We are a week and a day away from
Today I have some trivia for you,
hopefully no repeats.
Halloween marks the end of the
Over 1.1 billon pumpkins have been
Pumpkins come in various colors
other than orange. Today we can see
green. white, gray red and blueish gray .
Pompion is a French word for pumpkin.
Irish started the carving tradition.
Google the story of Stingy-Jack.
In 2016, the world's largest pumpkin
weighed in at 2,624.6 lbs in Belgian.
A New Hampshire man recently won
a North American contest with a pumpkin
weighing in at 2,528 lbs. Making him the
United States record holder.
Candy sales have risen over 2 billion.
The avg person spends approx. $81
dollars on candy with Snickers being
the most purchased candy bar.
This of course is second to Christmas.
The first Halloween card was made in
The colors of Halloween-
Orange--warmth, leaves, vibrance of
life, harvest bounty.
Black--darkness, black cats, witches,
cauldrons, bats and spiders.
Red--color of blood.
White--mist, mad scientist's coat,
ghosts, moon and lighting.
Supernatural, all things mystical.
Green--slime, monsters and things
that glow in the dark.
We'll stop here for now. Watch for
anther Halloween trivia post soon.
How do you make a tissue dance?
You put a little boogie in it. HA! HA! HA!
~Keep on Dreaming~