This episode is all about celebrating the time of our people! HallowThanksMas is upon us! October is in full swing so of course we need to bring inspiration to you for an epic Halloween. This is a short and sweet blog since we missed posting it last week, so without further ado, here are the articles we cited, as well as some of the people, documentaries, and just about everything else we mentioned!
What and Who Inspired Us to Inspire YOU:
- Kym’s EPIC list of DIY costumes came from this Good Housekeeping website article by Amanda Garrity, October 2021, 75 Easy Halloween Costumes You Can Quickly DIY at the Last Minute
- Kris’s list of costumes came came from these articles: MensHealth.com’s 32 Best Halloween Costumes For Every Kind of Guy 2021 by Adrianna Freedman and Adam Mansuroglu July 2021, and StyleCaster.com’s The Biggest, Most Iconic Halloween Costumes Of 2021 by Maggie Griswold and Summer Cartwright, October 2021.
- Additional sites we wish we had found for costume ideas before recording: Variety.com’s list and ACouplePuns.com
- You must check out YouTuber Micarah Tewers: wholesome, hilarious, disgustingly talented and best friend to all creatures great and small. Did we mention hilarious?
- For that real-life scary documentary about the cult run by Gwen Shamblin, check out HBOMax’s The Way Down.
- For the truly heart-wrenching Bob Ross documentary, see Netflix’s Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed
- CHICKEN WIRE GHOSTS…just go here. Or Google it. We’ll wait.
- Light up your life! This is Kris’ favorite strip lighting found on Amazon, which she uses every day!
- Jim Harold’s podcasts, if you’re into spooky paranormal stories are Campfire and The Paranormal Podcast.
- For the rest of home decorations, here are the articles Kris cited: Purewow.com’s Witchcore, Halloween Trees & 4 Other Halloween Décor Trends Taking Over 2021 by Candace Davison August 2021 and JuelzJohn.com’s 19 Simple and Cheap DIY Halloween Decorations for 2021
- For the Forbes.com article on haunted hotels in the US, go to America’s 25 Most Haunted Hotels – Where It’s Always Halloween
- For information about the Hotel Del Coronado hauntings, go to this page on their website.
- For information about the very haunted Queen Mary, visit their Haunted Encounters page. For information about their most haunted rooms and spaces, such as stateroom B340, check this out.
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Outtake music At the Fair by The Green Orbs, courtesy YouTube Audio Library.
Featured photo of Halloween Decorations by Kristen Core.