Burnt Sugar LollipopsCandy corn, sugary snacks and chocolate bars galore. These are staples of Halloween trick-or-treating, but not the kinds of foods you want your kids to feast on. (Ok, this applies to us adults, too-we all eat the leftovers from the trick-or-treating bowl and the kids' candy stash.)
So in order to have a healthier Halloween this year, I'm going to think about the words "trick" and "treat" a little differently and make my own goodies for family and friends.
I looked up "trick" in the dictionary-it's "a crafty procedure or practice meant to deceive or defraud." Your healthy Halloween trick? Sneak in more veggies. How? Fuel up for trick-or-treating fun with our Pepperoni Pizza recipe that hides both tomato and pumpkin puree in a yummy sauce. Your kids (or your boyfriend, girlfriend or, heck, even you!) will get a healthy dose of veggies, extra beta carotene and fiber. And no one will be the wiser because it's so delicious.
Enough tricking-bring on the