Trick or treating is a lot of fun for everyone, and everyone loves getting candy. Here on Associated Content there are a lot of articles about trick or treating, and they are filled with interesting facts on the origin of the holiday, safety, and trick or treating alternatives. I have compiled a list of the ten best articles about trick or treating on AC, and you can find the links to all of these pieces in this article.
The first article I have chosen discusses how trick or treating originated; I feel this article is great because many people do not know why they are dressing up and begging for candy. This article is written by Kate Bar, and it can be found at this link.
A wonderfully written piece about safety is another article I had to include in this list. Josh Tuliano’s article about safety while trick or treating includes many tips such as what to bring along with you and how to plan your route. You can find this article at this link.
When I first read this article I was curious to see what alternatives there were; I also wasn’t sure how I felt about substituting trick or treating for other activities, but this article made me feel like trick or treating alternatives aren’t a bad idea. Unwirklich Vin Zant’s article can be read at this link.
I decided to add a neat Halloween trick or treating poem to this list; this poem is funny and sarcastic. This poem is great addition to the list because it lightens it up and adds fun. So when you are checking out articles on trick or treating check this poem at too. Here is a link that will make you laugh.
Carol Bengle Gilbert wrote an article about trick or treating for UNICEF; this article is a good read because it explains why people trick or treat for UNICEF, and where the funds actually go. To learn more about UNICEF check out this site.
Another great article about trick or treating for UNICEF is Gabriel Gadfly’s piece. This article is about hosting a Trick or Treatiing UNICEF party for Halloween. You can find a link to this article here.
An informative and controversial article, that fits right into this list, argues that trick or treating should not be banned. John Gugie’s well thought out editorial can be found at this link.
Anne Wright’s article about picking safe trick or treating routes is informative; she describes the most important aspects of planning a route and safety proofing your own home. To read this article click here.
Another article about trick or treating that I found informative and interesting is written by Sondra C. This article discusses things that you could give children instead of candy. For ideas on alternative treats you can give kids this year visit this link.
Finally one of my favorite pieces written by AC contributors is an article about decorating your trick or treat bag. Linda Ann Nickerson’s instructional article describes how to have a good time with your child by decorating their Halloween trick or treat bag. Find instructions here.
Trick or treating is a great way to have fun while spending time with your kids, and these ten articles will help you have a safe, informed, and exciting Halloween.