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Always a Treat!
Candy is one of life’s little pleasures and it can even help to promote a sense of well-being. But it is best enjoyed in moderation and as part of a happy, balanced lifestyle. We should all treat ourselves right by focusing first on nutritious foods like fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, and balance calories with regular activity. That’s how to make room in your diet for the sweeter things in life and to enjoy candy in moderation – ideally in portions of 50 to 100 calories a day.
Boxes of chocolate, conversation hearts and cinnamon candies. There’s a lot to love about Valentine’s Day. In fact, 83 percent of Americans share candy and chocolate with friends, family or that special someone for the holiday.Read More →
When spring has sprung, it’s time for a visit from the Easter Bunny. A blend of religious and secular observations make Easter one of the sweetest celebrations for candy lovers.
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Halloween is one of the sweetest holidays in the U.S. While the holiday was historically celebrated by Celtic tribes in pre-Christian times, the tradition of dressing in disguises and celebrating with food and drink endures to this day.Read More →
From Thanksgiving all the way through New Year’s Day, candy plays a special role in celebrating the holidays that fall late on the calendar.Read More →
Kinds of Candy
The treat that now lies quietly in its wrapper carries a story of exotic places, long journeys and small families that raise delicate tropical fruit trees.
As you peel back the wrapper, you’re uncovering the cacao tree’s seed—and joining people the world over who have turned to this mysterious food for ritual, medicine and sheer pleasure for the past 4,000 years.
How do the beans in chocolate farmers’ hands become decadent sweets in yours? Let’s explore how chocolate is made…the story of chocolate.
Candy is delicious, sure! But there are so many additional ways you can celebrate with candy – from candy crafts to holiday decorating. Here are some ideas to get creative with candy.
These bubble gum necklaces are fun to make and will add a sweet flair to any outfit.
These wreaths can be made for any holiday. Try the pastel eggs seen here, or use candy corn, conversation hearts, or candy canes. You can also make an everyday wreath with any candy of your choosing.
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17 Oct 2016 - This article first appeared on Medium.com where I will be posting periodic opinion pieces in the future. Halloween is a festive time ...
Candy & Lifestyle
13 Oct 2016 - Candy has been a special part of Halloween since Americans first embraced the tradition of trick-or-treating in the 1950s. The ...
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