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Is Pie The New Cupcake?

Every December or January, armchair Nostradamuses try to predict what is in and what is out. As you all know by now, the ever-present cupcake has permeated our culture to an absurd level. There are now...
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Dr. Pepper & Crush Dessert Topper

I was surprised to discover at the grocery store that these products exist. You can now purchase them online: Orange Crush Topper and Dr. Pepper Cherry Topper First off, yes, these are kind of knock-offs of...
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My Ben & Jerry’s Flavor Creation

Last week I attended a blogger/writer event at Ben & Jerry's HQ in Vermont. It was a trek back to my home turf, as I grew up in Vermont and also lived there for a year after college.  Later this week...
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Marijuana Ice Cream

As many of you may know, Prop 19, which is on the ballot this year in California, would legalize marijuana in the state. Polls have shown the ballot measure with a very small, but consistent, lead.  So...
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Cadbury Flake 99 Challenge

The theme park Cadbury Ice Cream Land had the fun/briliant/insane idea to challenge fans to eat a Cadbury Flake 99 ice cream upside-down on a rollercoaster at speeds of over 40mph and pulling over 3Gs. ...