Origins of Some Creepy Halloween Customs 

Now that the spookiest time of the year has here, I bet you have a ton of exciting Halloween plans in the works.  

Even though you celebrate this much-loved event every year, you may be missing some key details. 

Check out this collection on the history of Halloween customs to get in the mood for the upcoming spooky season. 

Jack-o'-lanterns were first carved from turnips in 19th-century Ireland. 

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According to Irish tradition, Stingy Jack, a drinker who bargains with the devil, 

is destined to wander Earth with only a hollowed turnip for guidance. 

When ghosts roamed Earth at Samhain, the Celts were clever to dodge them. 

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