Mackinac Island Fudge Festival 2013

Today is the beginning of a very festive weekend on Mackinac Island, as today starts the Mackinac Island Fudge Festival! There are a lot of fun events going on, but the real event will be what you’ll find inside the fudge shops! Here are a couple of pictures from around May’s Famous Fudge shop from…

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Crazy Candy

I haven’t posted in awhile, and there’s a very good reason for that… Did you know that we make everything we sell at May’s Candy Shops? It’s incredibly delicious… and also incredibly time consuming. But now that I’ve gotten a handle on the physical labor of candy making, it is also that time of year…

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Mackinac Confections

I haven’t posted much about myself, lately. It’s mostly because I’m working on this: If you know anything about May’s Candy Shop, it’s that we make every candy we sell… right down to roasting the nuts and making the caramel ourselves, too! I just think that it tastes better that way.

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First Fudge

As the school year is winding down, I’m slowly starting back up at May’s Fudge Shop on Mackinac Island for the summer. This weekend, I worked side by side with my oldest sister, Tienne, to make fudge throughout the day. And I am proud to say… I STILL got it! As a candymaker, you really…

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