My Top Ten Week, Day 7: Best Halloween candy (A list that’s almost impossible to compile)

10. Milk Duds. Haters gonna hate; always left on clearance.

9. 100 Grand Bar

8. Nerds

7. Twizzlers

6. Tootsie Fruit Rolls

5.  Butterfinger

4. Skittles

3. Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

2. Candy corn

1. Reese’s Pieces

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My Top Ten Week, Day 6: Worst Halloween candy (in my opinion and, in most cases, personal experience)

10. Apples (Nature’s candy?)

9. Rocks (Poor Charlie)

8. Sixlets

7. Necco Wafers (Sliced sidewalk chalk?)

6. Tootsie Rolls

5. Smarties

4. 10-year-old Snickers (previously frozen)

3. Banana-flavored anything

2. Starlight mints

1. Unwrapped, stale, fruit-flavored marshmallows

My Top Ten Week, Day 3: Best store-bought cookies


10. Nutter Butter

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Peanut butter flavor and cream filling. What’s not to like? (Image/walmart.com)


 

9. Vienna Fingers

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For a vanilla sort of day. (Image/walmart.com)


 

8. Windmill Cookies

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Used to buy these in the bulk department at Wegmans. (Image/groceries-express.com)


 

7. Girl Scout Thin Mints

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So good out of the freezer!


 

6. Oreo

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Iconic. (Image/oreo.com)


 

5. Stella d’oro Breakfast Treats

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One of the things we would buy on shopping sprees with our grandfather. (Image/walmart.com)


 

4. Lorna Doone

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Got hooked on these when they used to give them in exchange for a little blood donation. (Image/freshdirect.com)


 

3. Keebler Fudge Sticks

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The current “reward” for sparing a pint of blood. My favorite kind of cookie. . . dipped in chocolate! (Image/creativecouponing.com)


2. Any sugar wafer

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Vanilla is best, followed by strawberry, with chocolate a distant third. (Image/steve-z.com)


1. Sunshine Sugar Wafers

 

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Nothing compares to these, but they don’t even make ’em anymore 😢. (Image/socialgrocery.com)