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The Most Fun Outfit of the Year

Growing up, I knew the selection of my Halloween costume was one of the biggest decisions of my year. It’s a time to be anybody or anything you want to be. You can be spooky, silly or glamorous; the sky is the limit. This year, Americans are expected to spend over 9 billion dollars on this holiday. We spend 3.4 billion on adult costumes, 1.2 … Continue reading The Most Fun Outfit of the Year

Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!

The temperatures have finally dropped below 90 degrees and we are getting in the fall state of mind. October 26 @ 5 – 9 PM: Hawks Park Soccer Complex The annual EdgeFest Fall Festival is planned for Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Hawks Park Soccer Complex (148 West Turgot Avenue, behind the Southeast Volusia Family YMCA). The YMCA will … Continue reading Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!

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Ask A Local: Best Pumpkin Patch in the Area

Fall is officially here in Florida, which doesn’t mean that much has changed thanks to our balmy weather, except now we have pumpkins! Here are the favorite spots the locals head to pick the perfect pumpkin for Halloween. Best Local Pumpkin Patches FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 305 Dunlawton Ave, Port Orange (386) 767-6161 FirstChurchPO.org/PumpkinPatch FB: FirstChurchPO // Insta: @FirstChurchPO Pumpkin patch opens Oct 6 Mon … Continue reading Ask A Local: Best Pumpkin Patch in the Area

Halloween Safety for Your Pet

In my family, as I am sure as in many of yours, our pets are included in all of our celebrations and holidays. I am already planning ahead and trying to decide on the best costume for my dog as she helps pass out candy this Halloween. She has been many different characters but my favorites are the homemade creative ones with family themes – … Continue reading Halloween Safety for Your Pet