And no, the eerie trick-or-treating woman did not appear this year at our house. But we had more kids than previous years, which made my husband really happy, since it being a Sunday, he was able to pass out the candy and enjoy their costumes, while he watched old horror movies.
Remember, the chocolate isn't going anywhere (unless you have teenagers, then you know where it is going!), so you don't have to eat it all immediately! If you need to get rid of it to keep it off your hips, donate it to homeless shelters where they can't often offer treats.