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Black licorice warnings and tips for safe Halloween celebrations
People over 40 who eat 2 ounces of black licorice a day for at least 2 weeks could experience an irregular heart rhythm that may land them in the hospital.
How to carve an original jack-o-lantern
Jack-o-lanterns date back centuries, but they weren't always carved using pumpkins. Discover the origins of the jack-o-lantern and how to carve an original.
Scary new Halloween
Kymberly Foster Seabolt reflects on the things that have sucked the fun out of Halloween for her — grown children and extreme school policies.
How to recycle your decorative pumpkins
Learn how to recycle your decorative pumpkins and jack-o-lanterns at each stage of decomposition to minimize waste and help wildlife.
I miss the Halloween tricks, treats
Kymberly Foster Seabolt details how Halloweens have changed since her children have entered college. What happened to the candy tax?
How to carve pumpkins safely
Carving a pumpkin can be a fun, festive, fall family event — as long as you know what you’re doing. Use these tips to reduce the risk of injury.
Memories of Halloweens past
Judith Sutherland has watched Halloween evolve from an innocent childhood community celebration to a high-dollar commercial industry.
5 tips for picking the perfect carving pumpkin
Not all pumpkins have the same shelf life. Here are a few telltale signs of a healthy pumpkin to look for when choosing one for a jack o'lantern this fall.
How to make trick-or-treat safer and healthier
Planning ahead can make trick-or-treating more fun for your child and the rest of the neighborhood. Encourage healthy habits and food safety this Halloween.
Show us your pumpkin art
We want to see your pumpkin art — whether carved, painted or decorated — we want to see our readers’ talents.