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.
Lemony-Herbed Veggies Moroccan-Style Spiced Chicken Gazpacho Pizza Heart Healthy Dirty Rice Grilled Arugula Stuffed Swordfish Steaks Chicken with Garlic Summertime Fresh Fruit Delight Vegetable-Stuffed Chicken Goat Cheese and Herb Spread Shrimp and Papaya Saute
One of the "parents' business" items on our current trip to Virginia was a visit by a case nurse from an agency that is trying to get the Out-Laws additional personal and health assistance. While the old folk found her questions intrusive, they were reasonable follow-ons based on the OutLaws' current states of cognitive and physical health. One of the sets of questions was about their medications. A list of them was posted on the door to the den. The case nurse assumed...