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Survival Tips for Kids Who Don’t Celebrate Halloween

You and your family do not celebrate Halloween. Whether it is for religious or secular reasons, your choosing to abstain from Halloween festivities likely sets your kids apart from their peers in their school and neighborhood. Here are a few tips to help your kids navigate the month of October in a manner that is […]

Halloween Fright Night: Fun or Harmful?

Halloween is a night known for the macabre and scary.  Is this a good thing?  Is it fun or harmful for kids?  Should parents embrace or avoid the scariness of Halloween?  Here are some tips to help you handle your kids’ Halloween experience. First, let’s acknowledge that you can’t protect your kids from all frights.  […]

Trick-or-Treating Toddlers

Halloween can be fun for toddlers: dressing in fun costumes, trick-or-treating, getting lots of candy.  However, it can also be a nightmare for toddlers:  being scared by the macabre of Halloween, staying up too late trick-or-treating, having a sugar rush and crash.  While toddlers may not retain their Halloween memories into adulthood, they can enjoy […]

Halloween Costumes

For a moment, think about the Halloween costumes we wore as kids as compared to the costumes our kids wear today.  When we were kids, most costumes were homemade and “cute”.  We saw kids dressed as jack-o-lanterns, ghosts, princesses, firemen, astronauts, etc.  While some costumes of these characters or items are still available today (at […]

Halloween with Kids

Halloween.  Fun for kids; stressful for parents and nannies.  How can you make Halloween fun for your kids without stressing you out? Set a goal. Is your primary focus to frighten or entertain? Certainly, both elements should be present (at least to some degree) in any good Halloween celebration, but what is your primary focus? […]