It’s that time of year where all those sugar skulls, bright paper flowers and pan de muerto is abound. It’s Día de Los Muertos (aka Day of the Dead)? From the history of the holiday to sugar skull crafts and even snacks, we’ve rounded up the best ways to help your kids celebrate this special holiday. Keep reading to discover more.

The Skull Truth

Wondering what's the real story behind Día de Los Muertos? Click here to get the lowdown on the significance of sugar skulls, why it's such an important holiday in Mexican culture and how you can celebrate at home. 

photo: Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz

Sweet Sugar Skull Crafts

We found awesome and easy sugar skull crafts for you to try at home with the kids! Click here to see them all. 

10 Recipes Perfect for Día de Los Muertos

From traditional Mexican recipes to sugar skull sweets, we rounded up 10 of the best ways to cook and bake your way through the holiday. Click here to see them all. 

— Gabby Cullen

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