‘Happy New Year!’ may not be said the same way in every culture, but people everywhere ring in the New Year with celebratory food and drinks alongside family and friends. How we celebrate depends on where in the world we are on the last day of the year because New Year’s traditions differ from... Read more
Christmas cake is generally assumed to be some kind of fruitcake — you know, that holiday dessert that tends to be the butt of so many holiday jokes. Although, fruitcake isn’t very popular in the U.S., other culture’s traditional Christmas cakes are commonly some variation of fruitcake.[related]
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There isn’t a better treat to complement a glass of eggnog than a warm gingerbread cookie. The smell of cinnamon is a sweet reminder of holiday cheer and the warmth that comes with being with loved ones. Around the world, cookies are also a holiday treat, and different cultures enjoy their own... Read more
Bakers have been baking cookies for as long as medieval ovens have been around, mixing different ingredients and perfecting recipes that evolved over time into the cookies we munch on today. The truth is the first cookies weren’t always intended to be cookies, but it was love at first crumble.
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There isn’t a boozy holiday drink more beloved in America than eggnog. You might cozy up with a warm cup by the fire or enjoy a round with close friends and family. In our opinion, no holiday celebration is complete without a bottle of eggnog. Whether you like it homemade or store-bought, it’s an... Read more
Whether shopping for meats and dairy at a local grocery store or buying produce at a street vendor, we don’t always know how fresh the food we’re buying really is, if it’s been sprayed with pesticides, or if it contains genetically modified ingredients. Unless a food is labeled, it’s nearly... Read more
It’s difficult to imagine that in America, a country that prides itself on fairness and equal opportunity, there are children who don’t get enough to eat, families that are starving, and elderly people who are malnourished because of an inability to pay for healthy food.
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You do a goofy happy dance every time you eat a burrito but feel too embarrassed to dance with your boyfriend.
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Dominique Ansel’s newest sugary creation just came out, so you cancel brunch plans with your beau because obviously you’re going to wait two hours in line for it... Read more