Tag Archives: candy

Easter treat for someone sweet

Yesterday I walked into the Bulk Candy Store and saw a box of the most adorable plush toys – snakes, seahorse, monkeys, giraffes and  Dolphins. I was as excited as a kid in a candy store:) – you see, I have 13 nieces and nephews under the age of 8 and since I hang out at the candy store, I am always in charge of the party favors when their respective birthdays comes around. I gotta tell you, I was running out of cute ideas. But with these new critters – or Hitchers as they are called, I can hardly wait for the next birthday celebration. Continue reading

Bunny Trail Mix

Spring Time Candy Craft – Bunny Trail Mix

Bunny Trail Mix

Last week, one of our pint sizes candy fans stopped by Bulk Candy Store to spend her last day of  spring break with us. In order to keep her occupied and to prevent a candy overdose, we decided to make some bunny trail mix using our favorite candies. Continue reading

Candy Buffet Inspiration

Interview Series

Candy Buffet

Candy Buffets are a growing trend at social events. It can be a whimsical addition to your reception, or act as playful and interactive favors. We spoke with party planner Monica Bacallao of Moni Marvels to get the the insight on her candy styling efforts. Continue reading

Rock Candy

Some people call it rock sugar, some call it sugar swizzle sticks others call it crystallized sugar. Here at the Bulk Candy Store, we call it Rock Candy.  It is made by a process called crystallization. The crystals are formed by allowing a supersaturated solution of sugar and water to crystallize onto a surface suitable for crystal nucleation, such as a string or stick.  The process takes about 6 to 7 days to produce the crystals. Continue reading

Candy for Super Bowl XLVI (46)

On February 5th, 2012 the New England Patriots will face the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI. Kick off time is 6:30 est/5:30 cst on NBC. Whether you’re a fan of the New England Patriots, the New York Giants or (like me) you simply love watching the commercials and the halftime show (OMG, they have Madonna this year – yeah!), the Super Bowl remains a timeless American tradition – and an excuse PARTY PARTAAY! Food and drinks are usually the main attraction for a Super Bowl party, but a killer candy buffet is sure to score big with football fans. Continue reading

A DIY Valentine’s Card Treat!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s never too early to start working on some cute Valentine’s Day cards for the kids to hand out. Instead of buying prepackaged cards for your kids to hand out on February 14th, why not make your own cute chocolate treat? Here is a fun and easy Valentine’s day craft for the kids to help you with and one that they can hand out to their classmates and teachers for Valentine’s! Continue reading