Behind The Butter like a kid in a candy store My teeth are going to rot out. But.it.tastes.so.good. October 25, 2011 By jenna 52 pumpkin cheesecake bites thai red curry with kabocha squash You Might Also Like Thanks, MG July 21, 2010 Cookies! Cookies! August 19, 2010 baked butternut squash with cranberries November 15, 2010 52 Comments Reply kathleen @ the daily crumb October 25, 2011 at 12:52 pm love everything about this post! including that super cute t-shirt 🙂 Reply Cat @Breakfast to Bed October 25, 2011 at 12:52 pm taffy. I love taffy. so much. a little melty. with a beer. Reply Julia October 25, 2011 at 12:54 pm Don’t mind me as I sit and stare at the picture that lists all the flavors. Frosted cupcake taffy, yes please. Reply Lys October 25, 2011 at 12:54 pm Oh my gosh. Where is this?! And if you say ‘heaven’…. Reply Melissa @ Journey to Marvelous October 25, 2011 at 12:54 pm From the first picture I knew exactly where you were…the saltwater taffy shack in Bodega Bay! I have a love/hate relationship with that candy-striped beach shack 🙂 Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 1:00 pm yes! How did I just discover this place??! Reply Sandy October 25, 2011 at 3:10 pm I’ve been there! I love the T-shirt and you look so slim in it. Are you keeping totally fit with just yoga now? I can’t seem to remember seeing any posts about running, biking or weight lifting for a while. Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 3:26 pm I just do yoga now…I practice 5-6 days a week Reply Chels October 25, 2011 at 12:57 pm You are super cute & love the shirt. That taffy looks so yummy! Reply Cait's Plate October 25, 2011 at 12:57 pm Oh my – that place is like my heaven. We have a candy store in the town I live in and it’s seriously always me and like ten 8 year old kids in there. It feels pretty awesome. Haha. Reply Kate G. October 25, 2011 at 12:58 pm First: heck yes to all that candy! I don’t go out on Halloween, but I DO enjoy the candy. Second: Do you mind if I ask where you got that watch? It’s totally adorable(!) Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 12:59 pm thanks! I got that watch from Timex..it’s the red “camper” watch Reply Kate G. October 25, 2011 at 5:05 pm Sweet! Thanks for sharing 🙂 Reply Holli October 25, 2011 at 12:59 pm SWEET! You need to come to the East Coast for some Jersey Shore Saltwater Taffy. The. Best. Ever!!! Love this post<3 Reply Doris @ vanillacocoberry October 25, 2011 at 1:08 pm jenna, i really like your current hair color..it looks so natural and really brings out your eyes! I always automatically go darker in winter when I dont get highlights… I think you need to give your hair a rest sometimes! Reply Heather @ girlyeverafter October 25, 2011 at 1:18 pm Dentures were made for this exact reason! It’s totally fine. Reply Kelli H (Made in Sonoma) October 25, 2011 at 1:39 pm haha, love when you showcase local places. : ) I used to go there all the time in high school. Reply Kristin October 25, 2011 at 1:46 pm Be careful! I broke one of my beautiful teeth eating a piece of soft, delicious taffy! It was only my second chew in and I heard a big crunch … pulled the piece of tooth out of the taffy … I was on vacation and had to have the missing chunk/hole in my tooth filled in by my dentist when I got home! I had just bought a TON of taffy too … in all these amazing flavors and it taunted me the rest of our vacation! I told my dentist they could make a killing if they had a big bowl of taffy on their receptionist desk for their clients!! Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 1:48 pm omg! i just got goosebumps reading that with a piece of licorice taffy in my mouth….gehhh Reply Amanda October 25, 2011 at 2:25 pm What an awful thing to happen – especially on vacation! Chew carefully, Jenna! Reply Kristin October 25, 2011 at 5:25 pm I KNOW! Who knew that strong, healthy teeth can just break off chewing some soft taffy? I was completely shocked. We were on vacation for my birthday, too! I just kept having nightmare visions of having to have a ridiculous root canal over a piece of taffy or that they wouldn’t be able to save the tooth because of how it broke and I’d have to get a bridge or an implant, etc … luckily, my dentist was able to just fill in the hole with some bonding tooth material – Phew! He said he sees people in his office all the time who have broken their teeth or usually broken a crown or filling eating taffy or chewy caramels. Licorice taffy is my FAV … love rootbeer, cinnamon, peppermint and banana too! I love how with the first few chews, you keep getting a burst of chewy, delicious flavor! Bruce’s Candy Kitchen in Cannon Beach, Oregon (on the Coast) has AMAZING taffy, if you are ever in that beach town. Reply Ruthiey October 25, 2011 at 1:47 pm Jennnna! This looks so yummy! <3 Reply Shareece October 25, 2011 at 1:49 pm I read your blog every day and rarely comment on blogs but I just have to tell you, you are gorgeous! Your skin is ridiculous, what do you use to keep it so stunning?? Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 2:50 pm seriously?? well, thank you…I feel like there’s always something going on with my skin but I’m glad the iphone photo didn’t capture that. I just use bare minerals make-up and neutrogena products! Reply Jen October 25, 2011 at 3:59 pm Which Neutrogena products? Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 5:18 pm I use the gentle scrub and light night cream Jen October 25, 2011 at 6:09 pm Thank you. I usually buy Neutrogena but just whatever is cheapest usually (not the higher-end stuff in the packaging!). Reply Krystina (Organically Me) October 25, 2011 at 1:50 pm That last picture is so darling! Reply danielle October 25, 2011 at 2:14 pm Yum Yum!!! Reply sarah October 25, 2011 at 2:24 pm i think you’re in Bodega Bay—near Rocker Oysterfeller’s 😛 Fun! Reply Alexa @ Simple Eats October 25, 2011 at 2:43 pm Holy cow, I would have gone crazy in there, too! Yum! Reply mom October 25, 2011 at 3:24 pm Oh My !!! I see the delight in your eyes … Reply Katy October 25, 2011 at 3:29 pm Oh wow! I want to go there too! Reply Annie @ Naturally Sweet Recipes October 25, 2011 at 3:29 pm Salt water taffy is delicious! If you’re in Bodega, LOVE that area! The BEST taffy. 🙂 And this post is adorable. Reply Liz @ Tip Top Shape October 25, 2011 at 3:54 pm That place looks like heaven! Reply Hilliary@HappilyEverHealthy October 25, 2011 at 4:09 pm Frosted cupcake taffy, I want some of that! Reply Lauren @ What Lauren Likes October 25, 2011 at 4:17 pm I would be sooo excited! Great pics 🙂 Reply Averie @ Love Veggies and Yoga October 25, 2011 at 4:53 pm Love the pics of you. Genuine enthusiasm and excitement 🙂 Wish I could be right there too….love sweets and candy, big time. Reply Emily October 25, 2011 at 5:34 pm I make a point to visit a bulk taffy shop every time I go to SF…. best invention EVER. Reply Marla October 25, 2011 at 5:41 pm Jenna, I love your hair ! You are always pretty,but the slightly darker look reaalllllllly suits you-looking hot! Bet Adam agrees! 😉 Sultry. Reply Shannon @ Her dog Blog October 25, 2011 at 5:49 pm Who makes the shirt? Super cute… Reply jenna October 25, 2011 at 5:53 pm Africa Yoga Project…here’s the link to where you can buy! http://www.yogaaccessories.com/Africa-Yoga-Project-Womens-Tee_p_122970.html Runs VERY small–order one or two sizes bigger! Reply Jen October 25, 2011 at 6:10 pm What size do you buy? Might be the same. Reply Danellesdish October 25, 2011 at 5:56 pm These look wonderful. I love pumpkin in any form and cannot wait to try them! Reply Andrea @ The Skinny Chronicles October 25, 2011 at 8:08 pm Can I order those online??? Seriously. OMG. Taffy is one of my weaknesses. Ah, sigh. Reply Amy October 25, 2011 at 9:02 pm Oh my deliciousness! So many flavours, so little time 🙂 Reply laura October 25, 2011 at 10:20 pm 1. your skin is flawless. 2. i want taffy now. 3. watch envy. 4. pink walls – i want. 5. hmmm, i just like 5. Reply Sasha October 25, 2011 at 10:32 pm Yummy! Hands down my favorite candy. You should post a how-to on these candies!! I have had some of the best taffy down in the Bay area..nothing compares to it here it! Enjoy 🙂 Reply Katrina October 26, 2011 at 3:59 am I need some candy. Reply Liz @ Southern Charm October 26, 2011 at 9:25 am This is so awesome! I want to come and play!! Reply Sonia (the Mexigarian) October 26, 2011 at 1:37 pm Oh my god I love that place in BB! I haven’t been out that way in a while but I remember practically taking every candy off the wall. must remember to make time to go up there again. Reply chewy caramel apple chip cookies — Eat, Live, Run November 4, 2011 at 3:59 am […] I saw them. NEEDED. Sort of like I needed a salt water taffy in every single flavor last weekend at the candy store. Then afterwards, I needed an ice cream cone. And later, I needed a green vegetable and […] Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyName * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.