Understanding The Concept of Halloween

This is one of my all-time favorite photos of my daughter, Amy, taken on her 2nd Halloween. It captures the EXACT moment when she grasped the meaning of the holiday: You go door-to-door visiting strangers, they give you free candy, and then YOU GET TO EAT IT.
Nevermind that, for the other 364 days of the year, we spend our time as parents trying to teach our children to be cautious around people they don’t know. On October 31st, it’s all about the chocolate.

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