We endorse any excuse to eat chocolate. Milk chocolate may not have the sophistication of dark chocolate or the cultish fanbase of white chocolate; in fact, it has been denounced as childish, simple and boring. We're here to defend it. See...Show More Summary
This is a guest post by Lindsay Ostrom with the blog Pinch of Yum. Lindsay is a former 4th grade teacher turned full-time food blogger with a love for spicy food, noodles, and dark chocolate. In addition to sharing simple and mostlyShow More Summary
That wheat bread and dark chocolate bar? They might not actually be healthy for you.
I was dying for a sweet treat but I've been so bad lately with all the refined sugar and white flour desserts I've been making. I wanted to try something healthier and I've been inspired by the Happy Pear boys on youtube. They've been making great desserts made out of whole foods. Show More Summary
You and dark chocolate have a long-standing love affair.
You have probably heard others talk about the benefits of eating foods packed with nutrients and antioxidants as a way... The post 15 Surprising and Science-Backed Health Effects of Dark Chocolate appeared first on Lifehack.
Girl #1: Will you be my Valentine?Girl #2: Of course!Girl #1: Yay! Let's smear dark chocolate all over our buttocks and spank each other with peacock feathers! And suck on each others candy necklaces.Girl #2: You're kinky.Girl #1: You know it.–Bleecker StOverheard by: kinkyvalentines
We all need to indulge a little and satisfy our cravings, but sometimes when you try to eat a tiny square of dark chocolate, you end up inhaling the entire bar! Now imagine if instead of calorie counts on labels, packages or menus listed the number of burpees it took to work off a serving. Show More Summary
In earlier posts, I've mentioned that I don't like airplane food. When I fly I either fast or pack along macadamia nuts, applewood smoked bacon jerky, and dark chocolate. Read the rest
Chocolate lovers, today is your day because…it’s Chocolate Day! Now you have a real excuse to eat chocolate all day long. Here are just three reasons why you should eat chocolate every day. 1. Eating a square of dark chocolate is good for your heart. 2. The cocoa will calm you down and help reduce anxiety, according […]
Like the witch from Hansel and Gretel, Joel Jasper and Zach Malbry of Forest of Tongue seem enamored with filling human orifices with cookie dough, gumdrops, Elmer’s glue, juice, figs, cotton candy, sour Skittles, McVities DigestiveShow More Summary
Dark chocolate body mask recipe There is a saying going around the natural beauty world lately that goes along the lines of, “Don’t put something on your skin that you wouldn’t put in your mouth” and it’s pretty hard to fight that logic when you think about all the chemicals that must get absorbed […]
In today's Mayo Clinic News Network Headline with Vivien Williams: Chocolate lovers, take heart. A recent study shows a higher intake of chocolate — either dark or milk chocolate — may be associated with lower cardiovascular disease and mortality. Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Stephen Kopecky says chocolate contains polyphenols which are some of nature's antioxidants […]
Kim Jong-un showed off North Korea’s modern international airport this week, which includes a rich cornucopia of duty-free goods, “espresso-based drinks,” and other luxuries. But the story behind the airport’s design is unmistakably tyrannical. Read more...
New research published in the British Medical Journal’s Heart magazine shows that eating chocolate each day—and not necessarily the unpalatable dark kind—may lower the risk of heart disease and strokes.
Ahh, chocolate. There probably isn't a more magical ingredient on earth than the sweet, dark brown flavoring used for more than 3,000 years. Today most chocolate is consumed in the form of candy -- a development that has sparked heated debate among scientists about what that's doing to our health.Read full article >>
Though various health benefits have been linked to eating dark chocolate, a new study suggests there are potential health benefits associated with milk chocolate consumption.
Just about everyone enjoys a good chocolate cake now and then. When you picture a chocolate cake, you probably think of a deep cocoa-colored cake that has a bittersweet dark chocolate flavor. A dark chocolate cake is delicious, but dark chocolate isn’t the only type of chocolate that makes a great cake. This Vanilla &...
Newest to the Pizza Hut lineup is this eight-inch, gooey Triple Chocolate Hershey's Brownie ($6), made up of Hershey's cocoa, semisweet chocolate chips, and special dark chocolate chips. Pizza Hut sent us over a sample so we could polish...Show More Summary
When I fly, I either fast or bring along some dark chocolate, macadamia nuts, and bacon jerky. I recently added a new item: Dark Chocolate Nuts & Sea Salt Kind bars. They are delicious and have just 5g of sugar, which is hard to believe. A dozen bars cost $14 on Amazon, and less if you use Subscribe and Save.