If you need a Walking Dead fix in-between seasons, you will soon have that option courtesy of McFarlane Toys. They’re currently available online (at least the ones are that haven’t already sold out yet….) and it sounds like Toys R Us will also be selling them in the fall.
Congratulations to the winners of this year’s pumpkin carving contest and a HUGE thank you to all the generous donors who provided prizes. A big thank you as well, to the two volunteers from Kids Cancer Care who braved an evening of icy cold wind and a short supply of ghouls and ghosts — it […]
Are you a Halloween trivia guru? Did you know that in 2011, adults spent $1.21 billion dollars on Halloween costumes and $310 million on pet costumes? To boost your haunting stats knowledge even further, check out the following: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Halloween Statistics – 2011 Halloween Statistics 2012 Halloween By The Numbers – 2012
The zombies are revolting! Well, yes, they’re supposed to be, but this year they’ve started complaining about their hands and how un-scary they are. It’s embarrassingly true; for the past several years, the zombies have all being wearing work gloves. Why? Because the fake hands you can buy in stores are terrible and only seem […]
One of the most important elements of Halloween is kids. Without them there wouldn’t be trick or treating, cool costumes or yard haunts. Unfortunately, some kids aren’t able to get out to enjoy the scary sights, dress up or score huge pillowcases full of candy. So this year we decided to host our first annual […]
I have several half-zombies that hang out in the yard haunt each year, and they get spiked into the lawn and I hope stay that way until the night is over. This year I wanted a way to mount them that was a little more reliable and that would let me mount them anywhere, not […]
If you’re a fan of 5K fundraiser runs, here’s one you definitely won’t want to miss — the Zombie Survivor run in Cochrane, AB. The event takes place July 23, and you can register as either a human or as a zombie. Humans are given three flags and have to complete a 5K obstacle course […]
An interesting Kickstarter project, this story is seen through the eyes of Lorna Thompson (Maisie Williams from Game of Thrones), a lonely suburban schoolgirl, who joins a mutant gang of teenagers on a quest to discover their true identities. They uncover a global conspiracy, which they must find the strength to fight before civilisation is […]
The TEDtalks series covers almost every imaginable topic in many different areas such as science, music, environment, health, technology and more. They’ve presented talks on how schools kill creativity, why victims of domestic violence don’t leave and why you should have more insects in your diet. One subject I didn’t expect to see, though, was a […]
You’ve dug out the plastic tree from under the stairs, you’ve hung the lights and tinsel. You have everything planned and prepared… or have you?