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Help for Haven House

Posted by Alison Russo on

Help for Haven House

During the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, many of us forget that for some families, the holiday season can be one of the hardest times of the year.That’s why we’re partnering with Child & Family Services to collect personal items in our Help for Haven House collection.This is our second year collecting for the domestic violence shelter,  after all of you helped us gather more than one thousand dollars worth of supplies for those in need!Starting Black Friday, November 25 through December 24, donate body wash, infant formula, baby wipes, women's underwear and other basic essentials at the shop. As a thank you...

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Flip the Lid is BACK!

Posted by Alison Russo on

Flip the Lid is BACK!

  Our Flip the Lid promotion is back and going strong! Winning is easy. Simply flip the lid of your half-pound or one-pound box of sponge candy. If you see a sticker, you’ll win sponge candy in various sizes! We’ve already had a couple winners redeem their prize and take home a free box of sponge candy. We’re giving away hundreds of dollars worth of sponge candy! You have until November 30 to redeem your prize. 

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Sponge Candy Season Resumes on Monday!

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Sponge Candy Season Resumes on Monday!

Despite a late start due to hot and humid weather, sponge candy returns to the shelves Monday! We've been working long hours to battle the mugginess, and get sponge candy ready for opening day on September 12. This is the second year we’ve dealt with unfavorable weather for the candy-making process. Moisture in the air makes it difficult to get the sponge to a light and crisp consistency. In order to ensure the highest quality sponge, we have to wait until September to begin making Buffalo’s favorite candy. You'll also see some of your other favorites back in stock, like our truffles, creams,...

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Social Media Easter Contest!

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We’ve got an exciting social media Easter contest coming up! If you can guess how many nonpareils are in the jar at our Pop Up Shop in Orchard Park (4298 South Buffalo Street), you could win a 2.5 foot chocolate bunny, and a My Buffalo Shirt gift pack! Here’s how it works: • Stop by our shop in Orchard Park to check out our jar of nonpareils. • Share your guess of how many nonpareils are in there on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook using the hashtag #shirtsandsweets (If posting to Facebook, make sure your post is public so we can...

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the perfect gifts for her

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When it comes to Valentine’s Day, we make it easy by being your one-stop shop for gifts. We have the perfect chocolates, gifts and cards for the woman in your life. Valentine's Day and Love cards by C Designs  Our handmade, ganache filled, gourmet truffles Chocolate suckers, flats and other delights Milk, dark and orange chocolate sponge candy in 1/4 lb, 1/2 lb and 1 lb packages Handmade Soy Candles from 1801 Handcrafted All gifts are available to be beautifully gift-wrapped in Valentine’s Day-themed wrapping paper.  

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