Tag Archives: Candy Wrapper Museum

SWEET TALK—2016 V-Day Report: The Bar is Low

Have you ever seen that light in a woman’s eyes? “Which light?” you may ask. “The look of love? Or the look of horror?” Results may vary depending on your Valentine’s Day gift, and there can be a fine line. … Continue reading

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SWEET TALK – 2014 VALENTINE’S DAY TREND REPORT

As the days of our modern world whirl about us, every simple task seems to become more complicated, and Valentine’s Day is no exception. Any simple box of chocolates and flowers once would do, but now the candy shelves are … Continue reading

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SWEET TALK – ALL THE COOL KIDS ARE HERE

Today we blast back to the 90s with Beverly Hills, 90210 Folder Bubble Gum. The series ran all throughout the decade, and I must admit I never watched it. Looking at the original season one intro, I remember why.

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SWEET TALK – GROOVIN’ WITH GUMBALL MACHINES

Decade after decade, these little machines have stood by doorways, calling for our attention at the supermarket, the drugstore, the liquor store, the mini-mart, the dollar discount store, and the family restaurant. Depending on what year it is, they offer … Continue reading

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SWEET TALK – Camp Fire Girls Candy

Sing around the campfire! Join the Camp Fire Girls. Join the laughter, join the fun, It’s a wonderful time for everyone. It’s a busy day, and when… it’s… done…. What fun to sing around the campfire! ‘Neath the moon above, … Continue reading

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SWEET TALK – Talkin’ about the “Yours Chewly” Bar

Dear Readers, As some of you may know, but most of you probably don’t know, I have been collecting candy wrappers for my museum since I had a mad vision as a teenage girl in the 1970s. This decade was … Continue reading

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