I do not have the energy to coordinate a full-scale All Saints Day party this year. So instead, I have decided that the kids will simply dress as Saints and attend a local Catholic church's Trunk-Or-Treat party. Sure, it is not nearly as exciting or fortifying as an All saints Day celebration, but the kids still get to dress up and Mom will still get a few bites of chocolate!
Meanwhile, here is a link to an article I wrote about All Saints Day, describing a time when I was a better Catholic mother....
Lets Celebrate the Saints!