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Retro Sweets and a Comeback

Thousands of years have passed and people are still passionate about candy. If anything, this probably speaks of but one truth – the love for sweets is universal. And there may be many reasons ..
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Sweeter Halloween with Kids

People love and enjoy holidays and one of these is Halloween. This festival is a customary tradition celebrated and enjoyed by all ages in the entire world. Time-honored activities such as parties, ..
(October 06, 2009)
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Treacle Toffee Toughies

Toffees are some of the most beloved retro sweets of all time and the treacle variety makes for some really great times around the bonfire. While some toffees are soft and chewy, this one is ..
(October 06, 2009)
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Sugar Free Retro Sweet and Juvenile Diabetes

There are studies that show pleasure being the sensation generally reported by people when anything sweet lands on their tongues. Nobody knows for sure why for sure but researchers have confirmed ..
(October 05, 2009)
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Memoirs of Childhood Goodies

Do you ever remember your old-fashioned sweets when you were still in your childhood years? Have you ever thought where to find them and taste again those favorite candies of yours, and feel the ..
(October 02, 2009)
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Going Far with Candy Bars

One of the most scrumptious retro sweets varieties are undoubtedly candy bars. Although these yummies have been around for quite a long time, they actually started out as chocolate drinks. The first ..
(September 30, 2009)
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Healthy Fruits and Your Retro Sweets Sherbets

Fruits are some of the healthiest foods we have around. They're natural and ripe with powerful nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Aside from their wide varieties, most of them are .
(September 29, 2009)
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Feel Better with Funny T-Shirts

It's been an age-old belief that laughter makes sick people well. In fact, a lot of publications exploring the healing powers of humor have been released with scientific studies even confirming truth .
(September 28, 2009)
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Getting Healthy with Retro Sweets

Anyone with a sweet tooth is only glad to learn about retro sweets. Rarely does one manage to resist their temptation so most just go ahead and satisfy their cravings. Why not? Everybody deserves a ..
(September 27, 2009)
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Help Those Gallstones with Sherbets

No matter how long it's been since our first unforgettable candy experience, there's only thing that matters now. Those candies are back. Those retro sweets are making their way to us again with ..
(September 25, 2009)
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How Licorice Helps In Acid Reflux

When you're in the mood for a little childhood sentimentality, retro sweets can work you up to a warm sweet cry. Yes, those nostalgic candies can really bring you to those times you thought you've ..
(September 24, 2009)
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How to Spot a Good Nostalgic Sweets Wholesaler

Not just because all retro sweets are manufactured by the same companies doesn't mean you shouldn't be conscious about where you source your supplies. While the quality of the candies may remain the ..
(September 23, 2009)
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Keen on Jelly Beans

Jelly beans, jelly beans, jelly beans. How big they were back when we were small. We never could get enough of ‘em, could we? Remember the gourmet varieties - Blueberry Pie, Caribbean Coconut, ..
(September 22, 2009)
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Iron Clad Reasons to Love Retro Sweets

The world has claimed to be more health conscious than ever before. Everyday, new health products are launched and people seem to be interested in more and more health-promoting activities that come ..
(September 21, 2009)
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Retro Sweets and Toothy Halloweens

Halloween is always major for children. It's their perfect excuse to gorge up on their favorite candies, new and old-fashioned sweets alike. When it comes to satisfying that sweet little tooth, this ..
(September 18, 2009)
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Because Halloween And Retro Sweets Are For Everyone

Although there's no rule about Halloween that says it's strictly for kids, it still probably won't matter much if not for them. When they go trick or treating, you just can't deny the joy on their ..
(September 17, 2009)
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A Retro Sweet Halloween History

Once again, it's children's favorite time of the year, Halloween! Loads of candies by the buckets will be all over the neighborhood on this night and these kids will be the excited recipients. Trick ..
(September 16, 2009)
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Four Candy Myths

We are a candy-loving world and there's no doubt about that. The only problem is when people who aren't exactly one of us tend to make things ugly, especially for the retro sweets varieties which we ..
(September 15, 2009)
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Funny T-shirts For The World

There's no doubt that funny t-shirts are now a worldwide craze and what's great is they're not only a fashion activity. They're very effective vehicles for showing who a wearer is and what he ..
(September 14, 2009)
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Retro Sweets And Carbohydrates

You've heard it all before. Candies are basically made of carbohydrates and so are those unforgettable retro sweets which never fail to charm you over and over. Of course, resisting them is hard ..
(September 14, 2009)
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Sherbets At Their Best

Some of the most unforgettable traditional sweets we'll always love are sherbets. Their taste brings us closer to the warmth of mom who never failed to remind us never to miss our fruits when we were .
(September 14, 2009)
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The Bean Bravado

Children and adults alike will always be crazy for jelly beans but the thought of these retro sweets actually being health foods is even more delicious! Now you've got a good reason for gorging up on .
(September 13, 2009)
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A Toast to Funny Tees

Anybody who wants to celebrate the good life will have good reason to celebrate with funny t-shirts. These are shirts with a message that is conveyed in a humorous way. The tees have even carved ..
(September 12, 2009)
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Britain’s Most Beloved Retro Sweets

It's confirmed! Fizzy cola bottles are now Britain's most favorite retro sweets according to a survey conducted by Marks and Spencer. The poll was multi-dimensional and included portions meant to ..
(September 11, 2009)
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What To Look For In A Wholesale Retro Sweets Shop

So you're a certified sweetaholic. You specialize in retro sweets but somehow, with the great number wholesale retro sweets shops these days, you just can't tell which one's the best, let alone what ..
(September 11, 2009)
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