Sugar High — March

Hippoty Hoppity it’s Easter time! Kids are anxiously awaiting the Easter Bunny and the various treats and goodies he will bring on Easter morning: Jelly beans, chocolates, marshmallow confections and, of course, chocolate rabbits. Since kids take the spotlight on Easter, adults can forget that there are yummy alternatives to the run of the mill candies that are available. Feast your eyes, and your taste buds on these gourmet treats that are sure to bring out the kid in all of us.

Harry & David Chocolate Charms Confections ($29.95) — These gourmet chocolates are the perfect choice for an Easter gift, or for yourself. The box of fifteen truffles includes Lemon Tart, Raspberry Crème, Sweet Pecan Praline, Milk and Dark chocolates. If you need a gift, these confections come wrapped in a beautiful blue gift box.

Yummykake Carrot Cake ($14.00) — Go with a classic this Easter and order one of Yummykake’s delicious and moist Carrot cakes! This 8 inch round cake will serve 6-8 people, and is sure to please family and friends when you serve it for Easter dessert. This cake is available in larger sizes, as well as in “mini-cake” form. Visit www.yummykake.com for more information.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Fudge (Various) — If you love fudge like I do, then you will enjoy the many flavors offered by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. No matter what kind of fudge you like, you are sure to find something everyone will love! Pick some up in Ashland on Main Street, or in Medford at the Rogue Valley Mall.

In between hiding eggs, family get together’s and Easter dinner, don’t forget to indulge yourself with a treat or two; after all the hard work that goes into making Easter special, you deserve it!