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How can we replace children's Halloween sweets?

How can we replace children's Halloween sweets?

The traditional sweets that are divided on Halloween night are made up of candies, lollipops, chocolates and other products that contain very large amounts of sugar, dyes and food additives harmful to health. Halloween is also the period when the children spend most of their time in sweets, being tempted to enjoy as much of the "prey" they get after caroling. He may abuse the sweet and cause problems with the stomach, the teeth, but especially with the weight.

Here's what to replace so harmful sweets from bowls prepared to reward children knocking on your door on October 31st!

Healthy snacks

Because traditionally sweets are given to children who go on Halloween carols, it is advisable to think of a few sweet but healthy alternatives to reward their creative and scary costumes.

You have enough options to tempt the little ones, even if they are missing the usual candy and candy: bagged with dried fruit, small fruit yogurt, whole grain biscuits, brioche and homemade biscuits, with natural ingredients and low sugar content, etc.


Replace ketchup, candy and chocolate with as many fruits. You can choose what kind of types you want - apples, bananas, oranges, tangerines, kiwifruit, pears, clams etc.

It is advisable to focus on those with the strongest peel, because they are more resistant and thus, the little ones can get with them whole at home, in the Halloween bag in which they gather all the "harvest" that evening.

Accessories for children

It replaces small food rewards with all kinds of drill accessories for both girls and boys.

You can choose from a lot of models and ideas, which you can buy or make at home, together with your baby: hair clips, bracelets, necklaces, Halloween-specific rings, carved pumpkin key chains or skeletons and other bargains friendly, who will delight the prince.

Stickers and tattoos

Here are other interesting ideas that you can replace the sweets in the bags of children who go to carols.

Buy more stickers with temporary tattoos (make sure they have non-toxic ingredients) or fun and interesting stickers for notebooks and offer them as a reward to children who pop up at your door disguised as monsters or scary creatures.

Fridge magnets

Models of figurine magnets with Halloween-specific themes - with witches, ghosts, bats, spiders, carved pumpkins, undersides, etc. - are an interesting suggestion to replace sweets harmful to children's health.

Small lanterns for Halloween

Around Halloween, children's toy makers are launching all kinds of collections specially designed for this period. Among them are the small lanterns in various sinister forms, which illuminate and illuminate the face of witches, pumpkins, monsters, ghosts or other specific characters for the holiday.

Badges with Halloween characters

Another idea that could surprise children is to provide them with all kinds of badges with specific characters for this holiday.

This way, they will be able to wear them in the chest or bag for several days in a row and can keep them for the next year.

Chewing gum with surprises (without sugar)

Chewing gum is another tasty treat after which young children melt.

If the little ones who visit you for Halloween are less than 5-6 anisors, gum is not an option to consider, because there is a risk of drowning.

But if they are older, then sugar-free gummies, with surprises or tattoos, are a great alternative to be shared on Halloween night.

You know that sweets spoil the baby's teeth and give rise to big health problems. Have you considered replacing sweets with other ideas? How do you feel about our suggestions? Tell us your opinions in the comments section below!