Ground Beef Identified as Source of Mystery E. coli Outbreak

If you’ve been following the mysterious outbreak of E. coli over the last several days, the mystery has finally been solved. The CDC just identified ground beef as responsible for causing 109 cases of E. coli poisoning across six states. The CDC attributes preliminary epidemiologic information helped them come to this conclusion, as ill people in this outbreak reported eating […]

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KIND Calls Out Food Industry for Hidden Sugar Content

Snack bar maker KIND launched a campaign on Wednesday urging other members of the food industry to be more transparent in disclosing the sugar content and sweeteners used in their products. The snack company created a website, Sweeteners Uncovered, which lists 99 different sources of natural and artificial sweeteners that appear on ingredient labels—many of which the average consumer has […]

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Eating Garlic Could Help Memory Problems—By Boosting Gut Health

Garlic has a ton of health benefits. It has antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, boosts immunity, and can even help lower cholesterol and blood pressure. But there may be a new reason to add more of the allium to your meals, according to a new study from the University of Louisville: consuming garlic could help change the gut bacteria associated with […]

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McDonald's Plans to Limit Late-Night Menu

Whether or not you eat fast food from restaurants like McDonald’s, Burger King, and White Castle very often, we can all agree on one thing: The most appropriate time to down a burger, fries, and soda handed to you through a window is late at night. Whatever your reason for needing a combo meal or value menu item at midnight, […]

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Franzia Just Came Out with Wine Juice Boxes

During my college years I was always looking for more affordable ways to have a good time. Since I was a student on a budget, that usually meant drinking boxed wine. Boxed wine really gets the job done when you’re 21 and at your second (or third) rager of the weekend. Sitting atop the purveyors of boxed vino is table […]

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The Best Use for Taco Seasoning Packets (It’s Not Tacos)

Look, I know that taco seasoning is relatively easy to make at home, and I certainly have, but in this particularly busy season of life I’m grabbing packets of the stuff at the grocery with absolutely no shame. My family uses them for tacos and nachos, and even for seasoning soups, but I’ve recently been clued into a few other […]

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Sur La Table's Big Spring KitchenAid Sale Is Happening Now

Just in time for the weekend, Sur La Table is blessing us with a mega sale on KitchenAid mixers. Right now all stand mixers, cookware, and accessories are 30 percent off. Plus, you’ll get free shipping over $59 when you enter promo code “SHIPFREE” at checkout. So if you’ve been eyeing a pricey new kitchen gadget from KitchenAid, now’s your […]

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