Category Archives: Holidays

Jan 1

Smarties 2015: A Year in Review

The new year is right around the corner! Let’s take a look back at some of the highlights of 2015 at Smarties! 1. Smarties in the News We were honored and delighted to be featured in a number of U.S. … Keep reading

Dec 30

December’s Good & Sweet Tidings

December may be the end of the year, but it rings in a lot of NEW before the New Year!  At Smarties, we celebrate the sweet side of the month from fun candy art to delicious crafts. Here’s how we … Keep reading

Nov 30

Let’s Remember November

The month of November is all about the simple things, including giving thanks for our family owned & operated business here in Union, NJ since 1949.  The Smarties family is incredibly grateful for our loving fans & fellow candy enthusiasts. … Keep reading

Nov 17

October… Yeah, it’s our month!

  Halloween is one of our favorite days of the year!  The leaves are turning beautiful colors here in New Jersey (Smarties Headquarters!) & there is a welcomed chill in the air. Our wish is to offer “candy for all” because we are … Keep reading

Oct 27

Pants-Full of Smarties Giveaway!?

Announcing the giveaway you’ve all been waiting for! A once in a lifetime chance to win PANTS-FULL of Smarties rolls…  Yes, you read that right. Now read THIS to enter!

Oct 26

6 Reasons to Treat with Smarties!

  While we think there are many reasons why Smarties are the smart choice for Halloween, we limited our list to the top six below. Smarties are… Fat-Free Gluten-Free Only 25 Calories Per Roll Free of Top Allergens Free of Animal … Keep reading

Sep 29

Have a little fun!

 Just because summer is over, doesn’t mean the fun has to end!  We have been pulling out all the stops to showcase our fun side this September, heading into our favorite month, OCTOBER!  Soon it will be Halloween & we … Keep reading

Feb 9

Easy Valentine Craft Idea

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Is there anything sweeter than a homemade valentine? We don’t think so. That’s why we came up with this easy and elegant craft for those of you who care to make cards with a personal … Keep reading

Dec 15

Smarties Adorned Gingerbread Fallingwater House

Who knew Smarties could double as “dry stack stone” for this remarkably detailed Fallingwater Gingerbread House?  The original home, designed by famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, was built between 1936 and 1939.  The name Fallingwater is fitting as the home sits … Keep reading

Nov 12

Smitten with Smarties sugar cookies!

Who doesn’t love a good sugar cookie? This recipe yields truly delicious cookies, so what are you waiting for? Make the dough, cut out shapes, bake, frost and decorate! Smarties Sugar Cookies adapted from She Knows via 1 1/4 cup flour … Keep reading

Oct 31

Happy Halloween!

Oct 29

What has eight legs and loves Smarties?

Oct 28

Jack O’ Smarties

Oct 27

Ask Mummy for some Smarties this Halloween.

Oct 27

Keep a close eye on your Smarties this Halloween!

Oct 26

Spooky Sunday!

Oct 25

Skulls -n- Smarties

Oct 24

7 days until…HALLOWEEN!

Oct 18

This bat knows where it’s at!

Oct 1

It’s October!

May 10

Give Mom a roll of hugs this Mother’s Day!

Apr 20

Happy Easter!

Apr 19

The egg hunt begins tomorrow!

Mar 17

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Feb 22

Happy Birthday George Washington!