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Do You Like Fig Newtons?

Today is National Fig Newton Day, and I want to know what you think of the snackable cookies. As a child I really enjoyed them, but haven't had one in years. I might have to remedy that today, how about you?

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HappyKate HappyKate 8 years
love them! I use to eat them all the time with my father!
Jinx Jinx 8 years
Surprisingly, This weekend, I read that figs are the sweetest fruit, with 55 % sugar content. :jawdrop:
Hanahin Hanahin 8 years
LOVE THEM .. SO Yummy :drool:
artsyvixen artsyvixen 8 years
i like the fig newtons... but i really miss the apple ones. they were my fav. as a child i hated them all though.
4BYRDS 4BYRDS 8 years
I love them! I might try to find a recipe for homemade ones and make them soon.
insanitypepper insanitypepper 8 years
I like Fig Newtons, but I'd rather have fresh figs. Or whole dried figs!
juliegal juliegal 8 years
yum!
outofhere outofhere 8 years
Yum, love the raspberry ones the best!
msshellokitty msshellokitty 8 years
I've had them before but I didn't like them.
lexichloe lexichloe 8 years
Sometimes. I never think about them until I'm offered one. I eat it, like it, and wonder why...
veronicaraye veronicaraye 8 years
I haven't had one in years..but yes, w/ milk
emalove emalove 8 years
No, I really don't care for them...
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
Yuck, I don't them. I like actual figs, though.
wackdoodle wackdoodle 8 years
Yeah I love em - grew up with em. Never know what the heck a fig was. Now I found a healthier fig newton at WF market - no wheat, no fat, no sugar but tastes the same as the original.
verily verily 8 years
I LOVE fig newtons. I gobbled them up as a kid. Never had a fresh fig until I was in my 20s, sad but true.
TuTuLaRoo TuTuLaRoo 8 years
Yum! The apple ones are so good! I love them all! Too bad they have such a high caloric content.
Marci Marci 8 years
Gee, they have their own day?? I'd better go out and buy some. I LOVE them fresh out of the package, but lose interest in them once the air hits them and they get a bit drier (dryer?).
Sunshine-in-Seattle Sunshine-in-Seattle 8 years
I never really thought that people didn't like them. They've always been a staple and are super yummy! I do only like the Fig ones though the Strawberry are too sweet.
Babychloe Babychloe 8 years
I love the kind you find at the health food store in flavors other than fig.
MayorMolly MayorMolly 8 years
i love love love fig newtons!
jgulli3 jgulli3 8 years
Yum, love them!
Kate-Marie Kate-Marie 8 years
I always have them for a snack after I donate blood. The mini ones made with whole grains are my favorite.
Molly Molly 8 years
Named after my hometown of Newton, MA. Holla!
Princesskitty22 Princesskitty22 8 years
:yum:
bigestivediscuit bigestivediscuit 8 years
Totally forgot about these!! I am going to get myself a box today!
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