Salem, Massachusetts, Tales & Tombstones, Haunted Trolley Ride, creating family memories, family travel, traveling with kids,
Salem, Massachusetts didn’t prove to be quite what we expected. During our trip to Boston, we carved out a day to spend touring the most iconic Halloween destination in America. Rather than festive Halloween celebrations, however, we found little more than a torture chamber of silliness. While we infinitely enjoyed learning about the history of Salem, and touring the...
Salem Massachusetts Halloween
When it comes to having a witching good time in the month of October, look no further than the New England city of the infamous Salem Witch Trials of 1692. The history of Salem is undeniably alluring, and during the Halloween season, Salem’s wicked past is highly celebrated.  These 3 words are all you need to know: Salem Massachusetts Halloween.  Salem,...
Harbor Sweets, Salem, Massachusetts, Chocolate, Harbor Sweets Chocolate, Factory Tour, cleandiaper, diapersonaplane, diapers on a plane, traveling with kids, family travel, creating family memories, things to do in salem
My very first job, at 16 years old, was at See’s Candies in Portland, Oregon at the Lloyd Center Mall. I loved it so much I transferred to the store in Orem, Utah during college, and when Gabriel and I were married came back to my job at Lloyd Center. Eating bon bons all day? That's the life. Especially,...
Old Burying Point Cemetery, Salem, Massachusetts, Halloween, Haunted, Witch City, Salem Witches, Hanging Tree, Hanging Judge, Tombstones, Diapersonaplane, Diapers on a plane, creating family memories, family travel
Neither Boston nor Salem, are lacking in the old cemeteries department. Both cities have numerous burial grounds for key players in the early colonial era and American revolution. The tombstones are thin, frail and lean with the wind, they are difficult to read and have unique puritan etchings on them. They are fascinating and remarkable and contain a sense...