Tag Archive | candy

Skittles Riddles

  The new Skittles product is really changing things up. Now you can taste the rainbow without knowing exactly what you’re putting in your mouth. Honestly, this share size is heavy on the sugar and calories – not all of us are fans of sharing candy, so I take every package as a personal serving. […]

Sour Patch Kids

I’m not sure if I’ve ever eaten Sour Patch Kids before. Maybe once or twice, when gifted by someone else. Naturally, I had to look into the history of this sour/sweet snack. Here’s the rundown: Sour Patch Kids was the first sold for 1 cent as little martian candies called Mars Men. According to Wikipedia, […]

Trolli Apple Os

I did it. Again. I was tempted by the sugary promises and bright colors in the non-chocolate candy aisle. And I, once again, have horrible, horrible news. Namely that all you Trolli fans out there are going to have beef (or rather, gummy) with me after you read this: I do not like Apple Os. […]

Sour Punch Straws: Strawberry

It’s official. I’ve been recognized. A friendly attendant greeted me at my local gas station today, but not with the usual glazed eyes I have grown accustomed to. There was the sparkle of recognition, of familiarity. Something we get so little of in today’s fast-paced, hustle-and-bustle world. OK that was a little maudlin, but Bernard […]