Haunted Heritage Cupcakes by Shannon Michie-mcdonald Tonight at the Museum!


What goes along with our Haunted Heritage Event tonight at the Carleton Place and Beckwith Museum? CUPCAKES by  Carleton Place’s very own Shannon Michie-mcdonald



The first ones are “B52 Boo!” A chocolate base cupcake with hints of baileys, kaluha and ammeretto , with a coffee cream cheese frosting.
The second is a Candy Corange Cream Dream. It is a French vanilla cake with orange lemon icing.
The third is Nutty Nightmare and that is a chocolate cupcake with grizzly grey peanut butter frosting and a fondant full moon. It is embellished with a dark cherry chocolate full moon or quarter moon.
 We have also added  speaker Emma Drummond  (yes Lorna Drummond’s very own Granddaughter) who is in her last year of Humber College and interning at Cole Funeral Services and will have some interesting things to say.

Speakers are: Linda Seccaspina, author of The Tales of Carleton Place and Tilting the Kilt- Vintage Whispers of Carleton Place. Also Jennifer Fenwick Irwin curator of the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum will have a brief duscussion about the display of yesterday’s rites and traditions that will be only available to view that night.

Honourary Greeter Guest will be: Town of Carleton Place Councillor Sean Redmond. 

Guest speakers will be: 

Steven Robert Morrison

Well known Tarot, Palmistry and Facereader from Ottawa will discuss all sorts of interesting traditions and symbolism of funerals etc. 

Steven, has been active in the spiritual and the metapsychic fields of study for the most part of his life. Following a path and exploring the varied ideas and philosophies of many faiths. Always outspoken and with both the ability to say “what needs to be said” while all the time remaining diplomatic, honest and understanding.Steven, has proven he as the ability to see things that seem to lie just beyond that of the ordinary and the everyday.With more than a decade of doing this as a source of fulfillment and as a joy, and with more that 35,000 individual readings– we know what he has to say about the rites of the departed will be of great interest.

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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