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Irish Myth Gave Birth to the Scary Jack-O-Lantern

Irish Myth Gave Birth to the Scary Jack-O-Lantern

Growing up in an Irish family one hears their fair share of myths, and the jack-o-lantern is one of the scarier stories. The centuries-old¬†practice of carefully carving pumpkins into scary decorations is common in October.¬†Immigrants brought the tradition with them when they came to America. Originally, large turnips and potatoes were used to create the […]