This might be a fun project for folks in coastal locales instead of the traditional pumpkin as the Jack O’Lantern of choice, Coastal Living provides an alternative in the form of a pineapple.
The Great Dinosaur Dracula blog has updated the Halloween countdown with loads of really neat ideas.
Just be forewarned, the blog can contain some strong language so parental discretion is advised.
The updates are…
Obscure horror toys found on eBay
TV Guide Halloween Listings from 1990 (I like stuff like this way more than I should)
and Creepy Commercials Part 9 (including horror themed wrist watches that I had forgotten about)
From Fox News
Burger King may be considering bringing a spooky burger to the U.S. in time for Halloween.
According to the blog Burger Lad, the fast-food chain will be selling, for a limited time, a burger with black buns in the U.S. The “HA.1.OWEEN WHOPPER” will put a traditional Whopper plus A.1. steak sauce between two black buns as a Halloween promotion.
Other autumnal limited time offerings that will reportedly join the menu with the spooky burger are the A.1. Smoky Bacon Tendercrisp and a Pumpkin Spice Oreo Shake.
With the upcoming release of the newest Star Wars film, a slew of new merchandise has hit the market. That includes some Halloween goodies that go beyond your basic Darth Vader and Princess Leia costumes. Here’s a couple of great examples available from Think Geek.
Star Wars Jack O’Lanterns
I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t more than a bit interested in getting my hands on those pumpkins.