Archive for May 2014

Ten healthy things to eat when you really really really want cake

Yep, sometimes I really really really want cake. Chocolate cake topped with a mountain of whipped cream. Mmmm. Sometimes it’s a slice of banana cream pie I crave. Or a Dairy Queen Blizzard. Or a Kit Kat bar.  Or a cupcake, a cookie, brownie, muffin, doughnut, cronut or wonut  (a cross between a waffle and a doughnut,... Read more »

An easy appetizer to impress food snobs and health nuts

An easy appetizer to impress food snobs and health nuts
Yes, an easy appetizer that will impress both food snobs and health nuts does exist. It’s called Mango Salsa. Every bite is wonderfully complex, bursting with fresh flavors–sweet, sour, citrus-y and spicy. I started with Ellie Krieger’s recipe but then jazzed it up. The result is not only delicious, but it’s really pretty with it’s palette of... Read more »

Another Free Cone Day is coming up soon!

Mark your calendar. When you stop in your local Haagen-Dazs Shop on Tuesday May 13, you’ll get a free ice cream cone. Offer good from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. at participating stores. Don’t you just love the word “free”!?