--Every time a child stared at the 10 rolls of Smarties that match the sugar contents of one bottle of orange soda
--The kids who were so interested in their chromatography papers that they took them home
--Every time a parent read our blinding orange sign to their kids, so we didn't have to waste our voices repeating the message: "The candy is for experiments, not for eating!"
--The mother who learned that brown M&Ms actually contain red dye, when she'd always told her dye-sensitive children that brown was all right because it was made of chocolate
--Watching my family members, as well as a bunch of super volunteers, step up to demonstrate these exciting experiments.
I also found some new candy experiments as I was wandering around. Check back for details!