Keeping Halloween Diet Damage to a Minimum

Word Count: 513 Summary: If you are trying to avoid sugary sweets, either to lose weight or simply to have a healthier Halloween, this can be a frightful challenge. No other night of the year can compare to the amount of sugary temptations that are available, in fact, most Halloween activities center around candy. Before you run screaming this Halloween, here are some suggestions for limiting the sugar overload. Keywords: Halloween Costumes, Halloween costume, Costumes Article Body: If you are trying to avoid sugary sweets, either to lose weight or simply to have a healthier Halloween, this can be a frightful challenge. No other night of the year can compare to the amount of sugary temptations that are available, in …

Keep Your Diet in Check on Halloween

Word Count: 453 Summary: Halloween is often a difficult time for dieters. Not only does it mark the start of the winter holidays, with Thanksgiving and Christmas following not far behind, the holiday itself has become synonymous with candy and other treats. Keywords: Halloween Costumes, Halloween costume, Costumes Article Body: The biggest problem with these Halloween sweets is that they have plenty of calories per serving and little nutritional value. Plus, the smaller “fun-size” treats often fool dieters into thinking that they can eat multiple pieces without harming their diets. But t only takes 9 of these mini-candy bars to add a quarter of a pound of fat to your body. Beyond candy, Halloween is also filled with other indulgent …

Halloween Cooking Ideas

Whether you are cooking for a feast of adults for Halloween or looking for some great kid approved recipes there are plenty of resources online for some excellent spooky recipes for All Hallows Eve. There are some basic rules that will help the meal preparation and presentation go a little more smoothly if you’ll follow them. Hopefully that advice below will help you get through your spook fest and enjoy a great dinner too. Most people who have a huge Halloween party will find that they will be interrupted throughout the evening with trick or treaters seeking the perfect treat. While we want to enjoy the ghosts, goblins, kings, and princesses gracing our stoop we also do not want to …

Halloween Vampire Makeup

Word Count: 307 Summary: When will Halloween arrive! Its taking so long to get here. I am looking forward to terrifying the little ones out trick-or-treating. I wear my vampire gear complete with glued on fangs, special make up and a dark long cloak. And I am confident I resemble the real thing when I am done. Just ask the numerous small ghouls, witches and monsters that came knocking on my door last year. I paid a high price for my fun though, in the form of large handfuls of candy. But it was wo… Keywords: Halloween, vampire makeup Article Body: When will Halloween arrive! Its taking so long to get here. I am looking forward to terrifying the little …

Halloween Safety Tips and Suggestions

Word Count: 489 Summary: Halloween can be a fun and wonderful holiday, full of creative Halloween costumes, exciting hours of trick-or-treating, and plenty of festive Halloween costume parties. Keywords: Hallowen Safety, Halloween Costumes Article Body: Most of my advice about Halloween safety for kids revolves around trick-or-treating. First things first, know what your children are planning to do. If they are going to a party at someone’s house, talk to the parents and make sure you know who is going, what will happen at the party, who will be supervising, and what time to expect your kids to return home. If your children are planning to go trick-or-treating, you need to sit down with them beforehand and plan out what …