15 Ways Halloween is Celebrated Around the World

Banks Of The Foyle Halloween Carnival/Tourism Ireland Dressing up as a ghost, ghoul, fantasy figure or celebrity and kids trick-or-treating is the American idea of Halloween. But its somber roots are in its very name: originally All Hallows’ Eve, it was the night before All Saints’ Day, followed by All Souls Day, both [...]

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Pumpkin Carving

Evelyn's host family invited Michele and Yumi, 2 other Brazilian au pairs in Dominique Ortiz's Virginia-based cluster, to carve pumpkins for Halloween!  Having the au pairs participate in this typical U.S. tradition for Halloween is a great example of global awareness.

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