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Saturday Sneak Peek: Too Cute to Spook Collection -- Week Four

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Hey peeps!  It is time for the final sneak peek in the Too Cute to Spook Collection.  I think you are going to really like this one--the final image I mean, but you'll have to wait to Tuesday to see the whole thing.  Until then let me tease you with a little taste of it...

Okay, this should be fun.  I can't wait to see what you guys come up with!  Offer up your guess as to what you think this image might be by Monday at 5:00 pm EST in a comment on this post to be eligible to win.  You never know what goody may be coming your way!

DON'T FORGET... We are really hoping to get a fantastic name for Naomi's latest new release which is a sweet little witch.  The prize for the name we choose is a total of three images and depending on the number of entries there might be more prizes offered.  We want to have lots of ideas to choose from so if you haven't already offered up a name, please go and check the details of that post out HERE.
  Take care everyone and I hope t…

Bit by the Bug Beginnings: Another Bug is Born

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Welcome to Week 3 of... Well, howdy doody everyone.  It is LISA HERE with the third image that is part of our Too Cute To Spook Collection.  Today I bring you...
?????????????? No, you aren't seeing things.  This image currently does not have a name.  However, we are hoping that will not be the case come two weeks time.  You'll definitely want to get in on this deal so keep reading to find out how.

Before we get to that though, it is time to learn about the origins of Trick or Treating...

As I mentioned last week when we explored the origins of Hallowe'en, the ancient Celtic people celebrated the festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in) from October 31st to November 2nd.  During some of these celebrations, people in the villages would disguise themselves in costumes made of animal skins to drive away any unwelcome spirits that might try and cross the veil. 

As far back as the year 370 there was a custom that took place on or about the festival of Samhain that involved young…