Posts tagged "candy"

Oops! Canadian Pharmacy Gives Kids Bipolar Medication Instead Of Candy

A pharmacist assistant at a Canadian pharmacy “accidentally” gave out out bipolar medication to trick-or-treaters instead of candy Saturday night.
Apparently, a woman dropped her teenage son’s prescription drugs while…

Katrin Higher | November 1, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Parents, Please Don’t Be The Worst On Halloween

So just in case you’re having a hard time reading the sign in the picture above, here’s what it says (errors included, of course):

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 30, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Pecan Pie M&Ms Exist: 10 Suggestions For Further M&M Fall Flavor Appropriation

Perhaps Mars would like to make Mashed Potato M&Ms?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 14, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Frisky Eats: 20 Sensual Chocolate Truffles For Every Valentine’s Palate

You know what’s even better than a box of chocolates on Valentine’s Day? A box of homemade, custom-curated chocolates on Valentine’s Day!
One great thing about truffles is that they…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm

What Your Favorite Halloween Candy Says About Your Style

We all know Snickers people and Skittles people, and we also know not to introduce those people at parties. Some great tastes just don’t taste great together. Here is our…

The Gloss | October 23, 2014 - 5:45 pm

Start Stockpiling Hershey’s Bars, Because Chocolate Prices Are Going Up

Hershey announced last week that its prices would increase due to a rise in the cost of chocolate ingredients. Very soon, those amazing Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme bars (or am…

Claire Hannum | July 22, 2014 - 9:00 am

Peeps Donuts Are Here And Now I’m On An Emotional Roller Coaster

Just as all things Easter are starting to show up in stores, Dunkin’ Donuts is presenting us with a gift from above: Peeps donuts. As the treats roll into stores…

Claire Hannum | March 28, 2014 - 10:00 am

Cheers! Beer-Flavored Jelly Beans Have Arrived

When your consider the fact that beer-flavored lip gloss, beer-filled donuts, and, ahem, beer-flavored vagina wipes have all been invented, your reaction to beer-flavored jelly beans will probably be something…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 26, 2014 - 2:00 pm

The Amazon Reviews For Haribo Sugarless Gummy Bears Are Disgustingly Hilarious

The reviews on Amazon are often a treasure trove of hilarity, but occasionally they are both amusing and educational. For example, I had no idea until today that if I were to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2014 - 11:40 am

Very Important Question Of The Day: Do You Like Candy Corn?

Did you know today is National Candy Corn Day? This means roughly half the people reading this are all, “Woohoooo! Finally the world’s greatest seasonal candy gets the respect it…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 30, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Rude Lady Ruins Halloween By Telling Fargo Trick-Or-Treaters They’re Fat

Rudeness, not fun-size Skittles, is how one Fargo, North Dakota, lady is celebrating this Halloween.

Yesterday an anonymous woman announced during a radio show call-in her intention to withhold…

Jessica Wakeman | October 30, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Frisky Eats: 7 Ways To Take Your Cadbury Creme Eggs To The Next Level

‘Tis the season for Easter candy, including the MVP of seasonal sweets, Cadbury Creme Eggs. As good as these ooey gooey treats are on their own, I went searching for…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 28, 2013 - 9:00 am

Have Your Bed And Eat It Too At The World’s First Cake Hotel

It took a team of 14 bakers, pastry chefs, and candy artists nearly 3,000 hours to create the world’s first edible pop-up hotel in Soho, London. The Willy Wonka-esque wonderland…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 25, 2013 - 9:40 am

Now You Can Eat A Life-Size Gummy Version Of Yourself

Big news on the colorful gummy candy/fantasy autocannibalism front! A place called FabCafe in Japan is offering a new service that uses 3D body scanners to create a realistic, life-size…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 28, 2013 - 11:40 am

Chew On This 8-Foot Long Gummi Snake

It’s 27 pounds, 36,730 calories, $150 worth of pure gummi candy. The Party Python is now available for purchase Vat19. It comes in blue raspberry and green apple and red…

Ami Angelowicz | November 11, 2012 - 9:00 am

9-Year-Old Boy Steals His Parents’ Life Savings For Candy Store Shopping Spree

When a nine-year-old Ukrainian boy found his parents’ life savings stashed under the couch, he did what any kid with a sweet tooth and a touch of psychopathy would do:…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 9, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Candy Physics Is My New Favorite Branch Of Science

Finally a team of physicists has devoted the proper time and effort to answering the age old question, “Is it better to bite into a round piece of candy, or…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 10, 2012 - 9:20 am

Weekend Project: Bellini Rose Petal Lollipops

We were totally obsessed with boozy popsicles this summer, but once the weather cools down, we’re going to have to put down our cocktails-on-a-stick and reach for a treat that…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 8, 2012 - 10:00 am

God Save The Queen’s Pudding Bars

As I’ve mentioned about a billion times before, I’m totally obsessed with everything British, so when I saw these candy bars–which combine traditional British pudding flavors, chocolate, and a colorful…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 23, 2012 - 11:40 am