Addiction to jelly babies

11 messages
03/02/2004 at 13:38
I know they say jelly babies are good for energy during a race but downing a large sized bag purely cos they taste so amazing surely must be bad as they are not exactly calorie free!

Any reassurance please!
cougie    pirate
03/02/2004 at 13:42
Muffin - do you know how they were invented ? That might cure you !
03/02/2004 at 13:44
do tell coughie

(you've still got mud behind your ear)
03/02/2004 at 15:12
Yes, Muffin. If YOU eat lots and lots of jelly babies, they are clearly not fattening and we might all benefit from eating more of them.
03/02/2004 at 15:18
Muffin, they are completely fat free.
cougie    pirate
03/02/2004 at 15:26
I think the story I read was that they were created after WWI when food shortages forced people to get inventive. Nobody could think of a use for the Gelatin from bones until these little beauties popped up.


Mmmmm.

Ta BB - got it now.
03/02/2004 at 15:45
Giant Smarties are much better, anyway.

(Cougie - it will never QUITE be gone. Believe me. I know.)
03/02/2004 at 15:46
Nope. Jelly babies rule. And since they contain pork gelatin veggies mustn't eat them, so there's more left for the rest of us.
03/02/2004 at 16:34
Thanks for the reassurance - they definitely are the best.
03/02/2004 at 16:52
Extend the thread - Wine Gums

Now that's addiction
03/02/2004 at 20:19
Jelly Babies, Wine Gums and Joosters got to have my fix of one of them every day.

Not sure thats healthy though.

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