Pirate party - digging for treasure cute idea for kids Halloween party.each parent brings a bucket full of sand already filled with the trinkets they want their kid to find - can be a colored bucket the kids can use at the beach the next summer!
A marshmallow (or other thing) popper from Real Simple. Cut off the bottom of the cup, cut off the top of a balloon, put them together, and then sling pop things around. Add some pretty duct tape around the cup to hold the balloon on better.
Easy and fun.Velcro + popsicle sticks make for great quiet time or restaurant activity. Put velcro dots on the ends of popsicle sticks. Kids can make letters or shapes over and over again. I found velcro dots at my local dollar store.