UPDATED SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 Blast from the Past? History of Delfa Rolls Are you young enough to remember the Delfa Rolls, also called Danish Ribbons? They used to be sold by a few convenience stores in the 1960s. They were pretty hard to find because they were imported from overseas. It was a lot of […]
The tall tale of deadly Pop Rocks came from the infamous Little Mikey, the cute face of the classic Life cereal commercials in the 70’s.
The introduction to a series about how to put together a candy buffet.
Five cocktails and desserts to give your 4th of July party that extra spark!
If I asked you to name two types of foods that people really love, undoubtedly candy and cereal would be near the top of list. It’s no wonder then that these two favorites can be combined to make unique and popular treats. Well, sometimes.
Many people like to wax romantically about days past and how times have changed. One of the things that I often hear about from these people is the price of candy.
We’ve discovered some very unique, candy-made, Mosaic Portraits created by Jason Mecier. Mecier is a unique artist who has used a wide range of materials that many would deem “trash” to create intricate portraits of famous celebrities. Recently he released a new series of Mosaics made out of candy ( Hot Tamales, Gummy Bears, Candy […]
I’m pretty fond of Gummy Bears, just like a lot of other folks. This is especially true with the explosion of shapes, colors and sizes that are now available. One thing I also like is stop motion video. Not sure why, I just think it’s cool. My plan is to combine these two things together […]
My daughter’s Bat Mitzvah was last week. If you’ve been to one of these, you have probably seen that the décor is usually based on a theme. When given a choice, a lot of kids will pick crazy themes for their parties. I got lucky; my daughter simply wanted “lights everywhere”. Of course, I wanted […]
A review of Candy: A Century of Panic and Pleasure Americans have had a rocky relationship with candy over the years. At times candy has been the “go to” food, and other times it’s been demonized as the beginning of the path to destruction. This love-hate relationship with candy is really quite interesting, and the […]