Tricks and tips for a safe Halloween!
Kids love a good scare on Halloween! But not when it comes to staying safe on this spooky holiday! Fortunately, there are many things both children can do to keep themselves safe and parents can do to make sure their little trick-or-treaters stay safe too!
Choose costumes wisely:
Trick or treat with care:
Preparing your home for the trick-or-treaters:
If trick-or-treating isn't right for your child, consider a candy swapping party with friends and neighbors! You could have a costume contest, monster mash dance off, or, mummy wrap game using toilet paper or crepe paper, first one to completely covering their partner wins!
You can also check local schools or community centers for other options such as trunk-or-treat! Where costumed children walk through a parking lot, stopping at cars with decorated trunks and receiving candy!
There is a lot of fun to be had on Halloween, and can be safely enjoyed! Putting some extra care into planning can ensure you aren’t fearful as you and your children celebrate! Happy Halloween!
Posts written by the Team ELM family!