Shine a Light

Glow-In-The-Dark Candy: Is This Really a Bright Idea?

Hershey's and Mars are both rolling out products with radiant wrappers.

10/08/2018 By Joanna O'Leary

Go Through

Fantastic Houston-Themed Bon Bons Abound at Cacao & Cardamom in Montrose

Indulge in fun flavor combinations at the newest location of the chocolate shop.

09/06/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Grizzly Reaper Mowing

Cacao & Cardamom Opening Montrose Location With Chocolate Fountain

The luxury sweet shop is also unveiling a line of Houston-inspired treats.

08/29/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

The Election Crunch

We Know Who We're Voting For in the Crunchy M&M Debate

Here's where we stand in the sweetest election of 2018.

05/17/2018 By Joanna O'Leary

Across the Pond

This Year, Fill Your Easter Baskets With British Candy

A brief introduction to the world of British chocolate bars.

03/29/2018 By Cory Garcia

Candy Sneakers

Win a Gummi Replica of James Harden's Sneakers

Yes, we're serious.

03/23/2018 By Cory Garcia

Chew on This

Head to Spec's for Booze-Flavored Gummi Bears

These treats may be tasty, but they won't get you tipsy.

10/16/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Ghosts at the Grocery

Halloween Supermarket Treats: the Sweet, the So-So, and the Scary

A sugar rush is far from the worst thing that can happen if you pick the wrong snack.

10/13/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Candy Mountain

Three Sweet Ways to Celebrate National Candy Month

You'll find everything from vintage treats to global goodies at these sugar stops.

05/25/2017 By Alice Levitt

Peeps & Valleys

If Easter Candy Were a Netflix Series, the 2017 Episode Would Have Jumped The Shark

What even is Puffs Bunnies Cereal?

03/10/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Sweet Thing

Old-Fashioned English Candies to Make at Home

What's the difference between our sweets and the ones across the Pond? Make these and see.

09/06/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Purveyors of Sweetness

Sugar Rush: Lolli and Pops

Our favorite candy chain has hit Houston.

07/07/2016 By Alice Levitt

Editor’s Picks

Stuff Your Stockings at These 11 Sweet Shops

Grab your holiday gifts (and a little treat for yourself) at Houston’s best chocolate and candy stores.

12/01/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Made in Houston

Lainie Line Debuts Jewelry for Your Sweet Tooth

Grapefruit, cinnamon sticks and other sweets are featured in the latest designs by West U's Rachel Teichman.

10/06/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

The Sweet Life

There's More to Dessert than Chocolate

Funky candies and cool confections you should try trom Candylicious

05/13/2014 By Joanna O'Leary

Sweet Stuff

Quality Street: Your New Christmas Tradition

Forget Christmas crackers; stuff those stockings with a box of British chocolates instead.

12/18/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt