Friday, July 20, 2007

National Lollipop Day - July 20

LollipopsThere are a lot of silly official days declared out there and National Lollipop Day is really no different. The lollipop isn’t terribly significant as a confection. It’s just a hard candy on a stick. But we love them.

So today I’ll review a bunch of pops I have sitting around: Charms Zip-a-Dee, Charms Blow Pops, Bazooka Bubble Gum Filled Pops and even some little novelty push pops themed with Ratatouille characters.

Though the lore of manufactured lollipops says that they were only invented in 1908, I reckon that lollipops were one of the earliest improvised sweets as people boiled honey and scooped it out with sticks. More at CandyUSA on that subject. I’ve got lollipops to eat!

Related Candies

  1. Tootsie Pops - Regular & Super Sized
  2. Vertigo Pops
  3. Jelly Belly: Lollibeans
  4. Jolly Rancher Fruitas Enchiladas
  5. Yummy Earth Organic Pops
  6. College Farm Organic Naturepops
  7. Repost: CraniYUMS!
  8. Whistle Pops
  9. Light Lollipops
  10. Starburst Chew Pops
I've got lollipops to eat!

POSTED BY Cybele AT 5:59 am Tracker Pixel for Entry    

Comments
  1. Those are rather darling looking.

    Comment by Alyssa on 7/22/07 at 12:49 pm #
  2. What are those lollies in the picture?

    Comment by cyx on 7/22/07 at 2:29 pm #

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