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: Ideas and Inspiration

Ice Cream Sundae Ideas { Candy Shops in Minnesota }

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Hello! We’re here today, enjoying the semi-cloudy, Anoka weather. We love summer and all–but, a little taste of Fall is nice from time-to-time, too. Today’s blog is being written with these upcoming, dog days of Summer, firmly in mind, though. Late August may seem like it’s all about the back-to-school stuff–but really, why waste these […]

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A Few Favorites from Pinterest { Candy Recipes and Crafts }

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Hello again! We are just poppin’ in today to share a few of our recent, favorite, Pinterest finds. Did you know we have a Pinterest page? In case you couldn’t guess–yes, it’s ALL about candy! We have everyday, seasonal, and holiday-themed candy boards that feature both candy related recipes and crafts. We have boards dedicated […]

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Extra Peeps? Check out These Recipes! { Minnesota Candy Store }

Easter is done! However, if your home is anything like our home–you’ve still probably got a bunch of candy lying around. It seems like each year, Peeps, are the one thing that get pushed to the back of the candy shelf and left to die slowly (until they’re ‘found’ one day, like in June, and […]

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Edible, Starburst, Slime { Minnesota Candy Shop }

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Hello! We’re back with another fun candy blog today. :) If you have an preteen/teen, or grandchild (especially a girl), you’re probably hearing a lot about slime lately. In fact, your kitchen may have been turned into a slime studio recently with all the different recipes they’re trying. (The difficulties of finding white glue lately […]

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Candy Cane Crafts { Anoka MN Christmas Ideas }

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Hello! How’s all the Christmas stuff going? There just seems to be so much this time of year, crammed into such a short period of time. It can feel so out-of-control. Now, we know we’re a bit biased–but, if the shopping season is starting to feel nuts to you, maybe consider heading into Anoka, and […]

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How to Make Rock Candy { Shop Small in Anoka }

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Hello and welcome back to the best little candy blog in the Twin Cities! Have you been up to Anoka yet to do a little small business, and local, gift shopping? If you’re headed to Main Street this Christmas season–stop in to see us! We have such great boxes of candy and hard-to-find treats which […]

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What to do with All That Halloween Candy? { Anoka Small Business }

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Hello and welcome back to the blog here, at Sweet River Candy Company!  If you’re reading this–we assume you survived the madness that surrounds Halloween. It was crazy here, in Anoka–back to normal feels nice. :) Now, we’re gearing up for Fabfest, this weekend, which is a shopping event set up to coincide with the […]

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Candy and the Playground { Anoka Family Things to Do }

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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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Homemade Butterfinger Recipe { Twin Cities Area Candy Shop }

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Here we are again, this summer vacation, with another idea to keep you busy. :) (Of course, we ALWAYS recommend swinging into the shop to say hi, find a great treat, and then going to enjoy all the fun shops on Anoka’s Main Street. Antiques, clothes, shoes, ice cream, flowers, artisan made goods, and so […]

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Cotton Candy Puffy Painting { Candy Basket Delivery in Twin Cities }

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Hello and welcome to summer vacation, kids! It’s such a free feeling to be out of school for a bit, huh? We’ve seen a lot of new faces in the shop lately–lots of young faces. :) We <3 it! We’ve also packed up a couple of really cute candy baskets for delivery–graduation, congratulations and ‘good job’ gifts […]

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