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Spirits & Skeletons

14 Ways to Look Awesome for Halloween at Spirits & Skeletons Friday 10/31
October 14, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Having trouble deciding on your costume for Spirits & Skeletons? I got you, bro. Houston’s favorite Halloween party — the one and only Spirits & Skeletons — is back at HMNS! With the entire museum open you can shake your stuff with a stegosaurus, grab a drink with a skink and get spellbound by bewitching gems, […]

A Spirits & Skeletons wrap-up: 4,000+ guests, 13 Cruella Devilles and nearly 500 pictures
October 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Were you one of the more than 4,000 costumed guests to grace Spirits & Skeletons 2012 on Friday night? It was one of the best-attended events in museum history, and we were delighted to have everyone out in full, freaky regalia. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite snapshots below: To peruse the full gallery […]

The next time somebody bugs you to cook, cook bugs! We recommend these Chocolate Chirp Cookies
October 23, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

Did you know that insects are eaten in more than three-quarters of the world’s countries? They are a good source of vitamins, minerals, protein, carbohydrates and fats and have a very small environmental footprint when compared to other types of livestock. Think that’s gross?  You are probably ingesting insect parts everyday — you just don’t […]

Spirits & Skeletons approaches: Dress up without dumbing down with these scientifically inclined costume ideas
October 15, 2012 · 2 Comments

We know you know all about Spirits & Skeletons: Molly and the Ringwalds will be rockin’, a caricature artist will be zombifyin’, and a bug chef will be grossin’ you out. But do you know the most important part of all? Namely, what you’re wearing? We’ve all been atwitter over here planning our ghoulish get-ups, […]


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