Grown-Up Trick or Treats
For those of us who graduated from trick-or-treating decades ago, Halloween is the simply the time of year when sweet temptations are everywhere ... and they come in guilt-free, I'll-just-have-one, miniature sizes!
Here are some grown-up ways to indulge without the bulge (and without the crazy blood glucose spikes) ... plus tips for weathering the "fun size" candy season.
Grilled Fiery Chicken and Potato Fingers Spaghetti Squash Stuffed with Vegetable Sauté Sesame Shrimp with Miso Sauce Cookies and Cream Brownies Mint Peach Sweet Wine Lemon Ginger Scones Low Fat Three-Bean Salad Enlitened's Reduced Carb Apple Cobbler Grilled Tuna Salad with Wasabi-Ginger Vinaigrette Honey Mustard Lamb Chops
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