Posts tagged "food"

Vice Week: On Gluttony

Gluttony is an outdated sin, in my opinion. I’ve said it before: Never, ever, ever stop eating. If you stop eating, the advertisers and the tabloids and self-hatred win.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 23, 2015 - 9:00 am

What $29 A Week For Food Looks Like For Actual Low-Income People (And Not Gwyneth Paltrow)

Gwyneth Paltrow was tapped by Mario Batali to do the #FoodBankNYCChallenge and eat on $29 a week. Here’s what she bought…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 10, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Eat More Grilled Cheese Sandwiches To Get Laid!

According to a new survey by social networking/dating site Skout, people who love grilled cheese sandwiches have more sex! The site surveyed 4,600 users, and found that 32 percent of grilled…

Claire Hannum | April 10, 2015 - 12:30 pm

The World’s Oldest Pretzel Has Ruined Pretzels For Me

Last week, the world’s oldest pretzel was found in Germany. It’s 250 years old and it looks all sorts of unappetizing. Ew.
Anyway, apparently the pretzel was found in a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Taco Bell’s Cap’n Crunch Delights Are Speaking To My Mouth And Vagina

I know how the headline sounds, but seriously, does that picture not make literally everything water? Do you not have an erection from that picture? Is this just me?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 28, 2015 - 9:20 am

Frisky Eats: 10 Beer-Based Recipes To Warm Up The Heart Of Winter

I don’t know about where you are, but here in Chicago, it’s 17˚ Fahrenheit. At this point in the winter, all I want to do is shroud myself in soft…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 13, 2015 - 3:00 pm

How To Make A Salad You’ll Always Want To Eat

Making a salad at home is a pain in the ass and everyone knows it. Too much chopping! Too much washing! Too many partially-used ingredients sitting in your fridge afterward!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 6, 2015 - 1:45 pm

Frisky Eats: 14 Delish Homemade Cracker Recipes To Aid Your Mid-Winter Snacking And Soup Consumption

PUT DOWN THE SALTINES, FRIEND. We both know you’ve been snacking on crackers for the last few weeks for one of three reasons:

You’re sick and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 6, 2015 - 11:00 am

10 Reasons Why Valentine’s Day Is Awesome And You Should Celebrate It

Despite my consistent general mood of cynicism and constant mild frustration with humanity, I happen to be a person who’s enthusiastic about all holidays, even the “Hallmark” holidays. Which means…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2015 - 9:00 am

Hershey’s Has Banned The Import Of British Chocolate

Update on the whole Cadbury Egg situation: No British chocolate will be imported into the United States anymore, after Hershey’s made a deal with the group Let’s Buy British Imports…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 27, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Eats: 11 Fish Recipes For Non-Fish-Eaters

My mom grew up in South Dakota and Nebraska. She was the second of seven children, and the first daughter, which meant that she was the child most tasked with…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 27, 2015 - 11:00 am

Please Explain To Me Which Aspect Of Bulletproof Coffee Is Not Insane

There are few things on this earth I love more than coffee and butter, but mixing them together seems nothing short of blasphemous. Bulletproof coffee, as this combo is so…

Claire Hannum | January 21, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Ben & Jerry’s Appeals To Stoners Everywhere With New Cookie-Specific CORE Flavors

Ever since I stopped drinking as much cheap champagne and my sugar craving skyrocketed, I have become a bit of an ice cream junkie (okay, I also maybe get the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 13, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Cadbury Hates Us, So They’re Cheaping Out On The Cadbury Creme Egg This Year

A spokeswoman for Mondelez International, the company that makes the eggs, told the Mirror that they were switching…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 12, 2015 - 5:01 pm

Watch How Sriracha Is Made (And Drool)

David Tran’s Huy Fong sriracha sauce is so popular that it inspired counterfeit sriracha. It has inspired fanatic prints. JC Penney sells a sriracha shirt. I know that it’s getting…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 12, 2015 - 3:00 pm

The Best Diet Of The Year: The Heart-Healthy DASH Diet

U.S. News had a panel of health experts — including doctors and professors from Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and the University of Chicago — look at popular diets and rank their…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 9, 2015 - 1:30 pm

It Might Not Be Necessary To Eat Three Meals A Day, But It’s Better For You

I was scrolling through nutrition news today when I happened upon this article on the decline of the Three Meals A Day paradigm. It’s weirdly depressing: It starts out talking…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 7, 2015 - 1:00 pm

An Ode To Skillet Cookies

Skillet cookies: The only cookies guaranteed – designed – to be warm when you eat them.
Skillet cookies: As good with ice cream as without. Take that, every other…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 6, 2015 - 9:00 am

The Year In Year-End Roundups: Everything The Blogosphere Thought Was Important In 2014

So many year-end lists, so little time, so we’ve rounded up the best of 2014’s year-end roundups just for you…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 30, 2014 - 12:45 pm

Frisky Eats: 14 Earth-Shatteringly Delicious Brie Recipes

If there’s one thing the Frisky staff can never stop gushing over, it’s brie. Is there ever a time you’re not craving brie? Here are 14 recipes for those days when shoving…

Claire Hannum | December 29, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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