Category Archives: Themes and Holidays

Sink Your Teeth into Our Shark Sweets!

Sharks: sharp-toothed predators, pirates of the animal kingdom, princes of the sea…  and just like us? Seems like it; apparently most shark species respond to a sound known as the “yummy hum,” and we’re going to stop right there because … Continue reading

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Step Right Up to the Candy Carnival!

  Come one, come all, to the great Candy Carnival! Step right up and try your luck with our sweet summer delights! Our Ringmaster recommends the gummy rings, of course, but we’ve got plenty more where that came from. Check … Continue reading

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Cake Tiling with Starburst Minis

Hi! I’m Sue Gillerlain, and I am stopping in to guest post. I have been writing about candy for more than a decade in print and digital formats, so I know a little bit about the sweet stuff. Actually, I’m … Continue reading

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This Playoff Season, Score a Sweet Slam Dunk!

  Whether you’ve got a severe case of March Madness or the NBA is more your style, we know you’ve got some b-ball on the brain. So this season, allow us to assist… with some sporty candy, of course! While … Continue reading

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Shop Like an Early Bird This Easter!

    Chickies and bunnies and eggs, oh my! Looks like it’s that time of year again. Plants are budding, flowers are in bloom, and baby animals run rampant across our hearts and imaginations. Rebirth and renewal are everywhere… and … Continue reading

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Timeless Candy Classics!

  One of the greatest things about tasting a beloved childhood treat is its ability to transport you back to a simpler time, where the definition of pure bliss was nothing more than a bite of your favorite candy bar … Continue reading

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Leprechauns Rejoice!

  Searching for your pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? Yeah, we haven’t found ours yet, either. But who needs gold when you could have sweet, sweet, St. Patrick’s Day Candy instead? This holiday, fill yourself up … Continue reading

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Slacking on Valentine Plans? It’s Not Too Late!

Suddenly found yourself with an unexpected Valentine’s Day date? Hey, love can strike at any time! Forgot V-Day was just around the corner? No worries, it happens to the best of us. Either way, there’s no need to find yourself … Continue reading

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It’s a Mardi Gras Party Gras!

  Planning to give up sweets for Lent? …Well, we really hate the sound of that. But we’re not here to judge. Of course, if you’re just looking to celebrate Mardi Gras with a big helping of the tastiest treats … Continue reading

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Happy PEZ-idents Day!

  In the 1800s, the US Government set aside the third Monday of the month of February in recognition of George Washington’s birthday. Over time, the holiday has grown to become a widely accepted acknowledgement of all presidents, current and … Continue reading

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