Halloween Safety Tips

One of the most important things about Halloween (besides having a great time) is keeping your children safe! One way to avoid trouble is by avoiding masks – they may obstruct your child’s vision and make it hard to see cars or fellow trick or treaters. Not to mention, they have the ability to be grossly hot and difficult to breathe in. A fun and exciting alternative is to paint your face instead (or get a Par-T-Perfect staff to do it for you!) Visit this link for lots of other ideas to make this year’s Halloween a safe one. http://www.essortment.com/all/halloweensafety_rwmo.htm

Halloween Birthday Party Tips From Oakville Par-T-Perfect !

Happy Birthday, Punkin’! Pssst. Hey — jack-o’-lantern. Yeah — you! Move it on over. The birthday pumpkins are in town. And we’re carving out a little space of our own. For autumn birthdays, there’s no better way to decorate than with the true legend of the fall — the pumpkin. Here’s a few ideas to get you started…and some tips to make it easy on yourself.  First, a few ideas… “Blaze of Glory” Pumpkins Line up enough pumpkins so you can carve one letter in each to spell “H-A-P-P-Y B-I-R-T-H-D-A-Y.” (Math tip — that’s 13.) Place a candle or flashlight … Continue reading

10 Great Halloween Party ideas for kids

Halloween Hullabaloo!! Slime bucket for spider rings – use cellulose wallpaper paste, green food colouring , water and $ store spider rings – kids reach in to get prize – keep paper towels handy Marshmallow bobbing – bucket of water put marshmallows in just as child is ready to bob or they dissolve – use large ones Wrap a mummy – divide kids into teams of 6 or so have them create a mummy with toilet paper and tape Mini pumpkin deco – glue on hair , draw faces, glitter eyebrows, mini capes, little felt hats – a fun take … Continue reading

Halloween fun food

Rice krispie creatures Make a huge batch of rice krispie square mix- see box for directions Coat kids hands in oil Have them create and mold rice krispie creatures Lightly paint with food colouring Line up the creatures for a great photo op