After stopping at a decidedly unfulfilling Halloween store on San Fernando Boulevard, Susan and I beat a path to Stats in Pasadena where we proceeded to spend waaaaaaay too much money on ghouls and goblins and tombstones and strobe lights and stuff to decorate the front yard with this October 31st.

This fiendish fellow’s my favorite:


After that we journeyed down to Olvera Street for Susan to find a specific type of top and skirt for her Day of the Dead costume this year, then we had dinner at La Golondrina before heading home.