Forget Bah Pumpkin! Hallowe’en is just a handy excuse for life’s good stuff

With Hallowe’en almost here I thought I’d share this post from last year which nails why I love this holiday *so* much! Also, if you share this or any other of my blog posts on social media (& tag me in the posts) between now & Friday 7th November then you’re in with the chance of winning a coaching package with me. All the details on my Coaching Giveaway page!

Rae Ritchie

And this amazing witch confections aren’t even one of those three reasons!

This week I’d like to offer you three reasons to love
Hallowe’en.

There are lots of reasons to not like it, I know.  Commercialisation, for one.  The shops have been full of Hallowe’en
merchandise and special offers for weeks, making the day seem like some kind of
weird kind of mini-Christmas based upon its worst aspect (in the same way that
Britain seems to be adopting the Black Friday tradition without the joys of
Thanksgiving).  There are also concerns
around crime and safety when you have lots of people disguised in masks
approaching others’ homes.  In the UK, some
also object to Hallowe’en on the grounds that it is a regarded as a US cultural
import that seems to usurping some home-grown, more traditionally British
seasonal occasions.

Okay, so there are three reasons to not like Hallowe’en and

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