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The Sticky Topic of Halloween Candy

Ellyn Satter - Seasons and Celebrations » Halloween Fun

The topic of Halloween candy is so sticky for parents that I address it in all of my books. Here's what I said in Your Child's Weight: Helping Without Harming Chapter 4, ''Help without harming with food selection.'' ''Treat candy the same way you do other...
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Silly, Not Scary, Eyeball Crafts for Halloween

A Little Yumminess - Seasons and Celebrations » Halloween Fun

The ghosts, spiders, and zombies that show up everywhere during Halloween can be a little scary for little ones. Why not try a few eyeball-themed crafts and decorations instead? It's easy to make eyeballs lean towards the silly rather than the creepy, and...
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Top Seven Ways to Make Your Halloween Night a Treat

Amy Rees - Seasons and Celebrations » Halloween Fun

We've been delighting in our wanderings through autumn, and we've tried to keep a balance between nature and leaves and cooler weather fun and that absolutely delicious holiday known as Halloween. But at this point, there's no semblance of balance.We are ...
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Beware of Halloween

Betsy Brown Braun - Seasons and Celebrations » Halloween Fun

One of the joys of being a parent is getting to do the fun kid stuff all over again. Stuff like sharing Easter baskets, making valentines, and dressing up for Halloween. You can hardly wait to dress up your nine-month-old in that lion costume and parade h...
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