Linda Quinn: Can hear my little fittie, because today I am going to share with you my special secrets that will add a healthy twist to your Halloween fun, Apples! Apples are in seasoned and the perfect edition to all your festivities adding fiber, nutrients and vital nutrients to you candy craze little ones. Adding nutrient doesn't have to take the fun out of the holiday. On the contrary there are tones of Halloween apple recipes, some of which had been around for as long as I have.
How about these easy to make applejack lanterns cider with eyeballs, apple cupcakes, dunking apples or these cute little carved apple bites. To make them all you need to do is start with apples and slivered almonds, cut quarter apples and then cut a wedge from this skin side of each quarter, press the slivered almonds in the piece for teeth.
By adding apples to the mix, you are adding important fiber which heal kids up, so they are less room in their little bellies for all that candy. And don't forget apples are nature's toothbrush, enjoying apples at the end of the meal or treat will help to keep cavities away.
Try these tasty recipes and crafts and have a happy and healthy Halloween with your family this year.