dessert

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. We first tried Halo Top Creamery ice cream in 2013. This light ice cream brand has added three new flavors which continue the company’s focus on lower calories and sugar and more protein and fiber than … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Dandies Classic Vanilla Marshmallows  are Non-GMO Project Verified, vegan, and kosher certified (cRc). They contain no gelatin or artificial flavors or colors. Dandies are produced in a dedicated dairy, egg, and nut-free facility. Both … Read More

Commonly called a brain freeze, this is actually a type of headache that occurs rapidly but resolves quickly, as well. The correct scientific term is sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia. It happens when you eat ice cream too fast or drink very cold beverages quickly. Swallowing the cold food or beverage rapidly changes the temperature at the back … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Both of these brands offer a frozen treat with a more good-for-you approach. Arctic Zero is known for making low fat, lactose free, gluten free and non-GMO frozen desserts. We have highlighted the brand in the … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. This brand will truly surprise you – dairy-free ice cream that could rival regular ice cream in taste and texture. DF Mavens which stands for dairy-free mavens was created by Malcolm … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Panettone is Italian sweet bread that originated in Milan. It is a traditional holiday cake but it truly should be enjoyed year round. It comes in a typical dome or large … Read More

Pudding, rich in calcium, can be a great snack or dessert. It is a healthy choice. This Homemade Pudding Mix is a variation on the cornstarch pudding that our grandmother’s made before there were commercial pudding mixes on the grocery shelf. The mix is easy to make, easy to store and will cook in less … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Almondina Toastees are a brand extension of the well-known Almondina Almond Biscuit line. Toastees are considered a snack and they are somewhere between a cookie and a cracker and would make a … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Wholly Wholesome organic frozen pie shells are excellent products. We recently tasted the Traditional and Whole Wheat varieties. The whole wheat was our favorite – flaky with a sweet nutty flavor. … Read More

Cow Wow Cereal Milk attempts to capture the taste of the leftover milk at the bottom of the cereal bowl. We were pleasantly surprised that both flavors Fruity Trudy and Chocolate Chip Cathy were not overly sweet and quite pleasant tasting. Kids would like these flavors. Though plain milk is our go-to choice for kids, enjoying … Read More