Than the Movie

William Friedkin had never witnessed an exorcism other than the fake ones in his film. Here, he recounts his experience...


These True Stories Behind the Shipwrecks on Lake Superior Will Give You Goosebumps

A museum in Upper Michigan pays tribute to the lives lost on the waters of Lake Superior.

Science Has An Explanation for Why You Might Be Haunted By Ghosts

The real reason behind phantoms is far from menacing.


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This Is What the “Harry Potter” Cast Really Thought About Their Costumes

PLUS: The series' costume designer reveals which actor loved their costume the most.


7 Halloween Dessert Ideas From Six Sisters’ Stuff

The bloggers at Six Sisters' Stuff know how to get in the Halloween spirit with these quick and easy dessert...


“Weird Al” Yankovic: Genius, Hoarder, Weasel-Lover

He has six platinum records, three Grammy awards for inescapable spoofs like "Fat" and "Eat It," and a perpetually sold-out...


Halloween Around the World: Customs and Traditions

How do people celebrate their version of Halloween around the world? With less candy corn than you'd think.

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Monster Eyeballs Halloween Treat Recipe

Use miniature M&Ms (green are fun) to make the irises in these monster eyes and begin with very soft butter,


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3 Things To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

[step-list-wrapper title=”” time=””] [step-item number=”1.” image_url=”” title=”Moderation is key.” ] Let your children pick out some candy each night until


Black Cat Cookies

Perched on Popsicle sticks, these unique cat cookies are sure to please.


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Halloween Cookies

Cookies are a favorite for any occasion. Make these for trick-or-treaters, take them to a school or church bazaar or


The Best Thriller Books of All Time

What makes a thriller thrilling? Nonstop action, precarious situations, hair-raising suspense, and heroic characters all exemplify the best thrillers on