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Retro sweet hamper

Have you ever received a retro sweet hamper full of goodies that would transport you back through to your childhood, there would be lots of old fashioned sweets inside such as black jacks, fruit salads, refreshers, acid drops toffee chewing nuts, Basseti hard liquorice sticks, catherine wheels, anglo bubblies, strawberry bon bons, foam bananas and many more.  To be given a retro sweet hamper is such a pleasure and they come in many sizes you can get small wicker hampers through to a mega ultimate wicker hamper which is full to the brim with old fashioned sweets from eras such as 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s and 90′s.  Take a look at Sweet Heaven’s large selection of retro sweet hampers and either treat yourself or a friend or family member to one of these hampers and you will sure

The benefits of liquorice

The benefits of liquorice are so vast that we cannot even begin to touch on the subject in detail.  Therefore we will just give you a few pointers as to why you should enjoy one of your favourite old fashioned sweets.  Liquorice is so good for us in so many ways ie as in the benefits it has to the immune system and many other things with the way we function such as stress which none of us like to have in our lives as I think we have quite enough of that and would like to enjoy life to the full.  There are many different types of liquorice to enjoy that you can get such as liquorice sticks which are a hard liquorice and catherine wheels which you can unwind and are alot softer and have an old favourite in the middle which are well known as jelly spogs, you would know them as the pink and blue ones out of the liquorice allsorts mix.  There are also, which is a favourite of mine and that is red cherry liquorice which is alot sweeter, but has many of the same benefits, so why not go ahead and enjoy yourself.  Eat as much as you like and do not feel guilty but feel all of the benefits from eating your favourite old fashioned liquorice sweets.  So go on order today from your favourite online sweet shop Sweet Heaven you will receive free UK delivery.

1940's sweets

Who would have thought that in the year of 2010 that we would have been buying 1940′s sweets because we know and love them so much and like to bring back all of those memories.  At Sweet Heaven we  have tracked down these old fashioned sweets from our past and Sweet Heaven have a large stock of them and have made special gifts called nostalgia boxes so that you can remember those sweets from the 1940′s.  Liquorice was popular in those days such as catherine wheels, comfits, torpedoes and hard liquorice sticks and many more.   Take a look at Sweet Heaven’s large selection and receive free delivery direct to you door anywhere in the UK.

Sweets of the 40's

Its hard to believe that the sweets that you used to have in the 40′s are still around today.  Have you ever tried to find them and are you still enjoying them?  What sweets did you used to have in the 40′s, would it have been aniseed balls, sherbert fountains, almond nougat, or catherine wheels, what was your favourite?  Here at Sweet Heaven we have spent a long time searching for the sweets of the 40′s and found through extensive research what people were eating then and what they are eating now.  So why not take a look at our website and take a look at our large selection of old fashioned sweets and we even do a 40′s nostalgia box that you could send as a gift to a friend.

Old Fashioned Favourites

Flying Saucers, Sherbet Fountains, Anglo Bubbly, Blackjacks, Fruit Salad Chews, Catherine Wheels, Lovehearts, Cherry Lips, Fizzy Cola Bottles, Candy Bananas, Gobstoppers, Parma Violets, Wine Gums, Rainbow Dust, Gray’s Herbal Tablets, Highland Toffee, Liquorice Whips…