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would you rather??

Give out small bags of chips, doritos, cheeto's, pop--corn, and all that instead of candy for halloween?

I was thinking also of small grab--bags of those little toys given out at a birthday party. Trinkets, or rings, or whistles, .....

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coffeeyum

Asked by coffeeyum at 11:57 AM on Aug. 16, 2010 in Holidays

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  • I give out small playdough. You can get a huge package at Sam's. Kids of all ages love it! And I had suckers for the little ones who were too little for the playdough.
    queen.bee

    Answer by queen.bee at 11:59 AM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • i'd rather give out the trinkets :)
    Walker101

    Answer by Walker101 at 11:59 AM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • yeah, thats always nice..i always throw away the chewy candy
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 11:59 AM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • As far as candy goes...we pass out chocolate...not completely bad for you and it doesn't stick to your teeth like sticky candy (think starburst or skittles) does. We also pass out stickers and things like that.
    motherofpearls

    Answer by motherofpearls at 12:01 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • ya as a kid I loved the ones that gave out play-dough or silly putty- as a mom me and my kids love the ones that hand out those glow necklaces or bracelets!
    hotrodmomma

    Answer by hotrodmomma at 12:04 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • by the way some new to halloween ''poster'' just was happy to have this her first halloween and that is the spark that got me thinking about this idea instead of candy.

    snacks
    prizes
    stickers
    beads
    (help me add to this list, ''please, thanks.'')
    coffeeyum

    Comment by coffeeyum (original poster) at 12:08 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • as long as you're not the house that hands out pennies/toothbrushes/apples, you'll be fine.
    Kassey713

    Answer by Kassey713 at 12:12 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • I like to give out glow bracelets.... you can buy them in bulk on line.

    sahlady

    Answer by sahlady at 12:15 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • screw that...i want the candy
    Maureen-MD

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 12:17 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • yes those sold in a bag of 20 or more are nice... stickers, tattoos, stampers, mini-playdough, (good idea, ty!!) Anything else?

    snacks??
    granola bars
    miniature erasers with little spiders, pumpkins, green witches ...
    coffeeyum

    Comment by coffeeyum (original poster) at 5:53 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

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