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ALLYALLYT Posts: 8,938
11/1/13 5:20 P

no emoticon

INNERJETTIC SparkPoints: (17,380)
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11/1/13 5:12 P

We don't celebrate Halloween so I am golden in that area.

RUBENB2003 Posts: 11,061
11/1/13 5:00 P

I was very good. No candy whatsoever for me.

BEEBEA SparkPoints: (46,622)
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11/1/13 4:48 P

So much! But then the niece and nephews took it away, so no more today. :)

PENGUINPIE Posts: 3,146
11/1/13 4:29 P

Ugh, it was the Reese's that got me! I had a few packs of Reese's Pieces and a few mini white chocolate cups.

PT.JEFFGIRL SparkPoints: (123,782)
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11/1/13 3:58 P

Not a piece though was tempted by the Reese's.

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 13,718
11/1/13 3:57 P

I did, I picked out a couple pieces of what I really liked and stopped there.

I sat there for two hours with that candy bowl in my lap and kept telling myself that I could eat the pieces that I set aside. And it worked. Otherwise I would have been draining the candy bowl

DPDAVIS SparkPoints: (96,269)
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11/1/13 3:35 P

None

FIRECOM SparkPoints: (107,673)
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Posts: 5,855
11/1/13 3:19 P

two pieces of Twix mini's

DRLMAZ Posts: 2,547
11/1/13 3:15 P

no

MELLLY Posts: 20
11/1/13 2:55 P

i had 2 pieces, then worked out afterwards!! since i'm not used to eating candy..it was WAY too sweet..2 pieces was enough!! who else ate candy and thought it was too sweet???

RABBITART SparkPoints: (22,340)
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11/1/13 2:15 P

yes

LIZDLEON1 Posts: 72
11/1/13 2:15 P

not yet

KRAFTYKRAFT SparkPoints: (39,719)
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11/1/13 2:13 P

Nope, but I will eat some tonight :)

HAPPYCPA1965 SparkPoints: (174,875)
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11/1/13 2:09 P

Unfortunately yes.

JANCARD SparkPoints: (56,899)
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11/1/13 1:59 P

I didn't. Had popcorn instead.

ASHLEYAMBER0710 Posts: 244
11/1/13 1:41 P

I kept it in moderation (4 or 5 mini candies). Luckily my kiddos decided they wanted to pass out their own candy once they got home and all the teenagers took all the good stuff. :P

OVER_YOU_AGAIN Posts: 251
11/1/13 1:03 P

I had two little packages of Whoppers (there were 3 whoppers in each package) and a fun size cookies and cream hershey's bar (those are so good!). Whoppers aren't as awesome as I used to think they were!!!

PATTIJOHNSON Posts: 2,075
11/1/13 11:35 A

2 little packages of Sixlets with about 8 pieces in each package. They weren't as good as they used to be when I was a kid.

DEANNA0725 SparkPoints: (22,611)
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11/1/13 11:34 A

I was in class for halloween so all I had was three snack size three musketeer bars that someone brought into class.

MISSRUTH Posts: 3,671
11/1/13 11:30 A

We get a lot of trick or treaters... around 100 or so. I buy stuff the kids like (Air Heads, Laffy Taffy, Jolly Ranchers) that I won't eat because it might pull the crowns off my teeth. Hand it out til it's all gone and then I'm done. I don't eat any of it. Frankly, I don't miss it.

SLASALLE SparkPoints: (168,428)
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11/1/13 11:29 A

We live on a cul-de-sac with no kids, so we've never gotten any trick-or-treaters. At work, however, the candy was everywhere.

I allowed myself 2-3 bite-sized midnight Milky Ways each day for two days. So yes, I indulged in a small, portion-controlled, moderate amount.

This is a GOOD thing for me as it's not always been the case.

ERINTFG SparkPoints: (38,632)
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11/1/13 11:25 A

a little, but not enough to mess me up. I stayed well within my calorie range for the day. emoticon

CUDDLYPOLARBEAR SparkPoints: (188,954)
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11/1/13 11:23 A

no

MOMMA2SKI SparkPoints: (35,527)
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11/1/13 11:17 A

heck no!!!

QUILTANDKNIT SparkPoints: (64,907)
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11/1/13 11:16 A

Yes - way too much.

TINA8605 SparkPoints: (40,756)
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11/1/13 11:14 A

Confession....yes emoticon

PENNYSAVER2 SparkPoints: (64,879)
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11/1/13 11:09 A

No


WINDANCER99 Posts: 6,782
11/1/13 10:55 A

no

PARKSCANADA Posts: 2,760
11/1/13 10:40 A

no

NEPTUNE1939 SparkPoints: (130,036)
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11/1/13 10:19 A

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no

VICTORY2XS SparkPoints: (43,371)
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11/1/13 10:17 A

yes, but a very limited amount, some milk duds and some twizzzlers, and that was it. Pretty proud of myself that I did not go overboard.

BUNNYKICKS Posts: 2,328
11/1/13 10:13 A

Shock and awe - no! Not one mini kit kat bar passed my lips, not one rocket, not one tootsie roll, not a single one.

What I am surprised at is how little emotion I feel about halloween candy this year, how little I care. This is the first year that we haven't bought the Jumbo Box o' Assorted Treats 2 weeks before the actual day.... kept them out of the house and consequently forgot to think about them - out of sight, out of mind, the truth of that saying hit home as I realized that "doing without halloween treats didn't even hurt!"

SUNSET09 SparkPoints: (202,404)
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11/1/13 10:07 A

oh emoticon emoticon

MARYSLAVEK SparkPoints: (11,386)
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11/1/13 10:05 A

Yep. I declared a "free day" and had all I wanted. Back on track today.

MI-ELLKAYBEE SparkPoints: (156,815)
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11/1/13 10:01 A

None. Not one bite! Yay! emoticon

TIG123GER SparkPoints: (76,906)
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11/1/13 9:55 A

I didn't have any candy at all yesterday....so proud!

SUNSHINE99999 Posts: 7,176
11/1/13 9:42 A

only ate two.

FAITHP44 SparkPoints: (51,572)
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11/1/13 9:40 A

No, I bought little packets of mini gingerbread men and chocolate coated animals. (not real animals, biscuit ones.) But no children came. So I may not have indulged yesterday but today I've had a little pack of mini gingerbread men. 115 cals

DEIDRESH SparkPoints: (22,360)
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11/1/13 9:22 A

no. i was proud of myself.

PROGRESSFORWARD SparkPoints: (64,110)
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11/1/13 9:16 A

nope :)

KABMPH SparkPoints: (30,953)
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11/1/13 8:52 A

No, none! I live in a big building and there is no trick-or-treating here, so there is no reason for me to buy any. I expect some candy in the work kitchen today though... I tend to like higher-quality chocolate, so hopefully that will keep my hands out of the candy jar!

MNNICE Posts: 13,508
11/1/13 8:45 A

Yes, too much!

KIRSTENCO SparkPoints: (11,539)
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11/1/13 8:44 A

Nope

WALIDGAZALA Posts: 8,106
11/1/13 8:43 A

No

LOWCARBRENEE Posts: 849
11/1/13 8:31 A

Yes, but only sugar free, which is part of my diet.

EMPRESSAMQ Posts: 5,077
11/1/13 8:30 A

no

KKKAREN SparkPoints: (216,365)
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11/1/13 8:26 A

no

NISSANGIRL SparkPoints: (222,250)
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11/1/13 7:40 A

no

MCCC75 SparkPoints: (25,022)
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11/1/13 6:32 A

Just curious...handed out candy to the kids in the neighborhood but didn't partake. I would have if I had wanted to and tracked it but I just wasn't craving it so I didn't. Sent some of the left over candy with my daughter to her work just now and already been to the post office this morning and mailed the rest to my son at college.

So, was just wondering how you handled it!

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