• 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Halloween Candy - Halloween Hospitality

    7 days ago - By The Kitchn

    The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will spend as much as $9 billion on Halloween this year - and we're betting a ton of that goes to the sugary stuff. But not all candy is created equal .
    Whether you're the kind of person who snaps up bags of candy as soon as they hit the stores or you wait until the night before and stock up on whatever's left on the shelf, avoid these common mistakes when buying your Halloween candy. The neighborhood kids will thank you.
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  • Where to Buy Dry Ice and How to Make It Last - Trick-or-Treat

    7 days ago - By The Kitchn

    Dry ice can help create a spooky effect at your next Halloween party, but if it isn't properly stored, it will dissipate into a fog before you actually need it to. Dry ice is the frozen form of carbon dioxide, which is why, instead of melting into a liquid when heated, it instead turns into a gas. Because it's so cold , it sublimates into a gas pretty quickly.
    So if you go to the trouble of obtaining dry ice for Halloween, here are a couple tips to follow that will ensure it stays frozen until you need it to billow spooky fog long into the night.
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  • Our 20 Most Popular Halloween Treats - Recipes from The Kitchn

    7 days ago - By The Kitchn

    Halloween is right around the corner, and so are the parties and all the wonderful treats that go with it. In addition to pumpkin carving and costumes, it's the time for festive punches, pumpkin-laden snacks, and spooky desserts. From no-bake snacks to big-batch drinks, here are our 20 most popular Halloween treats.
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  • 5 Easy Halloween Treat Boxes That Anyone Can Make - Halloween

    7 days ago - By The Kitchn

    A Halloween party without candy is not a party at all. And while homemade candy might be a little too much work at this busy time of year, it is easy to serve your candy loot in style. From a simple plastic glove to goofy bags with big monster eyes, here are five small DIY Halloween projects that don't require much work but have a big payoff.
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