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Old August 3rd, 2006, 10:38 PM   #38
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Home Made Pinata's

Home made pinata's

Materials:

Some yarn
balloons
liquid starch
some small candy to put into the balloons like penny candy

Instructions:

Now you will need to blow up your balloon half way
One at a time put your candy into your
balloon.
Once all the candy is in the balloon tie it in knot.
Next take your yarn
**(cut into 1 foot lengths prior)
and coat it with liquid starch.
Then start wrapping it around your balloon.
Keep doing this til your balloon is covered.
Take a piece of yarn tie it to your knotted end of the balloon let it hang til its dry.
Pop the balloon and you have your own
Home Made Pinata Enjoy!

Now if you want prior to popping the balloon, you could let the kids decorate the pinata with crepe paper
and elmer's glue.
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