Eat before trick-or-treating

Feed your kids a hearty, early dinner so they’re not too tempted to sneak treats on the go. source

Test running the makeup

Practice toddlers costume & makeup a couple of days prior to Halloween, so little one will have time to adjust to the new look. source

Jack-o-lantern safety

Creating a jack-o-lantern? Steer her clear of ones with candles and use glow sticks. source

Applying makeup

When using makeup on a child avoid the eye area, nostrils, ears, and nothing should go inside the mouth source

Halloween safety tip

If your kids are old enough to trick-or-treat without an adult, tell your kids to stay in a group. – http://ow.ly/d3jdR

Flashlights at Halloween

Consider using a flashlight or glow stick instead of a candle to light your pumpkin. http://bit.ly/Pu8cl7

Know where to trick or treat

Have kids trick-or-treat in areas where there are a lot of people around & avoid taking short-cuts through alleys. http://bit.ly/NMYwEt

Manners at Halloween

When trick or treating have kids wait at end of the line before going to door if there are people there before you. http://bit.ly/PrvREW

Halloween makeup

Wearing makeup for halloween? Test in a small area first. Remove it before bedtime to prevent skin irritation. http://1.usa.gov/Pu8gBE

Halloween walk about

Walking around neighborhood for Halloween? Bring a stroller or wagon, so if they get tired you have a backup plan. http://bit.ly/R7gFO9

Trick or Treat tip

A good meal prior to parties and trick-or-treating will discourage youngsters from filling up on Halloween treats. http://bit.ly/NMYwEt