Halloween doesn’t have to be a scary holiday when it comes to your children’s teeth or sugar intake. Taking a few minutes to prepare some healthy fun foods for school parties or after school snacks can go a long way in making sure children get some nutritious foods throughout the day.
I remember fondly the days of “sugar parties” when I attended school. A carrot stick or cheese string was scarce. By the end of the day I didn’t feel so great (chocolate bars for breakfast, candy, pop and chips for lunch and dinner, it’s no wonder!).
So how can you provide some simple healthy Halloween snacks? Here are a couple of ideas I am sure your kids (and their teachers), will appreciate: