Kool Smiles Bringing Back Operation Troop Treats to Lubbock
Kool Smiles for Kids is bringing back a great event for the 6th year. Operation Troop Treats encourages Lubbock kids to bring in their candy to donate for troops overseas. In exchange, kids will get a toy for their candy. From Kool Smiles: "Operation Troop Treats promotes good dental health and gives Lubbock children and families an opportunity to send deployed U...
Fargo Woman to Give Letters in Lieu of Candy to Obese Trick-Or-Treaters
This year, some children in Fargo, North Dakota may get a bigger trick than treat when hitting the streets for trick-or-treating. That's because a woman in the city has decided to take a stand against childhood obesity, which on its face it's a noble effort. However, the method in which she is doing it is turning heads.
Are You Ready For “The Tower Of Sour”?
So Big comes in to tell me about "Crazybones" suckers.  They're cool.  They're regular lollipops except the stick looks like a skeletal leg or arm.  I'm thinking, cool, I'll Google this and see if I can get some for this Halloween.  I found the Crazybones, but I found something truly heinous in the process.  More after the jump.
The Greatest Thing Ever Has Happened!
I made a brief visit to the convenience story the other morning and had a brief WTF? moment.  That moment quickly turned to one of elation and yes, desire.  More after the jump.
You Know You’re Getting Old When You Can’t Find Your Favorite Candy Anymore.
This morning while talking to the Heathen I happened to mention a "Chunky" bar.  He had no idea of what I was talking about. Now for the record a Chunky bar was various nuts and raisins mixed into a square, thick candy bar.  Yep, none of those new fangled 'rectangular' bars for us..we got our candy bars in squares and WE LIKED IT.  More after the jump.
The Five Best Easter Candies
Yes I'm an expert on a lot of things.  One of them is "Easter Candies".  Easter is the holiday with the best candies, mostly because a lot of them, but not all, are chocolate based.  Think about it, Halloween is cheap candy, Christmas is peppermint and stuff (and you can get those at Sonic anytime), and despite the high chocolate quotient, Valentines candy is mostly for girls (sorry it'