Nutty for Peanuts

Whether you are a chunky or creamy fan, peanut butter and its many forms combine one of America's favorite foods. Are you a brand loyalist, be it Skippy, Jif, Peter Pan, Smucker's, or an organic-only consumer? On average, Americans eat more than six pounds of peanut products each year, worth more than $ 2 billion…

Thai One On

Thai people originally migrated from southernwestern China to eastern Asia, dating back to the 12th century. Formerly called the country of Siam and officially changed to the name Thailand in 1948, which means "land of the free," this Asian country has ended centuries of upheaval and political unrest, much like its neighbors Laos, Burma (Myanmar),…

Every Day Is Taco Tuesday

Unless you live in the Southwest, you may not be familiar with Taco Tuesday, but it's a tradition among Mexican restaurants, both large and small, to feature tacos at a discount each Tuesday today that generating more business, and allowing families to dine out for less . (Think of them as Mexican happy hours.) And…

Twins Face A Tough Resolution On Joe Mauer

The Minnesota Twins must have let out a sigh of relief at the recent news from the officials at Major League Baseball, but the team is still carrying a large albatross as it prepares for the 2018 season. Commissioner Rob Manfred's office issued a statement last week that All Star third baseman Miguel Sano would…

Why You Must Bask in These Meals

About 8 years ago my cousin sent me a paper about healthy foods we have and ways to use them to stay healthy. Because I am passionate about promoting good health, I collect ideas about healthy living whenever I find them. There is a lot of good information everywhere and people are so willing to…

Mac and Cheese: All Grown Up

What did foodie president Thomas Jefferson start? After discovering a cheesy, rich pasta dish in France. he bought it back in the early 1800s and introduced his dinner guests to a delicious new concoction loaded with rich cream, cheddar cheese and baked to a bubbly, crusty perfection. The latest from France, he undocumented claimed, along…