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A Brief History of Pumpkins and Jack-o’-lanterns

A Brief History of Pumpkins and Jack-o’-lanterns

Posted by Shelly Rae Watson on Oct 4th 2023

A Brief History of Pumpkins and Jack-o’-lanternsBefore there were carved pumpkins for Halloween there were carved cabbage roots, beets, rutabagas, and turnips. Yes, it is hard to believe but pumpkin … read more

There is Mythology in your Calendar | Happy Thorsday

Posted by Shelly R. Watson on Sep 25th 2022

Did you know that the days of the week are named after Roman, Anglo-Saxon, Germanic, and Norse Gods? As the romans marched across Europe, they brought with them both their religion and calendar. Th … read more

A Fun History of Unicorns | Myths Monsters and Magic

Posted by Shelly R. Watson on Sep 13th 2022

Unicorns (meaning one horn) have fascinated the world for thousands of years. These legendary animals are mentioned in many of the Asian and European myths. They were idolized by Babylonians, and w … read more
A Brief History of Gnomes  | Myths Monsters and Magic

A Brief History of Gnomes | Myths Monsters and Magic

Posted by Shelly R. Watson on Jul 17th 2022

Gnomes What is the history of Gnomes? Let’s start with a look at what is a Gnome as it relates to mythology. Mythical beings of small stature in northern Europe include dwarfs, brownies, elves, l … read more
What is Cryptozoology? Do you really know?

What is Cryptozoology? Do you really know?

Posted by Shelly R. Watson on Dec 31st 2021

Myths Monsters and Magic So, what is cryptozoology? Is it real? Well the answers are simpler than you think. Cryptozoology is the study of hidden animals. So why are they considered hidden?&n … read more