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.
Jalisco Style Pork Steak Corn and Black Bean Vinaigrette Brown Rice and Tofu Fruit & Nut Stuffed Pork Roast Buttermilk Green Chili Cornbread Stuffing Lemon Vermicelli Barbeque Meatloaf Chilled Tomato and Basil Soup Zangria-Style Iced Tea Steel-Cut Oat Soup
I hate to even suggest this, but what if the cure never comes? What if long-term clinical human trials go on indefinitely into the future with no hope in sight? What if cinnamon is just cinnamon? What if cactus juice is just cactus juice and reptile saliva just reptile saliva? And what if the BCG drug is a vaccine for tuberculosis and nothing more? I have this terrible feeling I’ll be an old man with a long grey wizard’s beard and a walking cane made out of...