It was quite disappointing, to say the least, as I read my daily “Hungry Girl (Tips & Tricks…for Hungry Chicks!)” email newsletter. Of course the topic was candy. And she listed 3 Quick Tips for what to do on this particular holiday:
1) DO NOT stock up on your favorite candies
2) Just because the candy bars are little doesn’t mean you can have ten of them
3) The best way to avoid the lure of holiday sweets? Eat other things.
And then she goes on:
“For the love of Elvira, DON’T skip dinner so that you can go nuts on the candy! Eight Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups Miniatures do not equal a meal. Eat normally all day long, have a small treat after dinner, and don’t turn that plastic jack-o’-lantern bucket into your personal feed-bag!”
Dang it, she’s on to me.
Good thing we’ll be passing out this:
…instead of this:
Happy trick or treating!