Hmmm … what to do with that leftover candy

I probably should have posted this sooner. But oh well, I didn’t.

Oh, first, Happy Halloween!

You know that dreaded Halloween candy you have to keep in your house before the trick-or-treaters come … I bought our candy about a week and a half ago and am proud to say I haven’t touched one piece.

I was able to find two good-sized bags with almost no candy I like. One does have some Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, which are my absolute fave. And I could eat a Tootsie Roll or two or three …

But for some reason I haven’t been tempted. I think I know once I start I won’t be able to stop. And I am back in weight loss mode and am determined to get there.

Another way to not eat the candy is … don’t buy any. Crazy concept, eh?

We give out candy and glow-in-the-dark bracelets, which the neighbors seemed to have stolen my awesome idea last year. But whatever, the kids like having multiple bracelets in multiple colors.

We also have other items for kids who can’t eat candy and have our sign ready in support of the Trick-or-Treat Project by the CLU … Continue reading