RECIPE: Black Ice Cream For Halloween

Is this black ice cream spooky enough for you? Perfect for Halloween, it’s actually part of a “Goth” ice cream trend that sprang up in Los Angeles as an alternative to unicorn/rainbow ice cream trend. We found this recipe at Baking Bites, a technique that uses activated charcoal to make a deathly black color with… Continue reading “RECIPE: Black Ice Cream For Halloween”

TIP OF THE DAY: Make Your Own Pumpkin Candies

[1] Pumpkin gummies for Halloween, or a Thanksgiving candy cornucopia. Photo and recipe from Hannah Kaminsky | Bittersweet Blog. [2] Don’t like gummies? You can melt white chocolate and add orange food color (photo Amazon).   With a $4.99 plastic mold, you can make your own Halloween Thanksgiving gummy candies for snacking or favors. It’s… Continue reading “TIP OF THE DAY: Make Your Own Pumpkin Candies”

RECIPE: Cranberry Orange Brussels Sprouts

This recipe (photo #1), from Two Peas And Their Pod, would be at home on Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner tables; but why wait until then? It?s a delicious way to enjoy Brussels sprouts through the fall and winter seasons?and we have more recipes at the end of this article. Brussels sprouts buying tips: While larger… Continue reading “RECIPE: Cranberry Orange Brussels Sprouts”

RECIPE: Chickpea (Garbanzo) Succotash

To viewers of Looney Toons cartoons, “Sufferin’ succotash!” was a phrase uttered often by Sylvester the Cat, when annoyed or surprised. Why Sylvester suffering at the thought of eating succotash? Perhaps he didn’t like lima beans? We hereby ask Warner Brothers to weigh in. Lima beans are a love-‘em-or-hate ‘em food. We have a solution… Continue reading “RECIPE: Chickpea (Garbanzo) Succotash”

PRODUCT: New Chocolate Frosted Flakes From Kellogg?s

Chocolate Frosted Flakes joins the family, begun in 1953 with original Frosted Flakes. The line now inclues Kellogg?s Cinnamon Frosted Flakes, Kellogg?s Frosted Flakes Chocolate with Marshmallows, Kellogg?s Frosted Flakes Choco Zucaritas, and Kellogg?s Frosted Flakes with Marshmallows (all photos courtesy Kellogg?s).   ?They?re grr-r-eat!? says Tony The Tiger, the cartoon character spokesman for Kellogg?s… Continue reading “PRODUCT: New Chocolate Frosted Flakes From Kellogg?s”