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Planet Lollipops

It’s like looking into a telescope or a snowglobe. Etsy seller Vintage Confections made beautiful lollipops that look like all eight planets in our solar system. (Sorry, Pluto.) The backside of each lollipop is flecked with edible glitter to show each planet in a star-filled background. Link -via Foodiggity

Dietribes: Lollipop Lollipop, oh lolli Lollipop

• Edible candy on a stick has been around for centuries in many forms, though the “lolly pop” as we now know it was fashioned in the 1920s. Even as far back as the Middle Ages, royalty would sometimes eat boiled sugar with sticks. • A question that has been around perhaps as long as the candy itself [...]