Candy

  • Holiday Chocolates
    Can you think of any holiday that we celebrate that does not call for chocolates? Christmas, Hanukah, Easter, Valentine’s Day, and even Halloween are all celebrated with chocolate. Holiday ch....
  • Easter Chocolate
    Easter chocolates have only been popular for the last century or so; eggs have the traditional springtime gift since ancient times. But what would you rather have--a boiled egg or delicious Easter cho....
  • Healthy Dark Chocolate
    Healthy dark chocolate sounds too good to be true, but there is a lot of data that points in that direction. Not only are there are components of chocolate that are healthy--such as flavonoids that fi....
  • Sassafras Candy
    The sassafras tree has an amazing number of uses. The American colonists learned to make sassafras tea from the Native Americans. They also made their bedsteads from its wood because the aromatic oi....
  • Diabetic Dessert
    Two thoughts may come into your head when you think of diabetic desserts. Your first thought is that diabetic desserts probably taste, well . . . tasteless. Your second thought may be that diabetic ....
  • Sugar Free Dark Chocolates
    Guess what? Sugar free dark chocolates are actually good for you. It is true, dark chocolate contains flavonoids, which are powerful antioxidants that are known to fight free radical damage. Couple....
  • Chocolate Mints
    Chocolate mints have been around only since 1949, when James Welch introduced Junior Mints to the world. Named after his favorite Broadway performer--Junior Miss--they quickly became a movie theater f....
  • Wholesale Candy
    Tiny tots delightedly cement themselves to their high chairs with candy cane drool, while their grandmothers suck on wintergreen pastilles. Fifth-graders face down fireballs and sours, while high-sch....
  • Soft Peppermint Candy
    Soft peppermint candy isn't as ubiquitous as the crunchy kind. Everybody has had candy canes and Starlights, but if you haven't experienced the creamy mint flavor of taffy-like peppermint chews, you'....