Besides all the cute costumes our kids wore and the pounds of candy that made its way back into our homes yesterday (which I’ve already had too much of), many across our globe began a ritual of remembrance. What is rooted in Aztec tradition, The Day of the Dead has been carried on through many cultures, most significantly in Mexico.
Six years ago I found myself smack dab in the middle of a Day of the Dead parade in the Mission district of San Francisco. I had never heard o
And why we must SAY NO TO SLIME. Have you ever made a mud pie? The original mud pie made out of mud carefully selected from the front yard after a rain. You've got to mix just the right amount of dirt with the muddy water, making sure to not make it too soupy, tapping the sides every so gently, then you smooth out the top by moving your hand around and around until it's just right. And then? And then nothing. Absolutely nothing. I didn't eat the pie. I didn't do anything with