Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Halloween Boo Mountain Friends!

  Well, it’s been a very difficult Halloween week for the Eastern portion of the U.S. and Canada with the occurence of former Hurricane Sandy. And at Blue Mountain, our hearts go out to all those affected by this devastating storm. Of course many communities … Continue reading

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It’s a Halloween Celebration!

  It’s that creepy time of year when it’s fun to do all things “boo-tiful” to make your home a bit more festive and give the kids in the neighborhood something new to shriek about.  Whether you add an eerie … Continue reading

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eCard of the Week–HEADS UP

Halloween is quickly approaching with all of its magic, sorcery and frighteningly good times! Why not create some of your own spine-tingling fun by giving voice to this eerie headless horseman? It’s our talking eCard that pays homage to Washington Irving’s well-known … Continue reading

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Spooking of Halloween…

  If it gets your broomstick all in a knot to think about how to address your Halloween cards this year, hold on to your pointy hat, because we can spell things out for you pretty quickly.  Halloween has been … Continue reading

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Saturday, October 20, is the Sweetest Day of the Year!

It was 1922 and a committee of 12 confectioners in Cleveland, Ohio, distributed 20,000 boxes of candy to “newsboys, orphans, old folks, and the poor,” according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer on October 8th of that year. Some of the biggest … Continue reading

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It’s Boss’s Day–October 16!

Today is Boss’s Day, which was officially observed in 1962–four years after being proposed by Patricia Bays Haroski who was an appreciative employee at State Farm Insurance in Deerfield, Ill. She chose the date, October 16, in honor of her boss’s … Continue reading

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Wishing You a Care-Free Day

Is someone you know missing the warm balmy days of summer already? If so, this “Care-Free Day” postcard, our pick of the week, might be just the thing to whisk them off to a happy mini-summer “getaway.” It’s one of the many free postcards from … Continue reading

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October–Breast Cancer Awareness Month

As most everyone knows, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A large number of organizations and medical establishments have joined forces and are working together to promote awareness of this disease, share important information, educate, and help provide greater access to … Continue reading

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Happy October Birthday, Oh Iridescent, Remarkable You! Those born in October fall under two signs: Libra, the Scales, September 23–October 23 Scorpio, the Scorpion, October 24–November 21   Flowers of the Month…Calendula, Cosmos Birthstones/Meanings…Opal, Tourmaline, Pink  Sapphire/Hope To read more … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Julie Andrews!

“In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun, and – SNAP – the job’s a game!” For many of us, the character of Mary Poppins, so delightfully played by a young Julie Andrews, … Continue reading

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