By: Abby Larson
Tired of handing out sugar and junk during trick-or-treating? No need to fool kids into eating healthy this Halloween- they’ll love these fun and tasty wholesome alternatives.
No need to fool kids into eating healthy this Halloween- they’ll love these fun and tasty wholesome alternatives.
This Halloween try giving your trick-or-treaters some sweet treats that are out of the ordinary and considerably healthier than the stuff they normally collect from the neighborhood. These four guilt-free goodies will not only ease the conscience of those of you who hate handing out processed, sugary junk foods, but they will also allow kids to discover new tastes and textures that they may love!
1. Brother’s All Natural Dried Fruit Crisps: 24 ct for $21.99 These sugar-free, gluten-free, non-GMO, vegan, kosher, nut-free fruit chips are an example of nature’s own candy! These individualized servings come in three flavors: Fuji apples, Asian pears, and Strawberry Banana. Can be found on: boxed.com
2. Gin-Gins Chewy Ginger Candy: 20 pieces for $2.79 These satisfyingly spicy little melt away chews are not tested on animals, paraben-free, gluten-free, and vegan. Made with real ginger, they are both delicious and can be used to fight off nausea. Can be found at: Trader Joes or vitaminworld.com
3. Trader Joe’s Fruit Wraps: 49 cents each These fun sized fat-free fruit wraps are made with real 100% organic fruit, and have no added sugar. The three flavors are Apple-Raspberry, Apple- Strawberry, and Apple Wildberry. These are a perfect alternative for kids who are used to eating fruit roll-ups. Can be found at: Trader Joes
4. Panda Licorice: 36 bars for $24.33
These all-natural, kosher, vegan, premium licorice bars are made with fruit puree and contain no high-fructose corn syrup. The four flavors are raspberry, blueberry, black licorice, and cherry. Can be found on: Amazon.com