Halloween is here! For many, this is a fun time to dress up, carve pumpkins and, of course, load up on tasty treats. But if the extra calories and sugar in your kids’ candy bags have you saying “boo,” we’re here to help. We’ve got a few frightfully delightful snacks that are slightly more nutritious than that ultra-sweet, processed candy, even if they’re not exactly health food. But hey—it’s Halloween!
Gluten-Free Spiderweb Cupcakes
How are these cupcakes so eerily sweet? The combination of almond flour, coconut oil and applesauce make these treats irresistible as well as healthier than your average cupcake.
Mummy Hot Dogs
Get wrapped up in the spirit of Halloween with this spooky spin on a classic party snack.
Frozen Boo-nana Pops
Dip bananas in frozen yogurt instead of white chocolate for a sweet treat without all the calories.
These savory bites filled with cheese, pretzels and chives are just the thing for a wicked Halloween party.
Made with a sprinkle of sugar and a dollop of marshmallow cream, these ghoulish sweets are scarily cute.
A bowl full of caramel popcorn is just what you need for a night in watching classic horror flicks—perfect for when those scary moments send your heart rate through the roof!
Halloween Rice Crispies
Use your creepiest cookie cutter shapes to mold ghouls and goblins out of standard rice crispy treats.
Trick 'Em Treats
There’s nothing tricky about these healthy Halloween bites made of pecans, dates and cacao powder. They’re the perfect alternative to candy for those with a raging sweet tooth.
Posted: 10/30/2015 by
Filed under: Halloween, healthy, nutrition, treats