Stop The Loot Bag Madness! Barrie, ON, Canada / 93.1 Fresh Radio Lisa O'Hara May 19, 2016 10:23 am jenisrunning / CC Ya. How many birthday parties have your kids gone to, and they come home with little bags of stuff that ends up thrown out the next day (if it doesn’t break before then?) I totally get it…even the KIDS as when they are getting their loot bags and you want your kid to have the best birthday party ever. But what if there was an alternative? I get that we all want to save time and money…but here are some great ideas to do in lieu of goodie bags.