No More Skim Milk for McDonalds McCafe Drinks

A Personal Rant: McDonald’s Has Made a Couple Changes that Don’t Sit Well with Me

I really wanted to title this post ‘McDonald’s is on my Sh*tlist‘ for this personal rant here, but decided against it. There is nothing earth-shattering to report, like suspicious ingredients or food horror stories, but instead, a few things that are irking me. You Can’t Order Skim Milk for McCafe…

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Exploring Fayetteville Square: Soleil Café

Fayetteville is a suburb of Syracuse, NY, where I mostly spend my time enjoying the restaurants of Towne Center. My brother and I enjoy checking out local coffee shops, and I’ve been meaning to give Fayetteville’s Soleil Café a try, which opened in 2016. We learned that the café is…

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There’s Just Something Missing from Celestial Lattes – The Godfather

Celestial Lattes is a line of tea concentrates where you just add milk (or a similar alternative) to create a hot or cold beverage. The Godfather flavor is described as ‘authentic masala chai with bold espresso and rich cocoa,’ which is why I picked it up at the grocery store…

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I Finally Got my Own Camera Lens Coffee Mug…

I’ve purchased camera lens coffee mugs on three different occasions, and each time, I coveted these eye-catchingly designed novelty items. My brother is a photographer, and surprisingly, he hasn’t lost or broke his…so I know he really likes it. I bought one for a prize in a blog giveaway, and…

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This Disturbing News about McCafe Drinks at McDonalds Makes Me Cringe

Please, please, please…someone say it isn’t so… After reading a disturbing old-circulating stream of Reddit comments posted by fast food service workers who were asked to name the items sold at their establishment that they’d never eat themselves, I learned that one of my guilty pleasures might be dangerous to…

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Can I Have Coffee Creamer on the Wheat Belly Diet?

Flavored coffee creamers from brands like International Delights and Coffeemate contain sugar, and the sugar free versions contain corn syrup and other no-nos that you cannot have on the Wheat Belly diet. You’ll need to get used to adding cream and half & half to your cups of coffee…full-fat or…

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My Version of Hot Cocoa for a Wheat-free (Wheat Belly) Diet

When you’re eating wheat-free or on the Wheat Belly Diet, you’re going to have to experiment with different recipes to find out what tastes good to you. I love hot chocolate with flavored creamer, and needed to find a substitute. After several different tweaks, I’ve found a combination that definitely…