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A few days ago, my daughter started coming home with a bright red popsicle that smelled like it was spicy?  I...
  • Appetizers

    De Nada, Empanada

    This is the perfect food to eat on the fly.  My neighbor is a complete rock star when it comes to empanadas, and of course I get a ton when she does exercise her culinary genius. ...
    March 2, 2016 533 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Mini Me

    When I saw Oreo and other cookie favorites make a mini version of the classics, I was overjoyed and thankful.  I love grabbing a bag or cup for the kids so I can eat them on...
    December 3, 2015 377 0
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    Pick Me Up

    If you want to have dinner at home, but do not want the hassle of cooking it, ordering your feast is a great option.  Albertsons, if ordered in advance, offers a spectacular feast for every head...
    November 19, 2015 438 0
  • Editors Picks

    And the Winner Is…

    We all have our go to fast food places for burger, fries, and CHICKEN.  As a response to Chik-fil-A’s chicken followers, McDonald’s changed their chicken recipe, but does it stack up?  I love, love, love me...
    November 12, 2015 422 0
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    Bring on the Buckets

    As a child, the one thing you could count on was getting your very own bucket at McDonald’s that housed your nuggets.  Confession time, I still order a happy meal just for the bucket.  The pails...
    October 23, 2015 653 0
  • Appetizers

    Who’s Hungry Now!

    Some of know people who are in a state of perpetual training. Iron Man. This Marathon. That Marathon. Rugby season. Whatever. Really. WhatEVER. But even though we personally are not marathoners in the strictest, most athletic...
    August 10, 2015 608 0
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    Food On the Fly – Ethnic and “Little”

    What used to be the punchline of a culinary joke – “kosher Korean BBQ” or the like – is now what we expect as we seek out a good, quick, healthy, authentic and delicious meal. And...
    August 10, 2015 864 0
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    What Time Is It? Lunchtime!

    We long ago graduated from Pop Tarts and McMorning-Whatevers to the meal that tends to satisfy most of our most pressing needs, including hunger. It’s lunch. We freaking love lunch. We love going out for lunch...
    June 22, 2015 599 0
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    Millennials Demand More Than Just Fast

    Last year adage.com published a piece about Mickey D trying to reach Millennials. Seems the granddaddy of fast food chains had not even cracked the top 10 restaurant chains among this demographic. What to do; what...
    June 21, 2015 631 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Grocery Store Deli Eats

    If you’re a meat-eater but wanting something outside the burger box, perhaps a trip to the deli is called for. You’d be hard-pressed to find a major grocery store that doesn’t have a deli these days...
    June 20, 2015 547 0
  • Cravings

    How About Those Burgers

    In-N-Out Reigns Supreme! OK, here’s where our true inner burger-eater comes out. In-N-Out, that is. Glorious, wonderful, exquisite In-N-Out. What is it about these burgers that elevate them to a near-celestial status in our minds? Well,...
    June 16, 2015 982 0
  • Entrees

    Under Wraps!

    Here’s a little tidbit published at http://www.millennialmarketing.com/2013/04/chic-fil-a-kfc-and-mcdonalds-update-menus-to-attract-gen-y/ and posted by Jeff Fromm. Good read. Food for thought. Punsters that we are. “In the past month, several QSRs and fast casual restaurants have announced menu changes targeted...
    June 16, 2015 554 0
  • Food on the Fly

    “Take Out” Fabulous

    According to a 2014 study by the Hartman Group, available for perusal at http://www.hartman-group.com/acumen/millennials-eating-out-trends-2014-06-5.pdf , 36 percent of Millennials order take-out each week. That number seems to stay static. As a generation we have cut back...
    June 16, 2015 513 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Salad to GO

    Riddle us this, Batpeeps: What starts off as a flat moon of dough and — hey diddle diddle – is transformed by griddle magic into both a dish AND a spoon? Pita pockets. Yep. From the...
    June 11, 2015 491 0
  • Editors Picks

    Protein Shakes, Rattles and Rolls

    OK, we’re down with protein shakes and have read all the fit-lit about amino acids and muscle synthesis, sustainable energy, bone loss prevention, immune system bolsterer, muscle strengthener/toner, joint supporter, exercise recovery and lean body mass...
    June 10, 2015 2193 0
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    Cheese Sticks or String Cheese for Big People

    The folks at Baker Cheese had a puzzle wrapped in a conundrum: How could they produce and package their mozzarella for one-person cheese breaks? The Wisconsin cheese company (like there’s some other kind, right?), nearly 100...
    June 8, 2015 522 0
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    Pops Rock!

    K, we get it. Cake pops are today’s cupcakes, and yes, they’re yummy, and yes, they’re portable. And, yes, this next site is inspiring: www.millennialentrepreneurs.com/the-power-of-a-cake-pop/. The story, in short: “Mishika Narula started her business, Power of...
    April 18, 2015 632 0