Pumpkin Heads

Halloween, though well known, isn’t much of a celebrated event here in New Zealand. But I occasionally get the odd neighborhood gang of kids with plastic bags wrapped around their heads banging at the wrong door expecting to be given free sweets. …Huh.

“I eat sweets too kids! Go knock on my friend’s house down the road.”

There is one aspect of Halloween that manages to interest me and stops me turning into the Grinch of All Hallows Eve — Wickedly carved Jack-O’-Lanterns:

[In Sweden, the All Saints’ official holiday takes place on the first Saturday of November. Halloween]

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~ by Fionnlagh on October 23, 2010.

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