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.
Southwestern Chicken Pasta Sesame Vegetable Medley Chicken Breast With Rosemary Lemon Drop Soup with Rice Sassy Snack Mix Polenta With Tofu and Greens Tabbouleh in Tomato Cups Splenda Apple and Oatmeal Muffins Grilled Herb Mustard Steaks Sea Bass with Garlic Sauce
There is a stark difference between my "see ya later" to my camper and other parents' to theirs. "OK, have fun!" one mom told her son. "OK, don't pass out," I say to mine. The mom laughed and said to her son, "I don't want to hear from you until 4:30 pm this time!" Apparently there was a big ordeal with skates that didn't fit the prior day which caused him to miss some of the camp. ...