June 20, 2013

Counting my Starbucks® Calories

Mark your calendars for June 25, 2013. It is the day that Starbucks® will be adding Caloric Menu Board Labeling to all stores nationwide. Venti, whole milk and extra-pump drinkers everywhere will shutter. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30, 2013

Summer Standoff! Ice cream vs FroYo

Summer Standoff! Ice cream vs FroYo

For similar articles on delicious frozen desserts, check out: National Ice Cream MonthEnjoy Frozen Yogurt! 9 Fantastic FroyosHealthy Frozen Banana SnacksFruity Frozen Cheesecake

With the hot summer days coming on, we all need a frozen treat now and then. And in the summer, we have so many choices when it comes down to dessert! But before you dive in to your freezer looking for some relief from the heat, get to know your options. Ice cream has a contender for most popular frozen dessert this summer!

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May 24, 2010

Labels, Labels, Everywhere: Exposing Restaurant Nutrition Facts

What is inside

Exposing nutritional data at restaurants has been a highly contested topic for many years, especially in New York City.  In 2008, New York led the country in the fight against serving food to customers without access to nutritional information.  The city eventually passed a regulation requiring chain restaurants with at least 15 national locations  to display calorie information for standard food items on menus or in close proximity to the menus. Read the rest of this entry »

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