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Old 10-31-2014, 09:06 AM   #1
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10-31-14 Question of the Day!

Happy Halloween!!
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Will you be passing out candy tonight at your house?
Are you expecting a lot of trick or treaters at your house tonight?
What kind of candy will you be passing out to the trick or treaters??
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Old 10-31-2014, 09:25 AM   #2
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We are out of town visiting DH's parents, so we won't be handing out candy. We are going to a party with some friends. My in-laws will be handing out candy though. Their neighborhood is decorated awesomely for Halloween, so I imagine the get quite a few kids. They are giving out Reese's, Almond Joy, Kit Kat, Hersheys, and Nestle Crunch.
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We didn't get a single trick or treater last year! We are prepared but aren't expecting anyone. I work tonight though so it won't be me anyway.


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I have to work until 8 tonight so I won't be passing out candy. Last year we got about 100 trick or treaters.
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I will be passing out candy. You never know what you'll get as far as TorT kids in our neighborhood. I suspect about 25-30 kids.

I have bags of York peppermint patties, Reese's Cups, and Hershey's Kisses.
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Not much trick-or-treating in my neighborhood. Last year I only got 2. I did buy a bag of candy, just in case.
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We don't get any trick or treaters.
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We made the decision not to pass out candy this year. We usually give 3-4 of the huge bags and that gets a little expensive.
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We always give out candy, and have about 70-100 trick or treaters. Tonight we're having a bunch of family and friends over, so add a few more! We give out Almond Joy, Reese's, Snickers, Hershey's, Milky Way, and some gummy bears/worms and Gobstoppers or suckers for kids who can't have chocolate or nuts.
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We went out for dinner to avoid any trick or treaters after a nasty experience a few years ago....
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We'll be home and we'll pass out candy although I don't expect many (if any) trick or treat-ers. We usually get 10 at the MOST. We'll pass out mini Snickers, Milky Way, and Three Musketeers bars. I had some Reeses PB Cups too, but those seem to be gone .
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We're giving out chocolate eye balls (chocolate covered in foil that looks like eyes), Swedish Fish & Sour Patch Kids. .

We usually get lots & lots of kids come by between 6-8...a bunch in the first half hour from our neighborhood, then another big rush around 7, when families pile in cars and visit other neighborhoods, which is cool.

However, it's drizzling a little and 40 degrees here at 6:13 p.m., and no one has yet stopped by! I hope they show up soon. We don't mind eating the Sour Patch Kids, at all, but the Swedish Fish that were in the same bag aren't nearly as good. Please don't tell me I donned my Star Fleet uniform in vain!
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No trick or treaters at our house cause we live outside the village limits.
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I have 3 Musketeers and Reese's Pumpkins. So far I've had 3 trick or treaters.
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We had 142 trick-or-treaters this year (I know, I'm crazy to keep count) but ran out of candy at 7:20 so we would've had a lot more if I was better prepared. We always hand out a variety of Hershey's candy (since I live in Hershey). PB Cups seem to be a favorite.
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