12 Random Facts You Didn’t Know About Jelly Beans

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It’s National Jelly Bean Day! With jelly beans being one of our favorite treats, we thought we’d celebrate by sharing some fun facts with you:

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Holiday Tips: The Easy Solution to Perfect Easter Ham

Unceremoniously cast aside on most other holidays, ham is the classic solution to Easter dinner, providing the meal with a substantial and somehow elegant centerpiece.

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Slow Down and Make Your Dad Breakfast

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. (We learned that from Dad.) So, this Father’s Day, create a breakfast just for him! We’ve collected some of our favorite recipes to make it easy for you to find one your dad will love! Enjoy!

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For the Dad Who’s…

Sweet:

You name it – brownies, cakes, pies – if it’s sugary, your dad loves it. So, to start his big day off right, surprise him with a sweet, decadent breakfast that will satisfy his sweet tooth (at least for a little while, anyway).

Crème Brûlée French Toast

(Because regular French toast is just so expected!) This sinful recipe has received nothing but rave reviews, so we’re pretty sure that Dad will love it too.

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The Worst Ever Easter Candies

Like Halloween, Easter is a holiday that wouldn’t be complete without candy. Every year, displays of bright floral boxes and fun festive shapes take over the candy aisle, an event that children and grownups alike look forward to. Since it’s only available once a year, Easter candy has become pretty special – sacred even. Well, at least some of it has. As always, there are a few candies that try to hop onto the Easter bandwagon, but fail miserably to live up to the standards set by Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Eggs. (Best. Candy. Ever.) So here they are, in somewhat random order; the Easter candies you should really stay away from:

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1. Chicks and Rabbits

If you’re head over heels for that alluring light banana flavor of Circus Peanuts – just kidding, I know no one’s ever actually liked them – you’re going to love Chicks and Rabbits. These delights are labeled as being a marshmallow candy, which is interesting given their texture. Chicks and Rabbits are formed with that unmistakable, crumbly plastic-like foam that have made Circus Peanuts so popular. Sadly, the only redemption for these fuzzy farm darlings would be a super cute appearance…but instead, their elongated faces and large, vacant eyes make them look like E.T.’s cousins. Fail.

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