Tag Archives: Halloween

Is Halloween observed in Portugal?

In my research for A Portuguese Christmas, I learned that Halloween is not observed in Portugal, although the observance of the American Halloween exists in the more rural areas. On October 31st and November 1st, children go from door to … Continue reading

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Who loves Candy Corn?

With Halloween upon us, today is a great day to celebrate National Candy Corn Day! Did you know that this candy was created by George Renninger of Wunderle Candy Company in the late 1800′s? He created this sweet candy to … Continue reading

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