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Candy Canes

It's safe to assume Santa has a sweet tooth, so candy canes are a great choice. The festive, sweet, minty treat will be a welcome indulgence for Santa and will remind him of his home back in the North Pole. Set out a bunch of candy canes so he can share them with Rudolph and the rest of the reindeer!

8 Fun Treats Your Kids Can Leave For Santa on Christmas Eve

When we think of Christmas traditions from our childhood, one of the most memorable ones was leaving treats for Santa on Christmas Eve. It's one of the ways we keep the magic of Santa and the holiday season alive for children and get them excited for all the presents he'll bring. You can go classic by following the cookies-and-milk route, or you may want to switch it up for your kids - we've heard Santa might enjoy a few other treats on Christmas Eve. Try some of these fun options ahead to get ready for the big guy's arrival.

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