July 4th is fast approaching and we Americans toast marshmallows, set off fireworks, and have an overall great time honoring the founders of our nation. True Treats Historic Candy is right onboard, ready to celebrate the brave, difficult and enduring contributions of our forefathers and mothers like nobody’s business!Read More
July 4th: Marshmallows, Patriots and Our First Founders
July 4th: Let’s Celebrate our Nation’s Founders…All of Them
Cane sugar was one of the main reasons for enslavement in the U.S.Read More
Father’s Day: Expression of Love or a Commercial Trap? Why Worry?
If you’re torn about Father’s Day – wanting to show Dad love but avoid a commercial trap – take heart. While some people believe Father’s Day, and its counter-part Mother’s Day, are a Hallmark Card company gimmick, both have sincere origins dating back to the early 1900s in West Virginia.Read More
Something’s Old is Entirely New at Chicago’s Sweets and Snacks Expo
Regal Crowns, Turkish Taffy, and Classic Tootsie Rolls What’s new in the candy universe? I decided to find out at the annual Sweets and Snacks Expo held at Chicago’s McCormick Hall.Read More