I shared earlier this week one of the reasons I really don’t like Halloween. So in an effort to not totally hate the holiday and ruin it for my kiddos I’ve decided to devote our Halloween to the Teal Pumpkin Project. This is focused on providing kids with non-food Halloween treats.
We came to this point because it directly effects our family. My youngest son is allergic to corn – which is in almost everything! And, in general I don’t like giving my kids tons of sugar or GMO ingredients.
One of the reasons for the corn-filled candy is that is it cheap, which is why sometimes joining in offering non-food treats can be challenging – sometimes it can get pricy. Well, we are in a financially hard season so I have to be careful about extras like this.
All of these “trinkets” are non-halloween specific and fun for most of the year. These are all under 20 cents each – so depending on how many “trick-or-trinkers” you have you can decide which are best for you. [Read more…]