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Jun 12, 2013
Cool Candy Items to Celebrate National Candy Month
Kick off kids' summer with treats like milk chocolate-covered Swedish Fish and Cold Stone Ice Cream jellybeans, plus personalized containers and more
June is National Candy Month! Get in gear with these sweet delights. Yep, that's right: a whole month dedicated to those delicious treats your kids can't get enough of. Give your kiddos something to brag about with these candies and nifty storage containers. Your kids' friends will think you're the coolest mom around if you snag some of these yummy confections before their next pool party. These unique candy finds are perfect for the whole family and won't break the bank!
A Michigan-made twist on an old-time favorite: These traditional Swedish Fish are coated with Shernni's signature creamy milk chocolate – giving you a delicious cherry chocolate flavor. They'll be a hit with mom and dad as well as the tykes! Check out Shernni's other unique treats, including chocolate-covered potato chips. Available at two local Shernni's locations (Washington Township and Utica) or on their website. Pick up a bag for $3.75.
Does your little one love ice cream? These Cold Stone Ice Cream Parlor Mix jellybeans are sure to be hit. The mix features five signature Cold Stone flavors: Chocolate Devotion, Birthday Cake Remix, Our Strawberry Blonde, Apple Pie a la Cold Stone and Mint Mint Chocolate Chip. These delicious treats are sold by Jelly Belly; grab a bag for $5.99.
These cute chocolate-covered Oreos are perfect for summer, complete with the icing sea creatures that are on top of the cookies. Scoop up some of these treats on the Dylan's Candy Bar website for $8.
These custom candy jars and dishes are sure to be a hit with your little ones. Get a cute pink and blue polka dot jar for her – or a personalized treat jar for your little man. They're both available at Zazzle for about $18.
Snag a few of these watermelon wedge suckers to add some excitement to your summer parties and barbecues. Not to mention, they can double as decorations and yummy treats for the kiddos. Order a pack at Candy.com for $6.99.
No more brain freezes from kids' favorite treat. Slush Puppie Dip-N-Lik suckers come with a sweet powder candy available in cherry, blue raspberry and watermelon flavors. Snag a 12-pack online at Candy Warehouse for $24.
This cute pink snack dispenser is sure to please your princess! A pink version is perfect for dispensing mini gumballs, M&M's, Skittles or any other small candies. The dispenser is 9.5 inches tall – just right for the countertop in the kitchen. Grab one at Candy.com for only $9.99.
These fruit-flavored treats come in a cool clear paint can. The Everything Under the Sun Mix includes Jolly Ranchers, Starburst and Skittles. Your kids will love this mix! One can be yours for $15 from Dylan's Candy Bar.