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2013-10-16 23:03:29

Learning ZoneXpress suggests stickers, party prizes, healthy snacks and more as healthy alternatives to Halloween candy. Owatonna, MN (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Halloween is fast approaching, a time full of festive costumes, spooky decorations, pumpkin carving, and loads and loads of sugary candy. Although there is nothing wrong with an occasional sweet treat, when kids come home with pillowcases full, one has to wonder…are there any alternatives to bags of Halloween candy? Of course...

2013-10-14 23:02:18

A kid made Halloween light and a magical wizard wand have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Both are easy to make with items found around the house and they will look great on Halloween night. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 Halloween can be a little scary for some kids and one of the solutions is a night light. A simple to make Halloween light and a magical wizard wand are perfect for a fun filled Halloween night. The night light is easy to make together with the kids and is...

2013-10-13 23:01:45

Fun Halloween games and coloring pages have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Let the kids have a blast with these great ideas from seasoned moms. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 13, 2013 Halloween is just around the corner. Let the kids have a blast with fun Halloween games and Halloween themed coloring pages this fall. Seasoned moms are sharing their fun ideas on Kids Activities Blog this week. The three festively decorated Halloween printable games feature a candy corn design. The...

2013-09-09 23:25:24

Party World's Partywedding.com has expanded their Costume Accessories selection in wigs, makeup, jewelry, masks and hats in time for Halloween. As one of the largest party supply stores on the Internet, this enhances their already extensive Halloween and fall season party supplies and decorations. (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 In time for Halloween Party World has dramatically expanded their costume accessories section including a huge selection of wigs in many colors and styles, makeup...

2012-10-24 04:01:52

Dr. John Khoury of the Oxford Smile Center in Michigan will once again promote dental health and community outreach during their annual Candy-Buy back event. Participating families also receive Starbucks gift cards. (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 The Annual Candy Buy-Back Event at the Oxford Smile Center is right around the corner. Dr. John Khoury is encouraging all families in the Oxford-Lake Orion community to participate this year. "Our annual Halloween Buy-Back Event is great for the entire...


Latest Scottish folklore Reference Libraries

Kelpie (Water Horse)
2013-09-19 09:54:21

The kelpie is from Celtic folklore and is a supernatural water horse haunting the rivers and lochs of Scotland and Ireland. Versions of the fable vary from region to region. It is described as a powerful horse with skin like that of a seal, smooth and cold to touch. The kelpie’s color is black in some versions, white in others, but always has a dripping wet mane. Other descriptions include green with a black mane and a tail that curves back. Still, always dripping wet and sometimes...

Loch Ness Monster
2013-09-08 07:15:39

One of the most well-known, talked about, and searched for cryptid in history is the Loch Ness Monster, otherwise known as Nessie. It is a large animal that is claimed to inhabit Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands. Its description has varied from each account over the years from when it was first heard of in 1933. Many reported sightings, photographs, videos and sonar images have been released since, but there has been no proof of existence to date. The most common belief for Nessie is a...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

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