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Chocolate Week

People are still recovering from the sugary, chocolate rush of Valentine's Day.  In addition, people are gearing up for the indulgence of Easter chocolate bunnies. Yet, Americans celebrate Chocolate Week during this time. Without a doubt, this week is a testament to the fact that Americans absolutely love chocolate. In the Sycamore area, people can visit The Confectionary to properly honor the week.

The Confectionary has been owned and operated by the Smith family for nearly twenty years. They specialize in handmade chocolate goodies. People can purchase anything from chocolate fudge to exotic chocolate-dipped ginger. Orders can be placed online. Please visit for further details. People can also choose their chocolate in person at two locations. In DeKalb, The Confectionary is located at 149 North Second Street. Please call 815-758-5990 for further details. In Sycamore, the store is located at 235 West State Street. Please call 815-899-1616 for further information. Additionally, people who are interested in learning how to make their own chocolate candies can enroll in The Confectionary's Candy School. Please visit for more information. Please be sure to click the Candy School link for the needed details.

Kate Freestrom wishes everyone a scrumptious Chocolate Week! To contact Kate, email her:




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