Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company 117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com
Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company
117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com

Category Archives: Family

Candy and the Playground { Anoka Family Things to Do }

Candy, Store, Small Town, Family, Things to Do, Anoka, Playground, Ideas, Candy Shop, Road Trip, Fun, Store, Walk, Playground, Coon Rapids, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Twin Cities

Don’t know if it’s a summer thing…don’t know if it’s the times we live in…don’t know if it’s the times we often wished we lived in–but, simple fun makes us happier than most anything these days. :) There’s something about being a little candy shop, in an old building, on historic, downtown, Main Street that […]

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Candy Hearts DIY Projects { Valentine’s Day Ideas and Gifts in Twin Cities }

candy heart DIY crafts

Well, since we’re Anoka’s favorite candy store, we probably shouldn’t admit this–but, we’re not really fans of those little, Valentine’s Day, conversation hearts. (Being a candy store, it seems like we should just love it all, right? We don’t.) When we were in Kindergarten, they were cool–since then, well, they’re kinda like the mini candy […]

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Halloween Candy Craft Ideas { Anoka Area Store }

Welcome to Halloween Blog Number Two in our Halloween Bloggin’ Series!  Like we said before, Anoka is the Halloween Capital of the World, and we’re Anoka’s favorite candy store; so, we take our duty to bring you the best of Halloween, and candy, very seriously.  Our last blog was all about the fudge–today’s is brought […]

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Summer Road Trippin’! {Anoka Candy Store}

Summer time just screams road trip, doesn’t it?  Twizzlers, nuts, jelly beans, candy bars, chocolate rocks, lemon drops, mint melties, taffy…what’s your favorite road trippin’ treat!?  (We’re partial to licorice and Jelly Belly’s. :) )  Whether it’s a two hour trip to the cabin, or a twelve hour trip cross country, candy just makes it […]

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Chocolate Coin Fun { Anoka MN Candy Store }

Candy Coin Craft Ideas

We thought we’d have a little chocolate coin fun with today’s blog!  We had an Anoka mom in the candy store the other day asking if we could order, for her, the coins in bulk; she needed them for her child’s upcoming, Jake and the Never Land Pirates birthday party.  (She was debating between that, […]

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Childhood Nostalgia and Summer Fun { Anoka Candy Store }

Since March of 2013, and for over 60 blog posts–we have been talkin’ about candy, and candy delivery, and candy buffets, and holiday candy, and candy crafts, and candy recipes…and, are you seeing a pattern?  It’s ALL been about candy!  (Which, well, d’uh.  We ARE a candy store, after all. :) )  Today is the […]

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Spring Break and Easter Ideas { Anoka Candy Blog }

New Easter Candy

Somehow, this year, the kids in the Anoka-Hennepin School District lucked out with an beautiful Spring break!  The weather actually feels like Spring out there. :)  (That didn’t seem to happen often when break was earlier in the year.)  I always think it’s funny how excited they are about getting out of school–but, by the […]

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Christmas Candy and Family Events { Twin Cities Area Holiday Shopping }

And…here we are; in the heart of the Christmas, shopping, season!  Did you know about all of the fun, family, events that happen throughout the month of December in Anoka?  This Saturday is the big tree lighting right next door to us in City Hall Plaza.  Santa will be there, there will be snacks, bonfires, […]

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The Candy is Coming! { Twin Cities, Halloween Events }

With the first day of October this week, we welcome Halloween to Anoka!  When you set up shop in the Halloween Capital of the World–you better be ready to turn orange and black well before the 31st.  We just caught a glimpse of all of the events they have planned–parades, family events, pumpkin bowling, movie […]

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Treat Baskets are the Best! { Minnesota Candy Delivery }

Guess what topic came up in the shoppe today?  (You might not want to, actually :) )  We started talking about the Holidays!  (Roll your eyes, if you must.  We have fun ideas that we can’t wait to play around with though.  Gotta get a jump on it!  Now, I just wish I could do […]

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