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Top 5 Green Halloween Treats and Tips

Posted By Yuka Yoneda On October 25, 2009 @ 8:00 am In Inhabitots | 1 Comment

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Halloween is almost here, and if you’re a little spooked about going green with your little one this All Hallow’s Eve [1], we want to show you that there is nothing to be frightened of! From green kids [2] crafts to healthy treats [3] that your tot will love, here’s our comprehensive, one-stop guide of all the best tips and tricks for a green Halloween [1] to remember.



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HALLOWEEN CRAFTS [4]

From milk carton witches to newspaper Halloween towns, here are some frighteningly fun Halloween crafts [4] the whole family will enjoy.

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HEALTHY HALLOWEEN TREATS [3]

Do you find the artificial colors and additives in most candy scary? We’ve got the antidote – yummy and natural Halloween snacks [3] that your kids will be delighted to eat!

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SPOOKY RECOLORED HALLOWEEN CRAYONS [5]

These colorful treats [5] are made of broken bits of old crayons and are the prefect alternative to handing out sugary sweets.

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JACK ON BLACK HALLOWEEN BUCKETS [6]

If you’re not too keen on buying the ubiquitous plasticky jack-o-lantern baskets for your kids, try these 100% cotton, reusable cloth buckets [6] from Jack on Black.

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CASSETTE TAPE SKULLS [7]

Artist Brian Dettmer’s ghoulish skulls and skeletons [7] are made from melted cassette tapes and are a clever commentary on the “death” of analog media.

Last, but not least, don’t forget to enter your kids’ creative, homemade costumes into our Inhabitots Green Halloween Costume Contest [8] to win some superfun spooky prizes! Enter here>! [9]


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[1] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/index.php?s=halloween

[2] green kids: http://www.inhabitots.com

[3] healthy treats: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/14/6-healthier-halloween-eco-treats-for-kids-no-tricks-we-promise/

[4] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/23/inhabitots-link-roundup-of-the-week-halloween-crafts-for-kids/

[5] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/17/theyre-baaaaack-recolored-crayons-for-spooky-art-fun/

[6] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/15/jack-on-black-personalized-halloween-bucket/

[7] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/12/brian-dettmers-ghastly-recycled-cassette-tape-skulls-skeletons/

[8] Inhabitots Green Halloween Costume Contest: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/10/20/announcing-the-inhabitots-green-halloween-contest/

[9] Enter here>!: http://greenhalloween.inhabitots.com/

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