I'm sure you will love this post by The Silver Voice
She has not only the history of Halloween, but also her personal memories and even better, some great recipes.
My personal connections with Halloween were not so much from my childhood as we didn't really celebrate it here..
at least not until I was a teenager.
Then the American influence was appearing
in magazines a bit and on television.
However it will always hold a far more important place in my heart as it was on Halloween
that I gave birth to our first child, a son.
Just to show a few more traditions...
IRISH HALLOWEEN TRADITIONS