Trick or Treating is upon us!! Help your children to have a healthier and greener holiday with Stretch Island Fruit Co. and some Green Halloween Tips!
“Stretch Island Fruit Co. is encouraging parents nationwide to jump aboard the Green Halloween initiative to “think outside the candy box” and provide trick-or-treaters with healthier, more earth-friendly snacks including Stretch Island Fruit Strips and FruitaBü® All-Natural Smoooshed® Fruit Rolls.
Free of artificial sweeteners, colors, flavors, additives and synthetic preservatives, each Stretch Island Fruit Strip equals one-half serving of real fruit and is available in fun, naturally colorful flavors ranging from Summer Strawberry, to Harvest Grape and even Mango Sunrise. FruitaBü rolls are equally free of anything artificial, and offer one whole serving of fruit in its Strawberry, Grape and Apple varieties.”
These are delicious. My 3 year old and I have loved both the Stretch Island Fruit Strip and FruitaBü rolls in all of the flavors. The rolls are definitely easier for little ones to eat and I prefer the strips so it works out perfectly! Trust me, your children will not miss the artificial junk found in “fruit” flavored candy!! (I’m not going to lie, I think they will still want some chocolate though!!)
Have you thought of ways to make Halloween greener??
- An easy way includes do costume swaps with friends or making from items you have at home
- Reuse Halloween decor or make your own. We have enjoyed making these:
- Choose organic candy and honey sticks in addition the FruitaBü rolls and Stretch Island Fruit Co Rolls to pass out
- Walk from house to house instead of driving
- Compost pumpkins and other food
- Make your own natural face paint (see recipe below)
Natural Face Paint
- 1 tsp cornstarch
- 1 1/2 tsp all-natural diaper rash cream
- 1-2 drops of natural/organic food coloring
- 1/2 -1tsp of water (depending on desired consistench)
Instructions: in a small bowl, mix cornstarch, diaper cream and food coloring. If necessary, add water to achieve desired consistency.
Let me know ways that you are making this Halloween greener and healthier!!
Disclaimer: Strech Island Fruit Co sponsored this review by providing me with the noted item(s) above for my review.
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