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FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,855
11/3/12 6:42 P

all the candy went

FITWITHIN SparkPoints: (284,852)
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11/3/12 6:40 P

I purchased one big bag of candy and it was things that I didn't like, so I didn't have to deal with the temptation. What was left I took it to work to share with my co-workers. That problem was solved.

HSMOMX2 Posts: 1,256
11/1/12 10:39 A

We made ww's turtles.

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 13,718
11/1/12 9:55 A

I took one tootsie pop and I was fine. Sixty calories and zero fat

IRISHFANUH87 Posts: 1,038
11/1/12 9:52 A

I barely noticed it was Halloween, we don't have kids yet and didn't give out candy (Not even sure if we could have...we live in an apartment building that requires a code to get in the door) That is how I avoided it!

BLUBEL1 Posts: 1,003
11/1/12 2:08 A

Worked til 7 then out for a healthy dinner. Didn't get home til the kids were off the streets.

JESSMARIE13 SparkPoints: (5,321)
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11/1/12 12:16 A

My friends and I went to go see a play tonight! It was a great way to get away from the typical Halloween festivities, plus it was a wonderful time :)

SMOKYBLUE1 SparkPoints: (25,409)
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10/31/12 10:33 P



no temptation, just indulge on Halloween and get back on the healthy wagon next day.

OKIEGIRL561 Posts: 2,362
10/31/12 10:03 P

This year it wasn't a problem. We handed out the candy and sent the leftovers home with someone else.

BROWNCOFIDDLER Posts: 3,831
10/31/12 9:58 P

??????? What temptation?? There is absolutely NONE!!

JOYCECAIN SparkPoints: (70,451)
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10/31/12 9:43 P

Honestly, I am eating mini candy bars. Tomorrow is the 1st. Start fresh then.

STROMSP SparkPoints: (42,705)
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10/31/12 9:41 P

It's easy for me to ignore it. No Halloween candy in the house, no temptations.

SPERRIN2012 SparkPoints: (113,030)
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10/31/12 6:01 P

So far so good

MUMSWORD Posts: 56
10/31/12 5:50 P

Oh no! The candy is really hard to resist....I ate two pieces and the funny thing is it tasted really, really sweet! emoticon

JLLOVETT SparkPoints: (13,205)
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10/31/12 4:25 P

I read the labels - the "Fat" content usually turns me off!!!!

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HAWAII5YEARS SparkPoints: (50,265)
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10/31/12 4:22 P

Bought snacks--not candy for the trick-or-treaters. Not that there have been any, too many trees and wires down in the streets still.

TMNOLLAN1 Posts: 113
10/31/12 3:02 P

Not to linger around the candy dish or cookies that may be floating around at work. No candy here at home.

RONNIEHUEY Posts: 10,499
10/31/12 2:58 P

What? I have to resist all the Halloween goodies? emoticon

JENNN77 SparkPoints: (67,252)
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10/31/12 1:37 P

Resisting candy is fine, but I'm staying away from the break room and all the halloween cakes and cookies emoticon

LOUNMOUN Posts: 1,297
10/31/12 12:50 P

I don't like sweets much so candy or cookies aren't much of a temptation for me.
We do have a bucket of candy in the house but I don't know where dd put it.
I do plan to make cookies with dd because it is a tradition of ours but I will not be doing any other baking this year.

-VIXEN- SparkPoints: (21,479)
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10/31/12 12:10 P

We don't have kids come to the house this far out in the woods. My hubby has a stash of fun size bars for himself. If I want one, and I can stay within my range for the day, I will have one. :)

SLIMANDTONED Posts: 1,964
10/31/12 11:57 A

Allowing myself a chocolate bar.

TRANQULITY7 SparkPoints: (9,866)
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10/31/12 11:53 A

no problem, I am not tempted by candy bars.

TCANNO SparkPoints: (111,198)
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10/31/12 7:32 A

no problem


RAND0M Posts: 893
10/31/12 7:32 A

Sticking with apple bobbing!!! emoticon

SLENDERELLA61 SparkPoints: (161,872)
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10/31/12 7:29 A

So far really good. Hubby bought 3 bags of chocolate candy (Snickers, Three Musketeers, Milky Way) several weeks ago. He's been eating them. So far I have had none. We usually have a handful of trick or treaters and he uses this holiday as an excuse to eat what he shouldn't.

I've been at goal weight 4 years now. Some years I have had moderate chocolate candy at Halloween, but this year I'm at the top of my goal weight range and am trying to avoid it.

ROCCOSGRAMMIE Posts: 1,178
10/31/12 6:47 A

No biggie for me, we never get kids in our subdivision. But starting next month when my customers start bringing in goodies, that is when I will have it hard...homemade fudge, cakes, that type of stuff UGH it will be super hard

VODKAGIRLKRIS Posts: 259
10/31/12 6:37 A

Not a temptation for me either... I don't like candy... My problem is pork chops, and steaks and buttery mashed potatoes.... Thanksgiving is going to suck!

THRIVE2DAY Posts: 4,802
10/31/12 6:36 A

Halloween is not a temptation for me. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

PLINTHESS SparkPoints: (35,487)
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10/31/12 5:09 A

I'm not tempted by anything related to Hallowe'en except apples

NETTI42 SparkPoints: (12,163)
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10/31/12 2:23 A

I allow myself one or two of the fun size a day..... no more than that.

JANIEWWJD SparkPoints: (234,531)
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10/31/12 2:19 A

I don't eat the candy.

BARBWMS Posts: 1,259
10/31/12 12:41 A

I bought candy that is not my favorite, so I am eager to give it away. Whatever is left will go to the teachers' lounge at school on Thursday.



TENNISJIM Posts: 10,115
10/29/12 9:03 A

Easy -- we give all our Halloween candy to a community pool and let them hand it out

KKKAREN SparkPoints: (216,056)
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10/29/12 8:59 A

I won't be buying any Halloween candy. I live in the Country so no kids come around.

MMEEAAGGX3 SparkPoints: (1,281)
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10/28/12 9:23 P

I let myself eat candy when I want anyways - no deprivation - so I handle it well.

TACDGB Posts: 6,132
10/28/12 9:20 P

bought candy I don't like........that takes care of things for me.

ETHELMERZ SparkPoints: (89,936)
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10/28/12 9:14 P

We no longer have kids or grandkids that visit, live out in the boonies, so only a few kids come by for Trick or Treats, so just have candy here that we don't like.

DWEBI09 SparkPoints: (33,604)
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10/28/12 8:45 P

We're not giving out candy this year and I'm ignoring the sweets at work.

JULIA1154 Posts: 1,783
10/28/12 8:37 P

I don't open the bags of candy until Hallowe'en evening. At work I look at the ingredients (yuck) and calories, if available, of the offered 'treats'. That's usually enough to turn me off. If ingredients aren't available I extrapolate from past experience.

UGAKATE85 Posts: 2,630
10/28/12 8:17 P

Wanted to see how everyone is planning on avoiding overeating all the yummy Halloween treats......we've bought a bunch of candy that I don't eat for dietary reasons (I'm vegetarian, so avoid gelatin) but at work there are all KINDS of things I could overindulge in!

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