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Is Ice Cream Candy? • This May Surprise You! •

Is Ice Cream Candy

Ice cream! You scream! We all scream! And then some miserable party pooper at the back screams, ‘it’s not even candy!’ Wow. Who let this guy in? Nevertheless, he does raise an interesting point. We’re now all wondering, ‘is he right? Is ice cream even a candy?’ Hmmm. Well, I can see why it might …

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Is Gum Candy? • This May Surprise You! •

Is Gum Candy

Chewing gum or bubblegum. It’s often kept with the candy at the store. But there’s something about it, isn’t there? It doesn’t quite feel or seem to be the same as other types of candy. Naturally, it makes us question if we should even classify them as one and the same. So shall we? Well, …

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Are Marshmallows Considered Candy? • Surely Not?! •

Are Marshmallows Considered Candy?

Marshmallows are certainly a unique food. I mean, I can’t think of anything that has a texture comparable to them. Anything that tastes the way they do. Anything that melts so wonderfully when held above a campfire. But they have to fit into a food family somewhere, right? They can’t be out there on their …

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Best Sour Lemon Hard Candy

Best Sour Lemon Hard Candy

For decades now, and I mean decades, candy lovers have enjoyed the wonderful delights of sour lemon hard candy. I don’t know what it is, but there’s something about the taste and texture of sour lemon hard candy that makes it feel as though they’re centuries old.  Anyway, I love sour lemon hard candy.  You …

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Can Expired Chocolate Make You Sick?

Can Expired Chocolate Make You Sick?

There’s nothing worse. You reach for a bar of chocolate you have been saving only to find that it’s expired. Naturally, with something as delicious as chocolate, it makes us question if we can eat it anyway. Is there any harm in doing so? Will you get sick, even? Well, if you’ve got that bar …

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Can Expired Skittles Make You Sick?

Can Expired Skittles Make You Sick

I’ve been there. Trust me. You’re there, sitting at home. It’s late, and the stores have closed. All of a sudden, your mind reminds you of the glorious delights that are Skittles. You need some right now. You can’t wait for tomorrow; you want to taste their strong, sweet, fruity flavors at this moment. But …

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Can Expired M&Ms Make You Sick?

Can Expired M&Ms Make You Sick?

M&Ms. The world famous multi-colored shelled buttons of delicious chocolate. When aren’t these good to eat? You can eat them in the evening, in the morning, or any time of the day. And any time of the year. But nothing lasts forever, you know. Candy included. This means that M&Ms do, in fact, have an …

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What Is The Sour Patch Kids Mystery Flavor?

What Is The Sour Patch Kids Mystery Flavor?

Are you a big fan of the Sour Patch Kids Mystery flavor? But are you still trying to figure out what it is? Can’t quite put your finger, or should I say tongue/taste buds, on what it is? Well, you’ll be pleased you stopped by. Here is what you are going to want to know… …

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Best Candy For Candy Buffet • 8 You Have To Have! •

Best Candy For Candy Buffet

Is there anything better than candy? Yes! More candy! And that’s exactly what a candy buffet is…although there’s a bit more to it than that!  A candy buffet isn’t just a load of candy thrown together. It’s actually a purposefully designed and elegant display of lots of candy that you can have at whatever big …

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Best Candy For Hiking • 5 That You Must Have With You

Best Candy For Hiking

So, you’re going for a hike, hey? Good for you, is what I’ll say. Hiking is a great form of exercise, and you get to be connected with nature. But because hiking requires energy, it can be tiring. This means you’ll need to get extra boosts of energy to help you complete your hike, whether …

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Have Sour Skittles Been Discontinued?

Sour Skittles Discontinued

Have you heard a rumor that Sour Skills have been discontinued? They can’t be, surely not! Then again, the biggest, best, and most popular candy brands bring out new lines of candy all the time. They adapt, reinvent and experiment. But what does this mean for the Sour Skittle? Is it over for them, or …

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Have Skittles Dips Been Discontinued?

Have Skittles Dips Been Discontinued?

We love candy, and that’s why it sticks around, waiting for us diligently on the store shelves. But some candies are loved more than others. And not every candy sticks around on the store shelves forever. Yet some candies aren’t around for too long at all.  If you’re reading this, you’re probably wondering if Skittles …

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Have Nips Candy Been Discontinued?

Have Nips Candy Been Discontinued?

Every year, new candy brands emerge in the market, and existing brands release new lines of their popular ranges. Unfortunately, it also goes the other way. Older brands shut up shop and stop producing their once-popular candies and treats. But is this true of Nips candy? Are they no more? Is it still possible to …

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Best Candy For Braces • The 5 That Are Safe To Eat! •

Best Candy for Braces

Nobody really enjoys having braces, but we might need them at some point in our lives to help straighten that perfect smile and improve our overall dental health.  Perhaps you’re about to have them fitted. Maybe they’re already in. Either way, you’re now wondering what candies are best to consume with them.   Firstly, well done …

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Best Candy For Wedding Favors • The 5 To Consider! •

Best Candy For Wedding Favors

Weddings are great for us guests. You get to dress up nicely. You get free delicious food. You get free drinks. Oh! And you get to see two people get married.  But the advantages of being a wedding guest don’t stop there.  We are also gifted with wedding favors as a sign of gratitude for …

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Best Ginger Candy for Nausea • The 5 That Will Help! •

Best Ginger Candy for Nausea

Nobody enjoys nausea. But almost everybody enjoys candy. The problem we candy lovers face is that too much candy can often cause nausea. But it’s not always to blame. Nausea can surface for many different reasons. The question is how to reduce the uncomfortable feelings that come with it.  Now, whilst candy may often be …

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Can Sour Candy Cause Sore Throat?

Can Sour Candy Cause Sore Throat?

Sour candy can cause many things. It can cause you to experience wondrous delight in your taste buds. It can cause you to grimace at its strong sour taste. It can even cause pain and burning to your tongue if consumed in large quantities at a time. But can it also cause a sore throat? …

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How Many Fruit Pastilles In A Tube?

How Many Fruit Pastilles In A Tube

Are you considering buying a pack of Fruit Pastilles and are wondering how many you’ll get? Maybe you want to share them around? Or maybe you’re contemplating saving some for later – but will there be enough? Either way, you’ll be glad you came here today. I decided to buy a few tubes to find …

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How Many Smarties In A Tube?

How Many Smarties In A Tube

Are you about to buy a pack of Smarties and are wondering how many you get inside? Perhaps you want to share them out, or wondering if there will be enough? Or maybe you’re having a bet with a friend and need to find the answer. Either way, you’ll be glad you stopped by. I …

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Why Do I Crave Sour Candy?

Why Do I Crave Sour Candy?

Do you find yourself craving sour candy? Well, while it may seem strange, but I can think of other things that are a lot worse! Besides, sour candy is actually a very normal thing to crave. So if you find yourself fantasizing about sour candy fairly regularly, or even all of a sudden, don’t worry. …

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How to Heal Your Tongue After Eating Sour Candy

How to Heal Your Tongue After Eating Sour Candy

Ok, you’ve just gone on a massive sour candy-eating binge. An intensely painful burning sensation in your tongue is now causing you a lot of discomfort. In fact, you’ve actually eaten so much sour candy that your tongue is damaged. Relax. There is no need to panic. This damage is not permanent, and it will …

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​​Why Does Sour Candy Help Nausea?

​​Why Does Sour Candy Help Nausea?

Now, when we feel nauseous, one of the last things we expect to help stop this uncomfortable feeling is candy. We expect candy to make us feel even more nauseous. In fact, some of the time, we’ll probably find that eating an abundance of candy is the cause of our nausea. But you may be …

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Sour Candy Makes Me Sweat • Why & What To Do!

Sour Candy Makes Me Sweat • Why & What To Do!

Sweating is a perfectly normal body function that happens to all of us. Eating sour candy is a perfectly normal activity that many of us relish partaking in. But is it normal to sweat after you’ve eaten sour candy?  Perhaps this is something that keeps happening to you every time you sit down to tuck …

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Why Does My Tongue Burn After Eating Sour Candy?

Why Does My Tongue Burn After Eating Sour Candy?

Don’t you just love it when you place that sour candy on your tongue? At that moment, the delicious flavors enter your system for you to enjoy. Hmmm OWWWW!! What the – what is that? That tongue burning sensation. Now why on earth would sour candy do this to us? Is it normal for sour …

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