It is not nearly as exuberant or colorful as some, but it has become a very moving celebration of the saints who have preceded us in death. Our icon guild placed the icons of Saints they have created recently.
The children really enjoyed making sugar skulls which they shared by placing the skulls on the altar (and are hoping their parents will allow them to eat when they pick them up next Sunday... hence the enormous piling on of icing and candy decorations!)
|Is there really a skull under here?|
|This skull is in serious need of my friend Dr. JoAnn Allen, who is a dentist. Please consider voting for her on Tuesday if you live in House District 31. She is a terrific woman and would be a wonderful asset in the New Mexico legislature.|