Dairy Queen Dolphin Commercial

Have you seen this??? This is one of Dairy Queens newest commercials but I do not understand it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_jSF4WIREdE I love watching commercials, especially with a Marketing background, but I really do not get the point of this commercial. Note: If anyone understands it, let me know! lol Besides this commercial, I think Dairy Queen has been coming out with a large number of “strange” commercials. I don’t know the
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MELT Bar and Grilled

Have you ever heard of Melt?…If you are from Northern Ohio then the answer is probably yes. Although Melt only has two locations (both in Cleveland, OH), this restaurant is very famous for its grilled sandwiches. Melt is a simple concept, but it is truly amazing. It is a fun yet casual place to go and offers a wide variety of “grilled cheese” creations. Although they are all grilled cheese, the sandwiches offer a lot more in them. As far as the menu goes, it is a simple one pager with appetizers, the sandwiches, salads and drinks, but the sandwiches
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Summertime Ice Cream Treat: Magnum Ice Cream Bars

It’s Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial beginning of summer–what better time to break out the ice cream makers, scoops, dishes and toppings. But wait, maybe you’re pressed for time or just not into complicated frozen desserts. So you head to the ice cream section of your local grocery store and maybe, just maybe, you see something different that catches your eye. Magnum ice cream bars have recently hit the American market and the premium perks don’t end at the snazzy packaging. These bars feature vanilla bean or chocolate ice creams dipped in rich Belgian chocolate. Some (like the Magnum
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Book Review: Man with a Pan by John Donohue

Book Review: Man with a Pan by John Donohue While it may sound like a Dr. Seuss title, it’s anything but. I used to want a man with a slow hand but now I’d opt for a man with a pan. Man with a Pan is an anthology of famous men like Mario Batali, Mark Bittman, and Stephen King along with some average Joes who wear their culinary hearts on their collective sleeves revealing the adventures and misadventures of learning to cook for loved ones. The book is edited by John Donohue, editor and cartoonist for the New Yorker. Fortunately,
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Memorial Day Desserts

I love Memorial Day Weekend! First of all, it means the weather is getting nicer. Secondly, it means its right around my birthday. Third, it usually means a longer weekend off of work and last but most importantly it is a time to honor those who fought for our country and who brought honor to America. With memorial day weekend always comes barbeque’s, parades and picnics with family and friends. I love helping prepare food for memorial day festivities, but my favorite thing to make it dessert which is funny because I am not even a big dessert eater. Last
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50 Shots of America–Hawaii

I suppose, pre-Internet especially but before the media made everyone so altogether global, traveling across country or to a different region could really feel like going someplace different. My own travels leads me to believe that’s not really the case anymore. Except, perhaps, in Hawaii. (Granted, I’ve never been there myself but I’d be more than willing to undertake a research expedition should someone wish to fund it. Purely scientific discovery, you understand.) A string of volcanic islands (some still active) and part of the Polynesian Islands, The Aloha State was actually a sovereign nation with a functioning monarchy before
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My 21st Birthday Dinner

My 21st Birthday was yesterday so after a long day of work, my family and I went to a local place for dinner. The place I picked is located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and is called the Cashmere Cricket. I had been there once before and loved it, so I wanted to go back. It is a very cute local place that has amazing food for an inexpensive price. Around 7:30 pm, we got in the car and started to head to dinner. It was pretty nice outside so I didn’t think anything of it. About ten minutes later, the
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Tucson Restaurants: $20.11 Summertime Dining Deals

Tucson’s independent restaurants the Tucson Originals dish up some great summer deals for just $20.11 at participating restaurants from Memorial Day to Labor Day All Specials Are For Dine-in Only and $20.11 From the press release Acacia Real Food & Cocktails 3001 E. Skyline Dr. Tucson, AZ 85718 (520) 232-0101 A succulent one pound Lobster, Boiled Potatoes, Corn on the Cob and Coleslaw. Available Tuesday-Sunday from 5pm-9pm. Blue Fin Seafood Bistro 7053 N. Oracle Rd. Tucson, AZ 85704 (520) 531-8500 Blue Fin will be hosting their 5th annual Lobster Fest! A one pound Lobster, Drawn Butter, Texmati Rice and Seasonal
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Pig Ear Pet Treats Recalled

Two more companies are starting to recall pig ears after finding a batch of the treats with salmonella. The pig ears from these companies were distributed from November 2010 to April 2011 and were distributed to many states. The pig ears were sold in bulk throughout the united states. From this batch, one dog has already been reported to get sick from the salmonella. Pets that are affected from this disease tend to have diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Some pets will have smaller symptoms like fever, decreased appetite and abdominal pain. The salmonella has those effects on the animals consuming
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