iOS app Android app


Honey Nut Cheerios Pulled Its Bee Mascot For An Alarming Reason

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.15.2017 | Taste

Bees are in trouble, and Honey Nut Cheerios wants to help. The brand pulled its bee mascot Buzz from the front of cereal boxes in the U.S. this month ...

The Latest Pumpkin Spice Foods That Are Actually Good

Tasting Table | Posted 09.29.2016 | Taste
Tasting Table

"Will it pumpkin spice?" is the new "Will it waffle?" And, apparently, the answer is always a resounding yes. But some products lend themselves better to cinnamon and cloves than others--which is why we have tasted our way through all the pumpkin spice goods out there to find the best ones. Step aside, Skeleton Jack: These are the real kings of the pumpkin patch.

Celebrate This Father's Day By Stacking Cheerios On Your Sleeping Kids

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 06.20.2016 | Parents

Dads relate to their kids in all sorts of ways. Some dads play sports with their kids. Some dads read with their kids. Some bond over a shared love of...

Ad Sparks Anti-Miscegenation Backlash. In 2016.

Walaa Chahine | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Walaa Chahine

It wasn't Old Navy who taught me this word, but a cyber mob of Twitter users attacking Old Navy. Why did so many people feel the need to attack an All-American clothing retailer?

Cheerios' Tasteless Prince Tribute Bombs On Twitter

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business

A tribute tweet to the Purple One by the Cheerios cereal brand left many people on Twitter seeing red. Cheerios on Thursday attempted to honor Prince'...

Stop Everything, Pumpkin Spice Cheerios Are Coming

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 04.21.2016 | Taste

A limited edition batch of Pumpkin Spice Cheerios is making its way to store shelves this fall in a tasty bid to regain footing among consumers. Gener...

Robot Cheerios-Feeder Makes Breakfast Funniest Meal Of The Day

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.13.2015 | Comedy

Watch Simone Giertz's Cheerios-feeding robot arm struggle to get the job done. Maybe it should try serving toast instead. Giertz has also achieved v...

Weighing in on "Gluten Free" Cheerios

Hannah Ross Crane | Posted 10.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Hannah Ross Crane

I can only hope that this serves as a lesson: to people who don't understand why celiacs are skeptical of labeled foods, to those who treat gluten-free eating as a fad diet as opposed to a prescription and medical necessity, and to the big companies who fail to take us seriously or keep us safe.

Cheerios Recall: The Celiac Disease Community Is Constantly At-Risk

Alice Bast | Posted 10.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Alice Bast

What people with celiac disease truly need is a better way to manage this chronic illness with the guidance of experienced and knowledgeable doctors. We need to be taken seriously and we need research to make a gluten-filled world safer for people with celiac disease.

When Grandpa Can't Live Alone Anymore, Cheerios Are There

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.05.2015 | Fifty

Oh, Cheerios, you heart-tugger you. Known for its emotional plays on inclusiveness, the cereal brand is now inviting Grandpa to the breakfast table. I...

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: Dear Daughter....

Shelly Peiken | Posted 09.14.2016 | Parents
Shelly Peiken

When I woke up on the first morning after delivering you to college it was quiet. Really quiet. Just as I thought, nobody was in your bed. I knew you weren't at a sleepover. Or on a school trip. This was for real.

Trevor Noah Taking the Tragic Out of Mulatto One Joke at a Time

Heidi W. Durrow | Posted 06.02.2015 | Black Voices
Heidi W. Durrow

Mr. Noah, it's time to bring it. We're ready to talk about the complicated and crazy issues and stories about the mixed-race experience and move the needle on the conversation. And mostly, we're ready to laugh.

Why People Are Eating Bowls Of Beans For Breakfast

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.18.2014 | Taste

Beans, beans, the magical breakfast fruit.

What's Wrong With Cheerios' Gay-Adoption Commercial

Frank Ligtvoet | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Frank Ligtvoet

I am a white gay dad of two African-American kids as well, and I can surely relate to the feelings of these men in an intimate way. But honestly, I am taken aback by the commercial.

WATCH: The Gay Dads In This Cheerios Commercial Have The Most Beautiful Love Story

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

As a gay man, André never expected to be able to be a dad, but when he and Jonathan met by chance on a blind date they had what they describe as an "...

Cereal-Encrusted Bread Solves The Biggest Breakfast Conundrums

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 09.11.2014 | Taste

This is literally the most literal of breakfast sandwiches has come to life.

Every Single Meaningful Cereal Ever, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 11.09.2014 | Taste

I have spent the last few months really digging into all sorts of cereals, expanding my milk-soaked palate to include Whole Foods specialties, little weird boxes of fancy cereal from England and Switzerland, and even Wheat Chex. And after all is said and done, here is my definitive ranking of all the important cereals in the world.

Peanut Butter Cheerios Campaign's Spot-On Portrayal of Fathers

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 10.12.2014 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

General Mills Canada recognizes that the company doesn't have to denigrate dads to sell a product. This campaign reflects the growing influence of dads as moms' partners in raising children in all aspects of domestic life.

Today's Modern Family, As Advertised

Jim Joseph | Posted 09.27.2014 | Parents
Jim Joseph

It's actually kind of fun to see modern day portrayals of parenting, because the style is so vastly different than in generations past.

Here's 'How To Dad,' According To A Cheerios Commercial

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.23.2014 | Parents

Parenting advice comes from all over. From your own parents, the books, everyone who has ever had a baby... And now, a cereal box? In a new commer...

19 Vegetarian Ways To Eat More Protein For Breakfast

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 06.03.2014 | Healthy Living

You needn't add beans to your morning bowl of cereal to get a protein-packed breakfast. And you wouldn't dream of it, of course. But General Mills ...

Cheerios Protein Are Made With Lentils, But Do They Taste Like It?

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 05.29.2014 | Taste

We wanted to know if they would taste like dal.

General Mills Is Looking A Little Desperate With Cheerios Protein

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.28.2014 | Business

General Mills is giving Cheerios a protein boost in hopes of strengthening soggy sales. The newest offshoot of the 73-year-old cereal brand, "Cheer...

15 Guilt-Free Ways To Enjoy Your Favorite Carbs

Posted 04.23.2014 | Healthy Living

For people living with diabetes, managing carbohydrates plays a crucial role in keeping blood glucose under control. When regulating carbs, it may see...

Ethnic Diversity Influencing America's Culinary Experience

Jennifer Fields | Posted 06.01.2014 | Home
Jennifer Fields

Is the growth and presence of both populations influencing the culinary landscape in America?