jurassic world jelly belly

Nerd Food: Celebrate National Candy Month (and Jurassic World) with Jelly Belly

Honestly, Jelly Belly jelly beans are what I think of first when I hear the word “candy”. They’re the perfect size, they’re delicious, and they come in a variety of flavors! Plus, this package has a dinosaur on it. That’s pretty damn cool. This pack comes with sparkling orange, sparkling very cherry, sparkling wild cherry, […]

Hand Out Comics, Not Candy, Tonight

We always have a gaggle of kids at 8 Robin Hood Lane in Kingston Vale, London, every Hallowe’en. Why? Because a few years ago I decided to give out comics books instead of comics, sweets and candy at Hallowe’en. Aiming to rot brains rather than teeth. And while the kids know they can get sweets […]

Are You Giving Away Candy… Or Comics, This Hallowe’en?

Round Kingston Vale on the outskirts of London, I’ve discovered that our house has become a target for kids at Hallowe’en time. Because I’ve now got the reputation for not giving away sweets, chocolates or candy, but “American comic books”. Okay, I throw a few British ones in there as well. But far better to […]