Safe alternatives to Halloween trick-or-treating during the pandemic

Genevieve Brown, author of “The Happiest Mommy You Know,” suggests a DIY candy slide instead of digging into a bowl of sweets, putting up a piñata in the backyard and an indoor scavenger hunt.
1:54 | 10/18/20

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Time now for our weekend download. Halloween is just a few weeks away, and it will be very different this year. We have Genevieve joining us with happy alternatives to Halloweens. They say you should avoid door to door trick or treating, haunted houses, and trunk or Weather permitting there is a lot you can do outside. Instead of reaching into a communal bucket, they stand at the bottom of a slide and that is how they get their treats. Wicked makers has a very easy DIY slide. What if you want to keep the fun in your own backyard? Right, a pinata. Fun any time of year, but especially for Halloween. Maybe you want to make your own to extend the crafting around the holiday and the DIY network has really fun ones. Little kids swinging a bat helps with social distancing as well. If the weather doesn't cooperate, you can have the kids respond. It is a win-win for the candy. Also hey, let's make stuff, ideas and pony bingo. Fantastic. Always a great to see you this morning.

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