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: Nostalgia

Our Favorite Treats Through the Decades { Anoka MN Candy Shop }

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Hey guys! How is everyone? We’re doing so good around here–working at a candy shop doesn’t leave much room for crankiness anyway. :) Just so you know, and so you can keep it on your radar, we have just switched over to our summer hours. We will still open at 8am during the weekdays, and […]

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Our Top 10 Favorite Candy Songs! { Twin Cities Area Candy Store }

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Hello and welcome back to the Sweet River’s, candy blog! We’re happy to have you here. :) This week, we’re thinking all about some of our favorite songs involving sweets and candy. There are SO many songs that reference candy out there–but, in our mind, there are really a only a few, stand-out classics. SO…we’re sharing […]

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Candy Button History and Recipe { Candy Buffet in Twin Cities }

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Never, in my life, have I appreciated Candy Buttons more than now–I have a toddler. They’re the tiniest candy, and they take hand eye coordination, and fine motor skills to enjoy; therefore, they take him a long time, and some good concentration, in order to eat just a few little treats. I liked them too, […]

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Retro Treat, Gift Ideas { Candy Stores in the Twin Cities }

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We have had lots of [organized] people in here stocking up on the stocking stuffers lately! (The rest are like us…they’ll be in next week. :) ) We have a store FULL of retro, and nostalgic, candy that makes candy fun–just like it used to be. SO…we went around last week and thought…’hmmm, if we […]

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Candy Review Two! {Coon Rapids Are Candy Shop}

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Welcome to the second blog in our delicious, candy-tasting, series!  (Obviously, it’s delicious for us.  It can be for you too, as we always have everything in that we’re sampling!  All you do is have to swing by. :) )  We’re excited about today’s sampling since we’re going to try something a bit retro, something […]

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Our First Candy Review! {Family Fun near Anoka}

Kits Taffy Review

Welcome to blog number one of our candy, taste test, series!  (We didn’t have a more official idea for a name–so, that’s what we’re calling it.  For now.)  This idea was born as we were standing in the candy store yesterday, trying to remember what Razzles tasted like, wondering what Kit Taffy is all about, […]

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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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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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Easter Treats Trivia { Candy Store near Minneapolis }

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Well, here it comes, another holiday that fills the kids with candy, and has us sneaking it when they aren’t looking!  (Those are our favorites. :) )  Easter is right around the corner and even though yes, the Easter Bunny does most of the work–we still need to, sometimes, help out a bit.  (It’s a […]

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Have you tried Teaberry!? { Valentine’s Day Gifts and Delivery }

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Well, here we are, in the midst of making room, rearranging and stocking up on Valentine’s Day candy, chocolate and gifts.  We, actually, have some delivery  orders already scheduled–that’s impressive; some folks are right on top of things!  We love this time of the year.  Everything is lovey, and happy, and pink and red.  (Well…one […]

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