Saint Patrick’s Day Candy Craft

Did you know that St. Patrick’s Day was first publicly celebrated in Boston in 1737?  It’s celebrated on March 17th around the world. To help you celebrate, I have come up with a few quick and easy family friendly treats you can make with the kids. Continue reading “Saint Patrick’s Day Candy Craft”

The Leap Year Question

Gummy Frogs

“If a person is born on February 29th, can they only celebrate their birthday every 4 years?” This was a question from my niece as we put together the Leap Year goodie bags they will be using in their pre K. class as a teaching aid. “Great question, I guess they could celebrate on February 28th or March 1st…” I don’t think she heard my response; she was too busy eating concentrating on our project. Continue reading “The Leap Year Question”

A Sweeeeeeet Treat!

There are so many candy possibilities when it comes to party favors, Valentine’s Day gifts, or just a treat for someone special. We here at Bulk Candy Store know that all of the options can be stressful, and we want to make it easier for you by showing you some creative and useful tips for candy favors and Valentine’s Day treats! A big hit at parties is always chocolate, so why not customize a chocolate bar for your next event! Below we have a printable chocolate bar wrapper that you can use to wrap around our Bosco chocolate bars! Continue reading “A Sweeeeeeet Treat!”

A Sweet Blast from the Past: 80 years of candy and memories

From the beginning of the twentieth century, candy was an important part of the American past times. The old time candy culture is begging for a day when they can go to the store, fill up a bag, and only pay a quarter for more candy than they really needed. Nearly every American can recall a time when candy was the maker of childhood memories. Whether you’re 20 or 90, you will be able to relate to the idea that candy is generational, and with so many candy options today, many of the nostalgic candy generations long for simplicity in their candy options. Since this is nearly impossible, here is a quick guide to the limelight decades of old time candy. Continue reading “A Sweet Blast from the Past: 80 years of candy and memories”

Jordan Almonds – History, Mysteries and Meanings

Updated 10-08-2019

Have you ever asked yourself, “Why are Jordan Almonds such popular favors for large events like weddings?”, “Why do they use 5 almonds in each favor?”, or “How are Jordan Almonds made?” Well, we at Bulkcandy Store have asked those very same questions! So we did a little looking and here’s what we learned. Continue reading “Jordan Almonds – History, Mysteries and Meanings”