FOOD HOLIDAY: National Rocky Road Day

June 2nd is National Rocky Road Day, a flavor created in 1929 in Oakland, California. Rocky road ice cream is chocolate ice cream mixed with nuts and marshmallows, the “rocks” in the road. The original nuts, walnuts, were later replaced with toasted almonds. In the prior year, William Dreyer and Joseph Edy had founded Edy’s…
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PRODUCT: Skinny Cow Chocolate Candy

We can’t believe we ate the whole thing.Photo by River Soma | THE NIBBLE.   The Skinny Cow line, which for years has offered reduced-calorie ice cream sandwiches to diet-conscious ice cream lovers, first expanded to ice cream cups, cones and bars. Now, there’s candy. And we like it. There are: Dreamy Clusters: Bite-sized chewy…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Mix Up A Half & Half Arnold Palmer Or Shandy

When you think of a refreshing warm-weather drink, do you think of beer, iced tea, lemonade, ginger ale? If you mix two of them together in a half-and-half drink, you’ll create a summer refresher: an Arnold Palmer or a Shandy, depending on the recipe. You can purchase them ready-bottled; but like most things, homemade tastes…
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