Celebrating the Day of the Dead

by This is Carrie on November 3, 2008

This year, the girls especially wanted to remember Nana in hopes her spirit might come for a little visit. We stacked the shrine with her some of her favorite things to eat and drink (cinnamon toast and heavy cream) and talked about our favorite memories.

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Jen November 3, 2008 at 3:44 am

So cool you guys are getting back to your Mexican roots and celebrating this holiday. I thought about celebrating this year, but I think the boys need to have a little better concept of “death” before it will have any kind of meaning. We’ll aim for next year….but without the cute skirts.


Chloe November 3, 2008 at 3:49 am

How perfect. I’m sure that she loved it.


Elise November 3, 2008 at 5:41 pm

I think it’s awesome that you celebrate this holiday. As bizarre as it might seem with all of the skulls and stuff, I think this is a very special holiday to remember loved ones.


Rachel@oneprettything.com November 3, 2008 at 7:54 pm

Aww, this is so, so sweet! What a nice memory,


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