Tag: black licorice

Candy is Dandy in a Recession

This article in the New York Times confirms my theory that people are eating more candy, including myself. For months now, every time I go into Sunflower Market, I cruise past the bulk bins and shovel in some chocolate covered malt balls or raisins or prepackaged black licorice or candy coated almonds. In Trader Joe’s […]

Black Licorice Recall: Too Much Lead, Candy Recall 16 States

In a nutshell: Yikes! Who knew black licorice had lead in it? And that just goes to show you that the labeling of all natural can include harmful minerals and all natural is not necessarily healthy like it misleadingly lets you believe. The term, all natural, should be abolished from product labeling because it means […]