Happy Halloween everyone!

Don’t forget to post your pumpkin pics on our facebook page and we’ll share the best with everyone!

Ward off evil spirits with a scary mask, for the spirits (both good and bad) may pass through the border from the “other” world tonight!

Don’t forget to share your pumpkin or turnip lantern pictures on our facebook page, we’d love to see them!

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Long before pumpkins were ever used at Halloween there was the turnip lantern, a tradition that started in Europe. Carved out turnips faces were used to represent the dead at Samhain, Halloween (All Hallow’s Eve) and Trauliicht gët Gebrannt

We’d love to see your turnip and pumpkin lanterns on our facebook page and we’ll share the best ones with everyone.

Happy Halloweeeeeen!

Ward off evil spirits with Jack o’ lanterns and scary masks, for the spirits (both good and bad) may pass through the border from the “other” world tonight!

Don’t forget to upload your Halloween lantern pics to our facebook page, we want to see how creative you all are!

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Easily scared these Luxembourg girls!

Trauliicht gët Gebrannt is a longstanding tradition in Munshausen, Luxembourg that involves all the boys in the town frightening all the girls with hollowed out turnip lanterns. The tradition was born out of guarding the village cattle. The boys herd the cattle back from their fields as night falls terrorising the female sex with their illuminated turnips as they go

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Picture: Pumpkins and Turnips by Merideth on Flickr

A pumpkin would you believe? 

  1. Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
  2. Aperture: f/4
  3. Exposure: 1/50th
  4. Focal Length: 42mm

Nearly time to get carving those pumpkins for Halloweeeeeeeen!

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Loving the decor on these Pumpkin Pies!

3amcravings (by anniedaisybaby)