barmbrack
I love to dig deeply into holiday and secular traditions. Learning new things is what give life its spice. Speaking of spice I ran across a fantastic Halloween oddity that […]

Barmbrack, an Irish Halloween tradition


All through the year I collect funny images and Halloween cartoons about Halloween. Every year I post the ones I liked best. It has become kind of a really fun […]

Halloween Cartoons 2019


It has been a while since I last posted. This is mostly due to my contentment with my situation, career, life in general and so on. That being said, I […]

Fear vs. Passion


As a child growing up in the 1980’s, I was never shielded from the rampant consumerism this decade  is well known for. The xmas holidays always conjure the sweetest childhood memories. […]

Hills is where the toys were



Yule is the original Norse-Germanic Pagan festival that marks todays Winter Solstice before it was replaced by the christian version of ‘christmas”. The lyric from “Deck the Halls” goes “Troll […]

Yule Never Believe this..because you were taught



I write this with the full knowledge that I have not posted anything in a very long time. Really it is a testament to how well life has been treating […]

Bourbon Delights my whiskey Journey


wishes
Please accept with no obligation, implied or implicit, my best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low stress, non-addictive, gender neutral, celebration of the winter solstice holiday, practiced within […]

Wishes for the winter solstice holiday



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I have a pseudo tradition on my blog of posting a bunch of Halloween images on or before each holiday. This is the Halloween 2017 batch. I hope you enjoy! […]

Halloween 2017 Cartoon funnies


cutty black sow 1
I like to explore the cultural connections between the holiday of Halloween and people that invented it. One of the more interesting legends I have run across recently is that […]

The Cutty Black Sow, a Gaelic Legend



Weber
I stepped into our neighborhood bargain store and immediately my eyes were drawn to a shelf in the far corner where a lone box marked Weber sat. Now, I have […]

Oh What a twisted Weber we weave.