5 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in July

We’re halfway through this Twilight Zone episode known as the year 2020. I think all of us could use a little holiday spirit to lighten the mood. Many people like to celebrate “Christmas in July,” but some of us prefer Halloween. After all, why celebrate such a great holiday only once a year? Here are five ways [...]

2020-06-29T20:05:14+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

How To Celebrate the Summer Solstice

Summer starts on June 20. This auspicious date is the longest day and the shortest night of the year. The Summer Solstice is sometimes referred to as Midsummer or Midsummer's Night, in neopagan traditions it’s known as Litha-- a time to honor sun deities and celebrate the fertility of the earth.  This date and the [...]

2020-06-17T19:59:10+00:00June 19th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

How To Be Horrified At Home

It’s summer, and many of us are still stuck at home due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Most movie theaters are still closed, and even libraries are not fully open. What’s a horror junkie to do? Here are some ideas about how to creep yourself out in the safety of your own home: Movies and T.V. [...]

2020-06-05T16:07:43+00:00June 5th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague The current pandemic has made many people curious about epidemiology and the history of epidemic diseases. Everyone who knows I have a history degree has asked me about the Black Plague. Here at Castle of Chaos we know you like to be morbidly [...]

2020-05-22T19:05:06+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague

5 Ways to Celebrate Friday the 13th

5 Ways to Celebrate Friday the 13th The first Friday the 13th of 2020 is coming up, and we think it’s an occasion to celebrate, especially since St. Patrick's Day falls on a Tuesday this year (boo). Friday the 13th has been associated with all kinds of bad luck and superstition--from Templar curses [...]

2020-03-10T16:06:27+00:00March 13th, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Celebrate Friday the 13th

The Best Horror Films On Netflix Right Now

The Best Horror Films On Netflix Right Now February is winding down, and before it does, you should check out some of the great horror that Netflix has to offer. Right now, Netflix has a huge variety of horror and thriller films, including everything from old classics to modern blockbusters, and Netflix Originals. [...]

2020-02-28T15:27:42+00:00February 28th, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on The Best Horror Films On Netflix Right Now

The Best Winter Entertainment in SLC

The Best Winter Entertainment in SLC We are half-way through February and so ready for spring, but despite what the groundhog says, there is more winter weather yet to come. This time of the year, many of us feel an overwhelming urge to get out of the house and do something. But what [...]

2020-02-14T16:05:13+00:00February 14th, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on The Best Winter Entertainment in SLC

7 Haunting Winter Stories to Read Now

7 Haunting Winter Stories to Read Now Winter has always been a time for storytelling. There’s just something about the snowy weather that makes people want to gather around a fire and tell tales. For some, this cozy time of year conjures up images of merrymaking and light-hearted stories that distract from the [...]

2020-01-16T17:13:08+00:00January 17th, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on 7 Haunting Winter Stories to Read Now

5 Fascinating Facts About January

5 Fascinating Facts About January In the US, January is usually viewed as a quiet month when everyone goes back to work after the holidays. It's not uncommon for people to stay holed up in their homes watching Netflix and praying for spring. This isn’t the case everywhere. January is home to some [...]

2020-01-02T16:42:06+00:00January 3rd, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on 5 Fascinating Facts About January

The 7 Best Toys to Terrify a Child with This Christmas

The 7 Best Toys to Terrify a Child with This Christmas We all remember favorite toys from our childhood; a babydoll, a cuddly stuffed animal, or maybe a light bright or easy bake oven. Toys are supposed to be fun and cute and not violent, right? Well, toy manufacturers haven’t always agreed on [...]

2019-12-18T16:33:29+00:00December 20th, 2019|Blog Posts|Comments Off on The 7 Best Toys to Terrify a Child with This Christmas