We've put our white shoes away, which of course means it is time for stores to break out the Halloween candy...right next to the Christmas ornaments.
Halloween candy is my weakness so I'm looking the other way hard right now. Best way not to eat it? Don't buy it until you need it for trick-or-treaters.
If you buy candy for trick-or-treaters, buy only enough for the kids. And wait until Halloween day to buy the candy, so the candy isn't haunting you throughout October. If you buy the candy sooner, keep it out of sight in a cabinet.
P.S. I saw S'mores candy corn the other day and it was almost enough to make me change my stance on candy corn...almost...