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Single balloons filled with confetti and a few toys and candies. Each child chose one to pop with a pin. Each time was a surprise, and we avoided the crotch-seeking sticks and the cranium-crushing, dog-piles of children diving in at once to retrieve prizes. The balloons didnt always pop on the first try, so when one eventually did, it was followed by squeals of surprise and a shower of confetti.