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Do You Purchase Seasonal Candy?

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Rancher'sGirl Rancher'sGirl 8 years
I send "bunny bags" and "bunny boxes" to my nieces and nephews at Easter with small packages of candy, but otherwise I generally buy it the day after on clearance for chopping up to put in cookies. I also buy the special October Breast Cancer Awareness packages of M&Ms, especially for my niece who adores the color pink. :) Oh, and yes, I do buy Peeps on clearance for exploding in the microwave...the scrubbing involved in the clean-up is a great stress reliever! LOL ;)
iridescence iridescence 8 years
I'm really not a fan of the candies at checkouts, but I almost always buy V-Day M&Ms because they're just so darn pretty. :)
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
i do sometimes, but to be honest, it's not because i seek it out, it's because that's all that a store has. i had to get valentine's peanut m&m's the other day since that's all they had.
RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 8 years
I live in Germany, and Lindt for example makes some delicious chocolate specialties that you can only get around Christmas, so of course I buy them then :) they wouldn't be special if you could buy them all year. As for M&Ms, where only the color is different from the regular ones.. I only buy them if I decorate seasonal cupcakes with them, or if I had planned on buying them anyway.
sofi sofi 8 years
Yes! Cadbury eggs, candy canes, cinnamon hearts and conversation hearts. Not for the kids, but mainly for me :)
emalove emalove 8 years
No...I'm not a candy person really. The only time of year I buy it is at Halloween and it's to give out to the kids!
Spectra Spectra 8 years
Only AFTER said holiday is over...I buy the 50% off Halloween candy, Christmas candy, V-day candy, etc. the day after the holiday so I can get a good deal. I don't really eat much of it, but my husband loves it.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
Generally, no.
doogirl doogirl 8 years
HoneyBrown, I completely concur! When you have kids, you have candy, it's a no-brainer!
mswender mswender 8 years
I had Steeler M&M's at my super bowl party? Does that count?
HoneyBrown1976 HoneyBrown1976 8 years
I have kids. There's no way to avoid the issue, lol.
floppyfish1986 floppyfish1986 8 years
I buy it all on clearance...since I work at Target I get it extra cheap!
sonya-ina sonya-ina 8 years
Sometimes -- mostly Christmas and Halloween.
partysugar partysugar 8 years
I always buy seasonal candy. When I was in collage my friends said going to my house was like going to a grandma's house because of the themed candy bowls.
tlsgirl tlsgirl 8 years
Just the mint chocolate christmas M&M's.
skigurl skigurl 8 years
cinnamon hearts baby!
PartySister PartySister 8 years
My mom buys it for me all the time! I love colored m&m's and candy canes at christmas. but they are kind of my weakness. keep them away from me!
aimeeb aimeeb 8 years
Yep!! I love it. :)
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 8 years
I LOVE conversation hearts and Cadbury eggs :)
mlen mlen 8 years
the only seasonal candy i really like is the reese's peanut butter eggs at easter (they are better than the cups!) other then that i don't really care
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 8 years
If I do purchase, it'll usually be for me to give to someone else. I try not to buy anything for myself (except for Cadbury Cream Eggs around Easter) and usually other people like my mom send me all the themed candy I could want.
brookberrys brookberrys 8 years
Usually no, I don't really buy candy at all. Although I have been known to crave a Cadbury egg...mmm....
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
Depends on my mood, but I usually wait until it's on clearance!
pharm_chick pharm_chick 8 years
only wen it goes on clearance the next day at my store... haha
nylorac nylorac 8 years
that reminds me--i need to get v-day holiday candy!
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