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    Yesterday, 07:14 PM
    Happy I could help! And thanks for the compliment. I try to change up each window every year, but this was one of my favorite windows. I'll have to bring that into the house for the party this year and make room for the next scene... whatever that will be. :)
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  • WitchyKitty's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:34 PM
    LOL! Too funny! :D Well, the rest of my sunflowers have finally been sprouting in my greenhouse so, once the weather gets warm and not windy and raining, again, I'll get those planted out in the garden. I finally have my mini October Pumpkin, Daisy Gourd, Cucumber and Zucchini seeds all in their germination baggies. In a couple days, I should, hopefully, have some germination happening and I can get them potted. Once they get to first true leaf size, outside they will go!! All of them...
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:20 AM
    I swear my neighbors would turn me in to the DEA if they saw that on my property!
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    Yesterday, 05:09 AM
    Or DIY with a flicker circuit: https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Blinking-Light-Bulbs-with-Lamp-Starter/
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    Yesterday, 05:06 AM
    And you can go higher tech with the Hue lights.
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    Yesterday, 04:56 AM
    I've been through a hell house with one of those in the abortion room... DO NOT RECOMMEND. I do like the dentist idea.
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-19-2019, 07:48 PM
    *glances around* So, um, I'm just going to say it... I normally park on the street. Am I unintentionally being an *******? I mean, I understand the being upset with clutter, blocking the walkway, and people parking in front of YOUR place. But the house across the road parking on their side of the street? I don't see how that would be any business of mine. We've got 4 cars on 4 very different schedules. While we can all fit in the drive, it's a lot easier if I park on the...
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  • The Joker's Avatar
    05-19-2019, 05:50 PM
    Hey Poodles. For a slightly different effect than the flame bulbs JW posted (which are pretty cool), you can also purchase a device that makes lights flicker. LightsAlive makes something called a "MiniFlicker 2"... https://lightsalive.com/miniflicker2.html. It can run up to two devices via standard plug. They're not cheap though at $99. I bought one last year to use in our Freddy "basement" display in one of the front windows. Here's a video to show you how it looks. The fixture on top of...
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-19-2019, 06:23 AM
    Well the Big Moose were aggressively bursting from the pots to where I risked damaging the roots if I didn't get them in, so they're out. It's not a hoop house, but it'll have to do. The third row was inside some corn (in case these need shade), so I couldn't row cover it, just hoping this week of wet doesn't bring more hail.
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  • WitchyKitty's Avatar
    05-18-2019, 01:41 PM
    It's amazing all that you are doing for your pumpkins, Col. Kdestra, great score on the patio set...I'd have grabbed that up, too, in a heartbeat!!!
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-18-2019, 10:44 AM
    That is one hell of a production. I'll try to get more pics of mine this weekend. Was going to be moving them outside, but weather...
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    05-18-2019, 09:52 AM
    Frankie's Girl replied to a thread Hi in Member Introduction
    Welcome! :)
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  • Defenestrator's Avatar
    05-18-2019, 08:22 AM
    I haven't experienced anyone going 'big' per se, but as of last year I can safely say that we have noticed a significant increase in general decoration and participation. We definitely see more jacks on porches, more decorations in windows, and even a few yard props / tombstones and lights. There is also one young man that has been coming to examine our layout every year since we started in this location, and he is now old enough that he's begun building his own little yard haunt up the...
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    05-18-2019, 02:08 AM
    Love it!!!! Cant wait to see more :)
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  • The Joker's Avatar
    05-17-2019, 04:34 PM
    Sorry... this thread was just calling to me for some reason. :) Not sure if you tried it yet, but Spirit Halloween has some options. I'm sure there are plenty others out there a Google search away... https://www.spirithalloween.com/product/kids-joker-costume-deluxe-batman/58910.uts?Extid=sf_froogle
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  • The Joker's Avatar
    05-17-2019, 04:19 PM
    Wow... this is discouraging to read. :( I wish people would be inspired rather than get more lazy. That's crazy! Many people stop by to say they love the decorations, or alter their normal walking routine to pass by the house every day, but I wish some would get more into the spirit. UnOrthodOx - That's great that you've had some success inspiring others! One of the reason's I asked this was because I came across some videos about a neighborhood in Romeo, Michigan... Tillson St. Man I...
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-17-2019, 03:17 AM
    Sitting here listening to a particularly violent hailstorm in the dark of the morning. The sunflowers might be toast (they are generally tough, so maybe not). Most the tomatoes have a row cover on, though, and at least I had decided against trying to push the pumpkins out yet. That's an awesome wagon Kdestra. Who's pup? I can just see him riding down the street in the wagon LOL.
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    05-16-2019, 12:56 PM
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  • WitchyKitty's Avatar
    05-15-2019, 01:23 PM
    Sorry to hear about the millet getting munched. :( I deal with plant destruction via hungry woodland critters on a daily basis...
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  • WitchyKitty's Avatar
    05-15-2019, 01:22 PM
    Our weather is, finally, warming up to outdoor planting temps!! Now that our lows are out of the danger zone...so far...and our highs are jumping up to 70's and 80's all of the sudden (why do we never have a nice, long Spring or Fall, anymore?? Just right up to 80's...sigh...), I went ahead and started planting my seedlings in ground, outside. Of course, no sooner do I do this and the weather says possible severe storms, tomorrow. Sigh, again. Here's to hoping everything doesn't get pummeled. ...
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-15-2019, 06:19 AM
    Yeah, I was prepared for a huge fail from the get go, but to have it down to it being eaten is hard to swallow. I'm not set up in any way to prevent such eating in the future either. I actually encourage the likely culprits of cats or skunk (more likely with the digging) to keep away other unwanted things anyway.
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  • UnOrthodOx's Avatar
    05-14-2019, 08:43 PM
    Define 'going big'. There's been a marked increase over the last 7 years. I don't think it's coincidental at all that my carving party started 8 years ago. But, I had a haunt for many years before that as well that didn't quite elicit the same response as getting the neighborhood involved with the party seems to have. No, no one 'goes big', as in cover a yard in a haunt, but they 'go small'. They actually decorate. Bats in trees, a couple props here or there, light projections,...
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  • Frankie's Girl's Avatar
    05-14-2019, 06:18 PM
    Moving this over to the site issues section so they may respond soon.
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  • The Joker's Avatar
    05-14-2019, 05:13 PM
    Hey all. Just curious, have any of your neighbors started decorating ďbigĒ after you started, or after you moved in? Iím sure some of you are lucky enough to live on the same block as other haunters, but Iím curious if anyone here has inspired another nearby to start their own excessive Halloween decorating? It hasnít happened here. Iím just asking because I wish another home on the block would go all out and decorate big. It would be inspiring. The nearest house near here that decorates pretty...
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    yeah, I'm well. lol. just broke. I haven't found a cure for that yet. work and more work gives no relief, just false hopes. well, will of course try again. so how you doing? getting ready for Halloween?
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    I love the quote in your signature. Jack Prelutsky is a great poet.
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    Got the E-mail. thanks a lot! I know how slow Paypal is, so no worries on my end. Glad you got the dog promptly.
    Looks like you sent $40? You didn't have to add extra, I'm happy to help out a fellow haunter.
    But I appreciate it and I'll put it to good use on a Halloween prop.
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    That's OK. No big rush on my end. Did the dog arrive yet?
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    I'll send you a PM.
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    Thank you so much for all your kind words on my photos! It is greatly appreciated!
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    thanks, I'm glad we're friends. I'm doing good. hating all the snow and cold weather. looking forward to summer. so how are you doing?
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    Thanks so much for the birthday wishes! I am so sorry to hear about your personal difficulties. I certainly hope the strife you are experiencing quickly abates and you are back to more tranquil and happy times very very soon!
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