Beggars’ Night

On October 30, 1926, my Grandma was born on Beggars’ night. She was the first child of Raymond F. Durbin and Ula Mae Akin Durbin.  She told me that Beggars Night was the “treat” portion of Trick or Treat years ago. From the research I have done, it is mainly a midwest tradition. My Great Grandfather [Read On]

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Cute Halloween Masks-Freebies

The past few weeks have been busy weeks getting my boys settled with school. I can hardly believe that in another month we will be dressing our little ones up and taking them to trick or treat. Our oldest is 16 and has little interest in dressing up, however our younger children still enjoy it. [Read On]