Category Archives: Sugar Rush

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Disney Sensory Bin: Wreck It Ralph Candy Racers

I put together a little candy sensory bin for Wreck- It Ralph.

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I had some rainbow sprinkles and nonpariels to use as the base. I put a cupcake liner in there for filling up with a spoon. We had some gummy strings as well as a swirly lollipop that was broken. They were sticky but fun.
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Tom has some of the Sugar Rush candy racer toys, so I put King Candy’s car in there too.

 
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Scarlett decided she wanted some more cars in there so she added the cars from Taffyta Muttonfudge and Snowanna Rainbeau.

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Surprisingly, the kids didn’t try to eat it! I guess they had their fill of candy from the candy store. I might try to pull together an arcade themed bin, too. I just have to figure out what to put in it!

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Wreck-It Ralph Activity: A Sugar Rush at the Candy Store

I’d heard good things about Candi’s Candies in Old Town Alexandria, so that’s where we headed for the candy portion of our Wreck-It Ralph themed adventures.
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At the front of the store they have lots of classic candy as well as bagged candy, gag candy, and licensed products (Luke picked out a Super Mario candy tin).

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The entire back room is barrels of salt water taffy in all kinds of different flavors.

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We let the kids pick whatever they wanted, and ended up with some bubble gum coins, sprees, chocolate malted eggs, candy corn, and a funny pink toilet filled with pink sugar and a lollipop plunger to dip! I got a selection of taffy to round it all out.

We did NOT buy the giant gummy snake at the front of the store.

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I think our haul would’ve made Vanellope proud.

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We were certainly successful in getting our own sugar rush!