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5 Quick Tips For Hosting A Greener Halloween Party

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1. Hunt For Natural Decorations

Fall Gourd Decorations

Most of those cheap Halloween decorations you see in the store are manufactured in China or another country. They’re also full of petroleum and scary chemicals that poison our air and water, and can irritate sensitive skin. Think about gathering yard clippings and dried leaves and stuffing them into old clothes to make a scarecrow instead. Twigs, gourds, brightly colored leaves, and other natural decorations will transform your home into an Autumn wonderland for a night, and can be composted the next day.

Check out “4 Natural DIY Holiday Decorations” for more ideas.

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3:41PM PDT on Nov 3, 2011

Thank you!

4:22PM PDT on Nov 1, 2011

All great ideas. Thanks.

10:21PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

Thank you :)

10:20PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

Thank you :)

7:42PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

good article

3:09PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

thanks

1:50PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

Thank you for this interesting article.

12:14PM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

Thanks Beth.

11:20AM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

Thanks!

10:44AM PDT on Oct 31, 2011

thanks.

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