Caves can be scary--so they're the perfect setting to get you in the Halloween spirit. Even better, some of these underground labyrinths are also reportedly haunted, so if you're up for adventure and mystery, plan a visit to a cave closest to you.
According to the food market research firm Packaged Facts, Greek yogurt commands a whopping 50 percent share of the yogurt market in the U.S.
Consumers-- won over by its thick, creamy texture-- are looking for new ways to enjoy it, and producers are responding with a string of new products that try to take the yogurt trend to the next level.
Brands like Chobani, Muller, and Yoplait have expanded individual yogurt cup offerings by adding new toppings that are premixed or come with a container that you can mix yourself.
And brands like Evolution Fresh, a subsidiary of Starbucks Corporation known for its fruit juices and smoothies, as well as the fast food chicken chain Chick fil A, have new products they hope will appeal to yogurt-loving customers.
I tried out each brand and several flavors to get an idea of what these new products are really about.
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Most people are unaware that Colonel Sanders of Kentucky Fried Chicken was a real person. Harland Daniel Sanders, known as the face of the popular fried chicken company, was not only real, he was the chef behind the original famous fried chicken. But there are plenty of other things you might not know about the Colonel that may surprise you.
Looking for the next detox elixir?
Food-grade carbon known as activated charcoal is finding its way into green juices and lemonades with the promise of boosting energy, brightening skin --even curing hangovers. The black, odor-less additive is being combined with hemp seeds, lemon zest or spinach and sold to the health conscious in labels by Juice Served Here, Juice Generation, and LuliTonix.
Let's be clear. It's not the stuff found in your outdoor barbecue. Derived from peat, coal, wood and coconut shell, the material is heated to very high temperatures. For years, activated charcoal has been used in the emergency treatment of certain kinds of poisoning. Its alkaline properties allow it to bind to poisons and prevent them from being absorbed from the stomach into the intestines.Read More
Labor Day is one of the last changes to light up the grill for a summertime cookout. Say goodbye to summer with these delicious and easy-to-prepare recipes that will feed your entire family.
Grab the syrup because Monday Aug. 24 recognizes the patent of the waffle iron.
In 1869, Cornelius Swartout of Troy, New York received a patent for a “device to bake waffles.” Although waffle irons have existed since the 1300s, Swartwout added a shorter handle and clasp that would allow the waffle-maker to flip the iron without the danger of potential burns, and breakfast hasn’t been the same since.
Whether you like your sweet or savory--exotic or decadent --here are some great recipes to whip up in celebration.
Nothing beats the heat like an ice cold glass of lemonade. Thursday, Aug. 20 is National Lemonade Day, but these unique lemonade recipes are too good not to enjoy year round. Whether straight up or mixed with your favorite alcohol, it's time to pucker up for some sweet concoctions that will cool you off in no time.
Country music sensation Jake Owen is not only known for his summertime hits, such as "Beachin" and "Summer Jam", but his love of water sports.
Owen, who grew up on the coastal town of Vero Beach, Florida, always finds time to get on the water. An avid wakesurfer, boater and fisherman, he says water is how he unwinds.
Owen’s love of boating is captured in “Stories of Discovery,” a documentary series developed by Discover Boating, a campaign by the North American recreational boating industry to promote water sports. They've hit the road with Owen to inspire fans to discover life on the water and share their boating stories.Read More
You don't need one day to celebrate the sweetness of watermelon--but it helps. Monday, Aug. 3 is National Watermelon Day, so if you're at a loss for different ways to use it (besides a seed-spitting contest) check out these mouth-watering recipes to keep you cool and refreshed.
Friday, July 24 is National Tequila Day. What better way to celebrate this auspicious day than with these 10 fierce and festive cocktails.Read More
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Break out your swimsuit and dust off that shaker, because Fourth of July is right around the corner. Here are 10 festive cocktails to get you in the mood and to spice up your holiday gathering.
There are so many meal prep services that claim to take the hassle out of planning, shopping and cooking a meal, it's hard to figure out which one is the best.
I picked four companies to find out which ones worked for me: a single woman, working in New York, living in New Jersey.
All claim to have carefully crafted menus that change regularly and most meals that don't need additional prep. (That sounded great for easy work-week lunches.)
While most of them were carefully packaged -- ready to eat or heat-- and easy to order, each had their own distinct qualities. Find out which ones could work for you.Read More