I Love Trivia! Fun Halloween Facts:
Today I’ll be on Martha Stewart’s Sirius Satellite Show at 10:30amPST (Channel 112). So fun (and bummer, I will not be live from New York, rather live from Pasadena!!)
Tune in for some great ideas! While you’re at it, did you know…
Fun Halloween FACTS & FIGURES:
* Halloween was brought to North America by immigrants from Europe who would celebrate the harvest around a bonfire, share ghost stories, sing, dance and tell fortunes.
* The estimated number of potential trick-or-treaters across the United States is 36.1 million.
* Orange and black are Halloween colors because orange is associated with the Fall harvest and black is associated with darkness and death.
* The major pumpkin-producing states produce 1 billion pounds every year!
* The ancient Celts thought that spirits and ghosts roamed the countryside on Halloween night. They began wearing masks and costumes to avoid being recognized as human.
* If you see a spider on Halloween, it is the spirit of a loved on watching over you.
Have a ball tonight!!!!
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