Dia de los Muertos

Pixar to Celebrate Dia de los Muertos

With animated horror flicks doing pretty well lately, it was only a matter of time before Pixar threw its sombrero into the ring, and now that they have, it's time to celebrate by painting skulls! YAY!

The Horror Chick Celebrates Dia de los Muertos in Mexico

The holiday of Halloween is definitely well-covered terrain around these parts every year, but for the 2011 version yours truly, Heather Wixson, thought it might be fun to head south of the Border to Playa del Carmen, Mexico, to experience for myself the wonderful customs and rituals of Dia de los Muertos (or Day of the Dead for all you gringos out there) as part of my long-overdue vacation.