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Pre-packaged Paleo-Friendly Halloween Treats for Kids

Every Halloween my kids implore me to hand out “real candy” (the irony!) to trick-or-treaters and I’m loath to admit that in my pre-Paleo life, there were years I simply caved under pressure.   Conventional candy contains potentially harmful ingredients such as artificial flavorings and colorings, preservatives, high fructose corn syrup, hydrogenated oils and more that sneak up on trick-or-treaters like ghosts with mal-intent. During the years I managed to avoid handing out candy, there were stickers and temporary tattoos and … Continue reading

A Paleo Halloween

Some of you Paleo parents are wondering what will happen this year when sugar-crazed trick-or-treaters come the way of your doorstep. Or what you'll do with the caché of candy your own kids come home with on that dreaded of all Paleo days. All Paleo eaters know that Halloween candy is anti-Paleo diet: sugar, egregious additives, grains, vegetable oils and dairy prevail. Some holidays are more manageable: I've made completely Paleo friendly turkey feasts, and Christmas is much the same. … Continue reading