Halloween used to be pure fun. That was before I knew about sugar from GM (genetically modified) sugar beets and chocolate from sources that employ child slave labor and other inhumane practices. I supposed this is what the term “ignorance is bliss” means. I know better now, which means that each time Halloween rolls around I go through the exercise of figuring out what we’ll give out that night and what I’ll let my kids eat. If you find GM and unethically sourced candy scarier than Halloween costumes, here are some suggestions for taming your fears.
By Analiese Paik Candy or no candy? That is the question on Halloween. I’ve reached the conclusion that it really is okay to give kids candy in moderation, once in a while, as long as it’s done with a clear … Read more