LITTLE HALLOWEEN REPORT FOR 2021

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LITTLE HALLOWEEN REPORT FOR 2021

Post by Pumpkin_Head » Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:24 pm

Hi Folks:

Well here we are again. It's a brand new year, Christmas is over for the year, and it's time to start thinking about St. Patrick's Day, Easter, along with spring and summer picnics, the 4th of July, and last but by no means least, HALLOWEEN 2021. The tradition of observing "Little Halloween," is STILL alive and quite well in my home, however so I thought I would post a report here for those of you who like to participate in it with me.

I have some bad news, and I have some good news. The bad news is that we only have one month this year in which the 13th falls on a Friday. Friday August 13th is all we get in 2021, so it's important for those of us who like a little taste of Halloween will have to make it a little extra special. The good news is August is the end of the Summer, and many of you, I notice, start champing at the bit for Fall and Halloween around mid August. August, incidentally, is ALSO when Kroegers, Walmart and various other retailers start putting out their Halloween merchandise, so having "Little Halloween" in August will give us a little extra 'frosting' on our creepy early celebration of Halloween cake.

It's quite a ways off, however, so I don't have any definite plans as of yet other then to barbecue something nice and play some loud records. I'll have my "Little Halloween" activities more nailed down when it gets closer to the time. I will also post something to Halloween.com when it gets closer as a reminder.

So that's my 2021 "Little Halloween report. HAPPY NEW YEAR, and may it be a darn sight better then 2020 was!!

Mike


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Re: LITTLE HALLOWEEN REPORT FOR 2021

Post by Andybev01 » Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:44 pm

Happy New Year, Mike!

In these interesting times it's good to keep ourselves grounded, and Little Halloween does indeed help in that regard. :)
All you that doth my grave pass by,
As you are now so once was I,
As I am now so you must be,
Prepare for death & follow me.

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Post by Pumpkin_Head » Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:54 pm

Yes, we do need something other then Covid 19 and all the nasty politics going on today, and "Little Halloween" gives us all something to look forward to. Incidentally, Halloween (as in Oct 31st) is on a Sunday this year, so once again, we have a weekend day, and more chances for ToT ers to come to the door.

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Re: LITTLE HALLOWEEN REPORT FOR 2021

Post by Murfreesboro » Mon May 10, 2021 9:56 am

Mike, my whole family is aware of Little Halloween now, thanks to you.

I think an August Littke Halloween will be awesome. We may be doing a family vacation early in the month, as both my sons have birthdays the first week. But we won't be going as far afield as we did last year.

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Post by Pumpkin_Head » Mon May 10, 2021 5:56 pm

Well it's SO NICE TO KNOW that I got someone interested in a new family tradition. With my late brother jack, it was Christmas music every time it snowed, even if it was March or April. With me it's "Little Halloween."

So thanks for the kind words. I do think my oldest niece and her husband also do "Little Halloween," and they also celebrate April 30th (I con't know how to pronounce or spell the word) the same way I celebrate them.

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Post by Murfreesboro » Mon May 10, 2021 8:47 pm

Yes, your idea has certainly spread! It's a fun idea.

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