It can be hard to avoid sugar at Halloween. The kids are all geared up for Trick or Treat and toffee apples and pick n mix are everywhere you turn.
And while it would be cruel to completely deny your kids sweets at Halloween (they’re only human, after all!), we’ve found a few fun ways to sneak something nutritious into your child’s Halloween diet.
Each one takes less than 5 minutes to make… Simply scroll down to find out more! 😉
We’ve found two really cute ways to turn tangerines or satsumas into really cute pumpkins.
Simply draw on some pumpkin-style faces onto the orange peel with a black marker pen to make them look like mini carved pumpkins.
Alternatively, peel them and stick a small piece of celery in the top!
These banana ghosts are sooo easy to make and they even have a little bit of chocolate in them – because it wouldn’t be trick or treat without the treat!
Simply cut your bananas in half and use three chocolate chips to make the eyes and mouth. They’re the perfect thing for coaxing your little ones into eating some fruit in amongst all the sweet treats.
Healthy Halloween Treats Shopping List
As you can see, it can be really easy to create healthy Halloween-themed snacks in no time at all. Here’s a quick list of everything you need:
- Chocolate chips
- Black marker pen
Don’t forget to share our healthy Halloween treats with your friends and if you make any yourself, send us some pics!