Tag Archives: Candy

DIY Vintage Paper Mache Candy Buckets


By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey The years before I turned 8 years old (and felt to be cool I had to collect my Halloween candy loot in a pillow case), I carried a homemade candy bucket just like these. Mine was a creepy pumpkin, the color faded from bright orange to a certain Read More »

Happy Saint Nicholas Eve


By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Production Assistant: Anthony Lunsmann Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography Don’t forget to have your children set their shoes out this Saint Nicholas Eve in hopes that Saint Nicholas will place coins on the soles and fill the insides with candy! Happy Saint Nicholas Day! 

My Kind of Candied Apples


By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography Sure I could do the basic candy apple, but this was a lot more fun to look at and eat. AND, as a bonus, I was hopped up on sugar for days! I can’t imagine a more fun project to do at a Read More »

Good and Plenty Cupcakes


By Libbie Summers from Sweet and Vicious –baking with attitude (Rizzoli) Photography by Chia Chong Two for the show. Most American kids wouldn’t say black licorice was their favorite candy. German kids, sure. They probably keep a little stash of Katjes-Kinder in the pocket of their lederhosen, but no American kid I ever knew liked Read More »

Root Beer Float Poppers


By Libbie Summers from Sweet and Vicious (Rizzoli) Photography by Chia Chong Paper Flower Crown by Strawberry Moth If you put ice in your root beer, there’s a good chance we’ll never be friends. If you use vanilla ice cream in your root beer float, there’s a good chance we could be friends. If you Read More »

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