May 2015

More Little Lad’s Popcorn

My affinity for Little Lad’s Herbal Corn is well known documented, so how could I have been completely ignorant of the fact that there are other flavors!?

For starters, there is the Snacker Jacks variety.  Sure, Cracker Jacks are vegan; but the taste is artificially sweet, there are never enough peanuts, and the prizes all stink.  On the Snacker Jacks label, Little Lad’s notes, “The prize in our bag is the nutrition!!!”; how can you not love that unabashed corniness?  (See how I did that?  Corny?  Get it?  Oh, forget it.)

Read the entire article on the A (soy) Bean website!

First family samples the way life should be

Julia Freifeld of Raleigh, N.C., was sure she knew one stop the Obamas would make during their weekend getaway on Mount Desert Island.

She staked out Ben & Bill’s Chocolate Emporium on Main Street in Bar Harbor. “They are going to bring their daughters here,” she said Friday afternoon.

On the streets of this popular tourist town…

Read the complete article at the Portland Press Herald website!