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…trick and treat

Happy Sunday, crusaders, and welcome to a very Halloween #SundayFunday. As we prepare for Tuesday’s festivities and perhaps recover from this weekend’s revelries, I hope you’re able to take a moment to enjoy.

But before we get to the treats, let’s take a moment for the tricks. Halloween is the perfect time for frightful fun, but somewhere along the way fear mongering worked its way in there too with the annual tradition of hypothesizing about all of the terrible things that could happen among the tricks and treats. Read the rest of this entry

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…Fall In

The weather isn’t really cooperating (here at least), but this first full weekend of October has me in an autumn mood. Although, to be completely honest, I’ve been in an autumn mood since late August.

I can appreciate that not all share this special affinity for the fall. Some are still missing summer, or already dreading winter. This Sunday Funday seems like the perfect opportunity to help you appreciate the season we’re currently in. Read the rest of this entry

…Fall Back

It’s officially fall! While it’s sad to see summer go, the autumn season has a few things going for it as well.

For one thing, it’s not ungodly hot. There’s also sweaters, and an assorted variety of hot beverages. And seeing as it’s Flick Friday, I should also point out that there’s a lot of pretty awesome fall movies.  Read the rest of this entry

…Flip Ahead

The time we all knew was coming is here—the end of the network television season. Back in the dark ages, before streaming and Netflix original programing, that meant that couch potatoes were forced to watch reruns or (gasp) find something other than television to occupy their time.

Thankfully, the television season never ends, and this is also the time of year when networks announce what’s in the pipeline for the upcoming season. So you can spend this time planning out your fall television viewing schedule. Read the rest of this entry

…freak out

2WC Film HalloweenIt’s the first Flick Friday of October, and you know what that means? It’s the perfect excuse to share my favorite Halloween movies.

First, a distinction, scary movies and Halloween movies are not one in the same. Would I categorize scary movies as acceptable Halloween entertainment? Probably, but the world of Halloween films spans far beyond bone-chilling horror. Call me a wuss if you must, but I like my scary movies with a side of intellect, explanation, and humor. Read the rest of this entry