Yay! A theme I can certainly relate to.........image.png
While many people were learning new skills during lockdown, I was discovering new sweet treats......not cooking them, just eating them. Some of which I will share this month, along with my other favourites.
Many of my most favourite memories of my mother's cooking involve 'sweet treats'.  Melting moments, coconut jam drops, lemon pudding, six inch tall, double sponges filled with cream and dusted on top with icing sugar and strawberry jelly cakes.  I remember the first marble cake; being so intrigued by the marbled chocolate, pink and vanilla  all in one cake....I thought my mother was a magician...how could she get all the colours to appear like that???..
 On the rare occasion when I went grocery shopping with my Mum and Grandma, I was allowed to buy one or two lollies. I usually chose two green  frogs (not the red ones...haha). I could get two for 8 cents, in those days

Today, there is such a wide variety of  sweet treats....and doesn't everything taste better, when covered in chocolate?...haha
Please join me this month in sharing some faves, both old and new.
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Our colour of the month (CoM) is black. Some may say that this is rather boring or a non-colour, but I think black makes the pastels pop, the brights pop and the stripes positively sparkle.  :))

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Yay for KAS, Amy!!! Your blanket is a STUNNER!! Just love the colours....and the textured centre is a great idea!!

Yes, I am looking forward to hearing of the sweet treats of others.....already I have been educated with your Jolly Ranchers and Chris's Refreshers. The refreshers look like ones we have here, think they are called LIfesavers Fruit Tingles.  :))

Yep, this from good ol' google....

While unique in flavour, and level of effervescence, they are most similar to Wonka brand Bottle CapsSweeTarts in the US markets, and Refreshers in the UK.

Wow this is a lovely colour range Amy, and the sweets sound very unusual.

What a super bright blanket, Amy!  This is sure to brighten a child's world  ))

I'm not much for candy (except, perhaps, gummies :) but I do like Jolly Ranchers sometimes - blue raspberry being my fave.  Their colour - as well as their flavour - are very strong ... and yummy ... xo

Gorgeous blanket, Amy. Jolly Ranchers are new to me too.

Loving the colours :))

Delicious colours, Amy, so vibrant.

Love this blanket Amy. 

Love your watermelon blanket, Amy.   A great use of bold, bright colors.

Sweet Treats

Big Smiles - For all the wonderful Sweet Treats that will feature this month.

A bit left field I know!!


Not at all, Sandra....your blanket is PERFECT for this month!! It is gorgeous!! Wow! You are a clever gal !!

Sandra's AMAZING blanket...

Oops, I am really sorry, Sandra. I did have it up the right way, but somehow it ended up on its side. 


I have googled smiley face lollipops, but for some reason it is not letting me copy and paste them....seems technology and me are not friends this morning.  :((

Look whhat I found, Bev and Sandra!! Hey, I see a blue one too ... hm-m-m-m... xo

Aww, thanks Glo....I was trying to put them up......I could blame the internet, my new laptop, but.......



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