Celebrate National Peanut Brittle Day on January 26!

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For years, Peanut Brittle has been an American favorite for both children and adults. It’s a perfect mix between sweet and salty, and no matter how much of it gets [Read More …]

New Harry Potter-Themed Restaurant Opens in Brooklyn

Pasta Wiz serves fast, organic pasta in Hogwarts-inspired setting.

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Harry Potter-Themed Restaurant – Pasta Wiz A new restaurant in Brooklyn mixes two unlikely ingredients: Harry Potter and pasta. Pasta Wiz, the new Harry Potter-themed restaurant in Brooklyn, New York, [Read More …]

Salt Bae Salts and Slices His Way Into Millions of Hearts

Fans want to see Salt Bae daily!

Salt Bae Instagram Halloween costume

2017 has had its fair share of scandal already.  Did Dick Clark Productions purposely sabotage Mariah Carey’s New Year’s Eve performance?  Is Russia withholding damning information about President-elect Trump?  Will [Read More …]

What is Tempura and Why is it so Delicious?

Tempura on a plate for National Tempura Day

Tempura. If you don’t know what it is, you’re missing out. For those of you constantly being told by your doctors, teachers, or family members to “eat more vegetables”, we [Read More …]

Eat Cheap on a Budget – Food Tips for Students

How students can minimize cost on their grocery lists

a student stands in a dimly lit grocery aisle trying to eat cheap

Food. It’s pretty important, right? Especially for the overworked, stressed post-secondary student trying to eat cheap as they squeeze out a thousand more words for that essay due tomorrow. Unfortunately [Read More …]

The Fruitcake Tradition – Where Did It Come From and Why Do We Eat It?

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Fruitcake. Love it or hate it, you know it’s the holiday season when you find one on the kitchen table. But what are the origins of the fruitcake tradition? What [Read More …]

Confessions of a Health Inspector: Why Restaurant Shutdowns Happen

Restaurant Shutdowns

Restaurant Shutdowns: The Truth If you’re reading this, you may be upset at health inspectors for closing your neighborhood burger joint. Maybe in the past, restaurant inspectors shackled the doors [Read More …]

Read This Before You Order a McDonald’s Extra Value Meal

McDonald's Extra Value Meal Controversy

Sure, a McDonald’s Extra Value Meal sounds like a great deal, but is it really? One Illinois man did the math – and McDonald’s may not be so happy with [Read More …]

Starbucks Changes – Big Things Are Coming

The company plans to add 12,000 stores and bring in a new CEO

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While it might seem like Starbucks is already everywhere you go, the company recently announced plans to add even more stores over the next few years. And now, they’ll have [Read More …]

Here’s Why McNuggets Come in Four Unique Shapes

The company's reason for the chicken nugget shapes will make you laugh!

Chicken McNuggets in a box with dipping sauce

McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets are one of the most commonly eaten fast food staples in the States, and internationally alike. Chances are, you’ve put at least a few of these fried [Read More …]