Topic: candy

A Ranking Of Easter Candy From Delicious To Disgusting

A Ranking Of Easter Candy From Delicious To Disgusting

Sure, those treats the Easter bunny brings for your children are technically for them. But sharing is an important lesson for kids to learn, so you want candies everyone will enjoy in their baskets come Easter morning. In case you aren’t done shopping for Easter basket goodies and aren’t sure what sweets to include, here’s a ranking of Easter candy from best to worst. More »

Here’s What 100 Calories Of Easter Candy Looks Like

Hereâs What 100 Calories Of Easter Candy Looks Like

When I was a kid, Easter was a big deal. Not only did it mean winter had finally subsided, but it also meant (for the kids, anyway) festive trappings that I loved. Colored eggs! Baskets full of plastic shreddings that get stuck in the carpet! And, of course, the hat-trick of killer Easter candy: Peeps, jelly beans, and the Cadbury Creme Egg. Oh, that Cadbury Creme Egg.

While we’re not huge on calorie-counting around these parts, we do like to help you (and ourselves) eyeball out what a smart portion looks like. And, conventionally, that’s around 100 calories. Just enough to be delicious, but no so much that you’ll feel like Augustus Gloop.

So without further ado, here’s what 100 calories of your favorite (or, at least, my favorite) Easter candy looks like. More »