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Recall Alert: Breyers Ice Cream With Undeclared Wheat

Parents of children with wheat allergies take note: Unilever is recalling tubs of ice cream sold throughout the United States because it may contain undeclared wheat. According to a release from Unilever, the parent company of Breyers, the pac...

Is Ice Cream Bad for You?

If ice cream falls on the pavement, it's still good, right? Photo: stockxpert.com
"So, it's summer," my friend says, "and that means a steady inflow of ice cream into many members of our family. And by 'steady,' I mean daily. And by 'daily,' I...

Cindy Crawford Snacks for Her Daughter

Supermodel Cindy Crawford, who by today's crazy standards would probably be considered too big for the catwalk, is determined to keep her daughter from falling into the trap of sacrificing her health for her figure. To ensure that Kaia, 7, is absolut...

Did Your Parents Become the Grandparents You Thought They'd Be?

For most of us, there was a point at which it was hard for us to imagine ourselves as parents. And, possibly, in the farthest recesses of our minds, it was even harder for us to imagine our own parents as grandparents. Inevitably, as we became more ...

PETA urges Ben & Jerry's to use breastmilk

(Click the photo for more Absurd PETA Antics) Last week, Roger wrote about a Swiss restaurant that plans to use human breastmilk in 75% of it's recipes in place of cow's milk. PETA, for one, thinks the idea is a great one. They recently wrote a let...

Health clauses appearing in prenups

A new trend is on the rise among those about to get married, and it ain't whether or not to wear a sleeveless gown. More often, those signing prenuptial agreements are including health-related clauses in their lists of musts and must nots. What used...

The ice cream truck in your grocer's freezer

When I was a teenager, I hung out a lot in San Francisco's famous Japantown where my compatriots and I would descend on the American Fish market for a Wonder Bar. Looking back, I'm not sure if it was so much the ice cream or the company of the girls ...

Homemade ice cream sandwiches for your Memorial Day fun

I don't even think about ice cream from October to May, but once the mercury hits a certain point, it becomes another food group. When we walk into our local ice cream store every spring after a long winter apart, the woman behind the counter greets ...

Summer's here, so stock up on popsicles

My five-year-old is a popsicle connoisseur; he has opinions on everything from the color and texture to the flavor and packaging. When the warm weather returns, he will announce solemnly, "It's popscle time, Mama," and remind me to add them to the gr...

Give that baby a vanilla cone: Baskin-Robbins gives free soft serve to expectant moms

Pregnant? Love ice cream? Baskin-Robbins has a deal for you today! Celebrate Bump Day (get it?) with free soft serve at select BR locations in California, Chicago, New York, Nashville, TN and El Paso, TX! That's a sweet deal. How it works: go to the ...

Baskin Robbins appeals to moms-to-be

Have plans for Wednesday, May 21st? Well, even if you do, if you happen to be pregnant, make sure you stop by Baskin Robbins. They're offering those expecting a new addition a taste of their own new addition--soft serve. Now, you may say Baskin Robb...

Pregnancy dreams

I remember the last time I was pregnant. I had dreams, strange dreams. Nothing like I'd read about--giving birth to different kinds of animals, that sort of thing. The dreams were less symbolic than I'd expected; they were like my regular dreams, ...

Is tonsil removal a thing of the past?

When I was a kid I got strep throat constantly. I had it so much, in fact, that one year I had it six times. It was at that point that my parents considered getting my tonsils removed. Back when we were kids, which wasn't that long ago when you t...

Trying to get pregnant? Eat full-fat food

Ice cream could increase your chances of conception, according to a recent study by the Harvard School of Public Health. The research team studied 19,000 women found that low-fat and skim dairy products could actually interfere with a woman's abilit...

Anyone for free ice cream?

I realize that most of the US is probably covered in snow right now, but does that really diminish a kid's desire for ice cream? I know it doesn't in our house. If your kids scream for ice cream and you live near a Coldstone Creamery, you might want ...

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