Happy Candy Day! This is a day where you can grab that extra piece of candy at work and not feel guilty. Today you can give into your sweet tooth desires with a sense of purpose. In 1847, the Invention of the candy press made it possible to produce multiple shapes and sizes of candy at one time. We all love candy, but did you know sugar wasn't always the main ingredient? Before sugar was widely available, candy was made from honey. Candy was also used originally as a form of medicine for sore throats or upset stomachs. Whenever people are judging you for eating too much candy, you can simply share these facts!