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.
Chocolate Sour Cream Cookies Sesame Vegetable Medley Three-Grain Molasses Bread Steak Caesar Salad Fiber-filled Black Bean Salsa Pork with Apple Onion Sauce Pomegranate Passion with Strawberries Pub Style Cabbage Sunburst Chicken Salad BBQ Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp with Basil Stuffing
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