Tag Archives: Halloween

Homemade Pumpkin-Almond Butter Cups

Homemade Pumpkin-Almond Butter Cups

Some types of candy bring bigger smiles than others. What was your childhood favorite? For me, catching a glimpse of a shiny bright orange wrapper in my trick-or-treat bag was the highlight of Halloween night! It’s hard to beat classic peanut butter ...
Pumpkin-Chocolate Swirl Dessert Dip

Pumpkin-Chocolate Swirl Dessert Dip

Little ghouls and goblins get enough sugary, sticky goodies this time of year. But that doesn’t mean you can’t surprise and delight with fall’s favorite flavors (and colors!) at snack time. This naturally sweetened, swirly dip makes dunking cut-up fr ...
3-Ingredient Veggie Cupcakes

3-Ingredient Veggie Cupcakes

Most moms cringe when the calendar flips from September to October—just thinking about all of that sugary Halloween loot between is enough to give us a headache (or toothache!). But the fall is also the time of year when some of the healthiest and mo ...
I Want (Organic) Candy!

I Want (Organic) Candy!

I’ve become a bit of a food snob in recent years, and I’m proud of it! If you’re going to look down your nose at anything, fattening, processed foods with GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and artificial flavors and colors seem ...
Non-Scary Treats for a Healthier Halloween

Non-Scary Treats for a Healthier Halloween

All treats and no tricks: That sums up this Happy Halloween blog! Whether you’re eager to host a party or find the healthiest and tastiest treats for the little witches and warlocks who will be ringing your doorbell this year, we’ve got t ...
Healthy Trick-or-Treating Ideas

Healthy Trick-or-Treating Ideas

One Halloween nearly a decade ago, when my oldest was a toddler and I still idealistically believed I’d be able to shield my children forever from the evils of trans fats, high-fructose corn syrup and Red Dye Number 5, I bought dried fruit inst ...