health, holidays, Parenting

Halloween Round-Up and Resources for a Ghoulish Good Time


MyPunchBowl, the leader in start to finish party planning, is offering 20 free party invitation templates.

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Picture Me Studios, located in Wal-Mart stores nationwide, are now offering new Halloween backdrops including:

  • Shades of Spooky and Fall Lakeside backgrounds
  • Spooky Cat, Jack-O-Lantern and Pumpkin prop set
  • Exclusive “Ice Age” Halloween background (available until Oct. 31)
  • Trick or Treat, Itty Bitty Spider and Autumn Elegance border, collage and greeting card designs

32 Portrait Package is $7.99, which includes 1-8×10, 2-5x7s, 5-3 1/2x5s, 16 wallets and 8 keepsakes.

Dental Health this Halloween: Dr. Margaret Mitchell, DDS, owner of Mitchell Dental Spa a dental spa facility in Chicago ’s Water Tower Place, offers these great tips for keeping your kids’ teeth safe from cavities.

  • Avoid sticky candy such as taffy, gummy bears, caramel, etc. Sticky Candy adheres to teeth and causes decay
  • Kids can eat candy ANYTIME, there is not a good time of day/night to eat candy
  • Brush immediately after eating candy, especially sticky candy
  • Prior to Halloween, visit your dentist to have sealants put into the child’s teeth grooves
  • Have you child chew gum with zylitol sweetener with prevents tooth decay. Orbit and Trident both have zylitol sweetener.

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