So the big day has come and gone and it’s Christmas time right? We’ll not so fast my friends. What To Do With All That Left Over Candy? There are lots of great ideas everything from eating it to eating it to eating it, Right?  The first thing we should do as responsible adults is to go through the kid’s candy, while they are sleeping of course, and find what candy we like and what candy we don’t like and the real work begins.

The Best Candy To Have Left Over

  • Reece’s Cups
  • M&M’s
  • Twix
  • Snickers
  • Candy Corn
  • Kit Kat
  • Skittles
  • Hershey Kisses

The Not-So-Good Stuff To Have Left Over

  • Raisin’s
  • Twizzlers
  • Tootsie Rolls
  • Licorice
  • Smarties
  • Good & Plenty
  • Circus Peanuts
  • Grandma’s Butter Scotch

Now that we know what we like and don’t like, What To Do With All That Left Over Candy?  Here are some great resources and ways to donate any of the left over candy from troops to those in need!  So many ways you can put that candy to good use for others also.

The Big Give Back

If you do have a lot of left over candy and the ideas I’m about to give you don’t work for you, I have some great ways to put that candy to good use.

Treats For Troops

Candy Buy Back

Operation Gratitude

Operation Shoebox

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Local Places To Give Back

Garden City Rescue Mission


Churches For Their Youth Programs

Food Pantries

While there are so many ways to recycle your Halloween candy from donations, taking it to work, we have come up with some pretty interesting ways to put that good candy to use.  Now if eating the candy is a good thing for you, here comes serval ways you can take that extra candy and use it to make other foods.

Now let’s get ready for Christmas, Who’s with me?