3D printing has slowly gone from a curious novelty to a totally viable option for creating all kinds of useful things, from chocolate to athletic shoes, and now MIT has invented a way to use the technology to print buildings, too. Given...Show More Summary
(Taken from the Chocolate Films blog) Black stand-up comedy is an unofficial part of hip-hop culture and I love it dearly. Like rap music, there is rules and conventional wisdom to this shit: – Richard Pryor is the undisputed greatest-of-all-time – Eddie Murphy is the Michael Jackson of black comedy and David Chappelle is Prince [...]Show More Summary
The next few months are challenging for most of us. High school and university students have mid-term and final exams, papers to submit, and thesis studies to document. At work, many of us have year-long projects to complete. Success...Show More Summary
Everything changed for Forrest Lamp when he was 10 years old. For his entire life, people probably made jokes about his first name, people probably shouting “Run, Forrest. Run,” and told him that “life is like a box of chocolates.” But the summer after he turned 10, the script literally got flipped....
When Hostess announced new products including chocolate-dipped Twinkies with rainbow sprinkles, we had exactly one thought: "must try ASAP." And after we tried the chocolate Twinkies plus two other new products, Triple Fudge Ding Dongs and Cupcake Cookies, we can confirm these new pastries are serious game changers. Show More Summary
Pre-packed meal replacement bars are convenient, but, calorie-for-calorie, they're expensive. Worse, they're often loaded with preservatives: How else could they last for months squished in the side pockets of our backpacks without molding? Save money without sacrificing convenience with... Continue reading
Delicious spray-on wing sauces. Choose from flavors like buttery Better Buffalo, smokey Chocolate Chipotle, hot Thai-influenced Sriracha Lime, or wonderfully balanced honey and cayenne Sweet Heat. Spray while grilling, or after the fact on baked or fried wings.
Roald Dahl is undoubtedly one of the most influential children’s book authors in history. Dahl, known for his quirky characters and colorful writing style, is responsible for classics like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach. However, Dahl also wrote stories that were dark and sinister – ones that ultimately reflected […]
How many times have you eaten a well-balanced meal, declared yourself full, and then skimmed the dessert menu? Or considered digging into the pint of mint chocolate chip in your freezer? Turns out there’s a scientific reason for this phenomenon. It’s called sensory-specific satiety. Translation: When you eat one type of food, you develop a…
Post by Tanvier Peart. Whenever people ask me why I'm eating a salad, holding off on that extra piece of chocolate, or what my fitness goals are, I hit 'em with two words: Jennifer Lopez. This diva not only embodies #goals when it comes...Show More Summary
In honor of Salt Lick BBQ, Torchy’s Tacos, Curra’s Grill, and others Delysia Chocolatier’s new truffle collection takes inspiration from Austin’s very best local restaurants and vendors. This means a Brushfire taco chocolate truffleShow More Summary
Hyperrealist sculptor Peter Anton has created sculptures of cherry pie, confetti cake, ice cream sundae, and a chocolate bunny, amongst other sugary treats, then smashed them.
Some days, I just need a little more coffee to get me going than other days. I love coffee in all forms, from freshly brewed drip coffee to chocolate covered coffee beans – and everything in between. These coffee-infused treats deliver just the right pick-me-up – and lots of wonderful coffee flavor – for any...
When it comes to easy recipes, magic bars are hard to beat. They’re an unusual type of bar cookie where the ingredients are layered together, then topped with sweetened condensed milk. The milk binds everything together and adds some nice sweetness to the mixture. These Chocolate Raspberry Magic Bars are a little unusual because they...
Eclairs are a treat well worth making if you have a little bit of time to spend in the kitchen. The pastries have a crisp choux exterior and are filled with vanilla pastry cream, then topped with fondant or chocolate ganache. The multi-component dessert is wonderful when it is at its best, though the components...
I once lived in a London apartment with five other girls, one of whom made "fudge" once a week: marshmallows and chocolate chips melted in the microwave and spread into a baking dish. The girls would come home punchdrunk on cheap vodka and British accents and hack at the congealed mess with forks, fingers, whatever. Show More Summary
Celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday or enjoy art, wine, chocolate, and hip-hop at a variety of festivals and events. [ more › ]
A roundtable conversation with some of the creative minds behind "Bandstand," "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and other new musicals navigating the post-"Hamilton" Broadway landscape.
Stuffed toys. Chocolate. Replica katana. Wireless keyboards. Pocket watches. Anime figurines and models. Fukubukuro. Snacks. These are just a handful of things I have seen offered as prizes in the crane games inside of Japanese gaming centers. Show More Summary