Trick or Treat: Six Savvy Substitutes to Sweets
Halloween is synonymous with candy but this year you may want to consider changing your treats up a bit. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 12.5 million children and adolescents aged 2-19 are obese. In 2010, not one state had an obesity rate of less than 20%.
These facts are alarming and rapidly climbing. With Halloween right around the corner, we should think about ways to reduce these statistics rather than contribute to them. There are so many alternatives to candy but so seldom do we actually think about straying from tradition. This year let’s make a change! Check out 6 savvy substitutes to sweets that you can give to trick-or-treaters this Halloween season.
6 Savvy Substitutes to Candy Treats:
- Glow Sticks 100pk. = $9
- Halloween Easers 144pk. = $4.99
- Spider Rings 30pk. = $.99
- Scratch & Design Shapes 98 pk. = $20
- Ghost & Pumpkin Tattoos 50 pk. = $13
- Happy Halloween Color Changing Pencils 25 pk. = $8