Chocolate lovers aren’t that hard to shop for…but you don’t want Christmas to get predictable and boring. We’ve got ideas for the best chocolate gifts.
Food care packages don’t have to be just for friends and family in the military. We’ve got Christmas care package ideas for students and other loved ones!
Gluten-free (or sugar-free) desserts are only the beginning. With nuts, dried fruits and other foods, a healthy snack gift basket is a welcome surprise.
There are many types of nuts…but what are the healthiest types of nuts to eat? How do you store them? Learn the facts about healthy nut snacks.
On December 22, 1944, during the Battle of the Bulge, the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division was under siege in the Belgian town of Bastogne by multiple German armored units. The German commander issued an ultimatum to the Americans: surrender or be annihilated. Army General Anthony McAuliffe dispatched a one-word response: “NUTS!”
No matter the time of year, gifts for candy lovers are always in season. Celebrate National Candy Month with a gift of gourmet candy for someone special.
Are pistachios good for you? Where do pistachios come from? For National Pistachio Day, learn the health benefits of pistachios and other pistachio facts.
When is Popcorn Day? Take your pick—there are three of them! Learn popcorn facts, and even how to make caramel popcorn. It’s not just for movies.
Is popcorn America’s favorite snack? Not even close. (According to one study, candy is #1; another says the top three are chips, chocolate and cheese.) Of course, American moviegoers would dispute this, as popcorn is the overwhelming choice for munching along with motion pictures…and they’re willing to pay exorbitant amounts for it.
Looking for new Thanksgiving dinner ideas? We’ll take you beyond the traditional turkey menu with a much easier-to-serve Thanksgiving ham dinner.
For many people, what to make for Thanksgiving dinner isn’t much of a dilemma. Each family has its own traditional Thanksgiving menu—typically involving turkey—and deviating from it can be frowned upon. On the other hand, some families look forward more to seeing the same beloved faces gathered around the table each year, and are open to a little variety when it comes to what they eat together. And—let’s face it—some of us get a little tired of turkey every year. If you’re in the mood to change things up, consider the Thanksgiving ham dinner.
The Swiss Colony has been selling cheese since 1926, but there’s even an older tradition in its hometown. It’s Green County Cheese Days in Monroe, Wisconsin!
How are jelly beans made? What are they made of? Learn the history of jelly beans, including Jelly Belly® jelly beans—by far the most popular.
What comes in a nearly endless supply of flavors and colors, contains about 4 calories, has two days named after it, and has been an important part of Easter baskets, holiday gifts and other events for decades?