Monthly Archives: December 2012

Is It Christmas Yet?

Yes it is! On behalf of Jess the Labrador and her friendly staff Leonie, Grant, Sue and Tracey, and their chief publicist Molly Lolly the Rainbow Lorikeet: MERRY CHRISTMAS! Today is the only day off for Jess and her busy … Continue reading

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The Lolly Pop Hamper

Behold… the Lolly Pop Hamper!  Be the 24th customer on the 24th of December (hint: that’s today!) and you’ll win it, free and clear!  Come on in!

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Ice Cream

December 23 is the Mexican Night Of The Radishes, which is why today’s treat is delicious Valhalla Ice Cream. Now, you may find yourself asking what these two subjects have to do with each other. I’m glad you asked! Radishes … Continue reading

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Apple Bon-Bons

If you’re reading this, it means the loonies were wrong about the Mayan Calendar and the world hasn’t ended after all. This is a Good Thing, because it means you can afford a moment to enjoy possibly the yummiest lolly … Continue reading

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Gold Coins

Today, December 21, is the birthday in 1682 of Captain “Calico Jack” Rackham, the pirate.  Now, the life of a pirate is not all fun and games and shivering timbers and saying “aaaarrrrr” a lot, dear me no!  If you … Continue reading

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Marzipan

On this day in 2007, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II became the oldest ever monarch of the United Kingdom, outliving her Great Great Grandmother, Queen Victoria, who died aged 81. Now you may wonder what this has to do with … Continue reading

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Boiled Lollies

Today in 1843, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol went on sale for the first time, so I know you’ll be expecting humbugs to be the lolly of the day, but that was entirely too predictable.  The Wall of Lollies has … Continue reading

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Animals

As any music fan will tell you, the 18th of December is the birthday of Chas Chandler, bass player for The Animals. And if that’s not an excuse to show off our collection of entertaining animals, I don’t know what … Continue reading

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Sherbies

December 17, 1989, was the day that the first episode of the Simpsons aired on television.  It featured an almost unrecognisable Homer Simpson (they really hadn’t got his voice or his personality right) and a fairly wince-worthy plot, but it … Continue reading

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Australian Lollies

Today is the birthday of two great Australian actresses, Georgie Parker and Miranda Otto.  To celebrate, we give you not one, not two, but dozens of Australian-made lollies.  The Wall of Lollies has a wide variety of home grown sweet … Continue reading

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