Chicago NRA Show (not what it sounds like)


One of the perks of having a chef boyfriend is getting to go to badass things like the NRA Show, which, thankfully is not what it sounds like. No, NRA, in this case, stands for National Restaurant Association and the NRA show is basically just like getting samples at Costco except instead of getting like […]

Ice Cream Review | Ben & Jerry’s Boom Chocolatta! Cookie Core


Listen y’all, when I read the description I was pretty sure this ice cream was going to be my spirit animal.Mocha? Yum! Caramel? Yes! Fudge flakes? Prob’ly should! Chocolate cookie core? Get out of here with your perfection! Sadly, it didn’t quite live up to my unreasonably high expectations. First of all, let’s discuss the […]

Ice Cream Review | Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Core


Do I love ice cream? You betcha! Do I love┬ácaramel? It’s my favorite! So you’d think a review of Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Core would be a knockout, right? Well, we’ll see about that! “Sweet Cream Ice Cream with Blond Brownies & a Salted Caramel Core.” Yes please! When I peeled the lid off […]

Ice Cream Review | Dairy Queen’s November Flavor of the Month: Candy Cane Oreo Blizzard


My first thought when I read that Dairy Queen’s Blizzard of the Month for November was the “Candy Cane Oreo Blizzard Treat,” was “Yick!” I’m a big ole fan of Oreo,┬ábut Sam and I have so much fresh, natural mint in our garden that I just can’t get behind fake mint flavor. I decided to […]