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Trick or Treat with America’s ToothFairy! Help Kids in Need, Join the Kids Club, and Enjoy These Tips, Recipes and a Givea

Posted Oct 08 2013 12:13pm
Did you know that MILLIONS of at-risk kids can’t sleep at night, eat properly or even concentrate in school because of painful tooth decay? Without the financial resources for dental care or even a toothbrush or toothpaste, many of these kids find themselves caught in a downward spiral of pain and humiliation that affects them well into their adult lives. Tooth decay is preventable, yet it continues to hurt our most vulnerable children. This year, wants to help children and their families have a happy, healthy Halloween, but they need your help!

You can transform a child’s tears of pain into a healthy smile and hope for the future by participating in Trick or Treat for America’s ToothFairy. Your donation will go directly to helping children in need, and you can also be entered to win a Halloween Jack-o-Lantern bucket from filled with 144 toys shown here! (Perfect for Halloween parties!) And when your kids get involved, they can receive fun stickers and a certificate recognizing them as an Official ToothFairy Helper by the ToothFairy herself! to set up your personal fundraising page, download your Halloween Fun activity calendar and more!

In addition, your kids can sign up for the FREE America’s ToothFairy Kids Club at . Members of this club receive educational activities, tips and a personalized letter from the ToothFairy!

And we haven’t forgotten the parents… Read on to find some great tips to help your family enjoy a healthy Halloween, plus two easy and fun Halloween recipes!

Tips for a Healthy Halloween from the ToothFairy!

Check out these tooth-friendly tips for a cavity-free Halloween!

• Check out products with xylitol as an alternative to sugary treats!
• Hand out sugar-free candy to trick-or-treaters. You are still giving them a sweet treat, but without the cavities!
• Host a Halloween party for a good cause benefitting a children’s charity. Everyone can bring a dollar for the charity and a healthy dish to eat at the party.
• Dress up as the ToothFairy and give out multi-colored toothbrushes instead of candy this year.
• For a healthy smile year round, remember to brush and floss twice a day and visit your dentist once every six months! For children ages 6 and up, use a fluoride rinse.

Recipes for Tasty Halloween Treats!
Orange Smoothie
1 (6 oz) can frozen orange juice concentrate1 cup non-fat milk1 cup water½ cup non-fat Greek yogurt1 tsp vanilla extract1/3 cup XyloSweet10 ice cubes
Passion Fruit Mousse
¼ cup warm water1 pkg unflavored gelatin1 cup concentrated passion fruit juiceSweetened condensed milk2 cups heavy whipping cream½ cup XyloSweet
DirectionsDissolve gelatin in warm water, add passion fruit juice and sweetened condensed milk, stir well. In a chilled bowl, beat cream and XyloSweet until stiff peaks form. Fold 1/3 of the whipping cream into the passion fruit mixture, then quickly fold in remaining cream until no streaks remain. Pour into dessert dishes and refrigerate for at least 1 hour.

Follow America’s ToothFairy on ,  and for interesting facts and great tips for a healthy smile!

GIVEAWAY

One lucky winner will receive , sweetened with 100% xylitol! SparX candies are delicious treats that promote healthy teeth and gums, making them a great part of a family’s oral health care. My kids have been sampling this candy, and they love it!

Enter through the Rafflecopter form below. This giveaway is open to U.S. residents only and will end at 11:59 PM ET on Tuesday, October 22, 2013.








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