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Wholesale Candy

Usually when you take your children with you to shopping at the grocery or convenience store, usually they always want to get a candy bar or pack of gum for themselves. That is why all store managers put the candy displays on purpose right in front of the counter, so the children will definitely get clear view on the all candy option. This can cost you to spend a little extra to buy those candies.

But the truth is you can save your money by purchasing those candies in a bulk with wholesale candy price. Therefore you would have your own candy supply for your family and guest at home. For example you can buy candy bar or a pack of gum for $2. But if you buy in bulk lets say a case of 12 pack of gum at a wholesale price you can save your money up to 50%, that is mean you will buy the pack of gum for less than $2 a pack.

These days there are many online candy store that offering almost any type of your favorite candy from their store. There are many advantages that these online stores can provide such as many types of candy option that available for you, you can easily get wholesale candy price for you choice of candy, and they will send all your candy right to your house.

Purchasing candy in bulk is very convenient for you especially if you are about to have a special occasion such as, party, gathering and holiday. Think about the time and effort that you can save rather than going from store to store to get all the candy that you need especially for Halloween purpose where many children will be knocking on your door for trick or treating or the Thanksgiving and Christmas where the family will gather along with all their children.

Explaining About Halloween to Your Children

Halloween Halloween just around the corner, it is another chance to have good festivity time for everybody before entering the winter, especially for children. But it is also a good time to give your children the knowledge about Halloween and its celebration. Every child should understand where Halloween comes from and they shouldn’t only know that there are funny costumes, sweets and carved pumpkins involved. They should also know its origins, its role and what this celebration actually is.

They should be able to identify it and to name it when someone tells them about it. Your child should not identify Halloween with the day of the year when they get a lot of sweets, when they dress up in costumes and when they carve pumpkins. They should know the minimum amount of information when someone asks them about this celebration. Thus, they understand that there is a day of the year when certain things are done, things which don’ happen every day.

You can start telling them about the story of Halloween, where this very old celebration which appeared long before they were born. Also, tell them that people used to make great bonfires to celebrate Halloween and that they dressed up in all kinds of little animals, trying to guess their future. They believed that the ghosts and the fire chased the monsters away and protected the people from them. That is why they shouldn’t be afraid if they see children or adults dressed up in such costumes on that day as they are only trying to keep the monsters as far away as possible.

Once you have told them about the legend of Halloween, you should start preparing them for the Halloween atmosphere. This spirit can be overwhelming for them, even frightening. You can’t know what to expect, which is why you might have some problems. It is possible that they see a lot of monsters and ghosts on Halloween, characters which they believed were evil. Therefore, it is essential that you talk to them about this celebration referring to this aspect, too. Create an atmosphere that they are comfortable with and help them prepare themselves and face the potential fears they may encounter.

Also, they have to understand why there are other people standing in their doors, asking for sweets and stuff. You can explain to them that Halloween trick-or-treating is pretty much the same thing Christmas caroling. You can tell them that people didn’t have too much food long before they were born and that other people helped them with that, which is where this tradition comes from. Just make sure that they don’t understand that they have to go trick-or-treating if they don’t have anything to eat and that this is just the spirit of Halloween.

Persuade Your Children To Eat Healthy Foods

Persuade Your Children To Eat Healthy FoodsAs parents we always want our children eat the healthy food. There are many benefit that they will have if they eating healthy food. Their health will improve and they also have good physical and mind development. Unfortunately children can be picky about the food that they ate. So, here is some tips that you can do to persuade your children to eat healthy foods;

 

 

Shopping the grocery with your children

You can let your children to choose the vegetable or fruit that they want to eat. Usually children become more interested to eat the foods that they choose. What if they want to take unhealthy food such as cookie or candy? In this case you can let them have it, but you must limit the amount, infact you can make bargain with them. Children can only choose one pack of cookie or one candy as long they are willing to eat the vegetable and fruit.

Cooking With ChildrenCooking together

Let the children help you in preparing the meals. You can make them mix or stir the food in the bowl, or pour the sauce, teach them how cracking the egg. Praise them how helpful they are when it is time for meal. The fun activity and the praise will make them happy and motivate them to eat the healthy food.

 

Fun FoodFun food

Children usually are more interested with the foods that have unique shape with bright colors. And the best part is there are many vegetable and fruit that have bright color that can make them interested. All you have to do is be creative to shape those vegetables and fruit into unique shape such as animal, flower or car. You do not need to get detail shape, just being resemble is good enough, because children are more interested in simple shape rather than detail shape.

Become the good example

If you have healthy habit, then it will be easier to encourage your children to do the same. Children often copy their parent’s habit; it is a part of their normal behavior that they can carry on to their adult life.