Alternatives to Passing Out Halloween Candy

Help! All of the candy that's about to reign down on us for Halloween is scary. I love it as much as the next sugar-happy, chocolate-loving mom, I just wish there weren't so much.

I'm so glad to find that many CafeMoms agree. Today's Food & Party Buzz lists lots of tips. And this post to the Organic, Natural and Simple Living Group from StarMommy77 was incredibly helpful. Here are alternative treats you can pass out to kids without being a Halloween buzzkill.

  • String cheese
  • Raisins
  • Hair clips for little girls
  • Toy cars for boys (check out your local dollar store)
  • Markers

What is your opinion on treats that are fun, cheap, healthy and won't make kids go boo?

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