ACA benefits are hogwash

...are the applications for food stamps at an all-time high?Recently I witnessed a woman paying for candy, soda, potato chips and ice cream with an EBT card. I was shocked when she loaded them into a late-model luxury car. The reason so...

25 Gift Ideas Under $10 I'd Be Happy to Receive

...areaEvery area has an unusual local food item or two, like Cheerwine soda in the South Carolina area or Sterzing's potato chips in the southeast Iowa area. It is always fun to try these local favorites, particularly if you're not from that...

Wine Time: Bolla Prosecco NV, Italy

...enjoy Prosecco. It matches about anything, from appetizers to seafood to pasta to grilled meat to fried chicken and potato chips. It's also great with desserts.We enjoyed this wine so much we finished it long before we could get to dinner.

Wine Time: Zin-Phomaniac 2012, Lodi

...ordinary midweek dinners. We paired the Zin-Phomaniac with an all-American dinner of Sloppy Joe sandwiches and potato chips. Perfecto.Sloppy Joes lean a bit toward beer pairings, because of the spices, but the Zin-Phomanic handled them...

Wine Time: Cherry Tart Pinot Noir 2012, California

...is a versatile wine that would go well with a lot of picnic food such as fried chicken, hamburgers, potato salad, potato chips and even hot dogs. I think it would be great with traditional Pinot Noir food as well, such as lamb, duck, turkey...

Lay's newest flavor: Cappuccino?

...S., which gives people a chance to create a new potato chip that is sold nationally and win $1 million. The other...changing tastes, with its ever-evolving lineup of potato chips now including several Hispanic flavors. Later this...

United Airlines is improving first class meal offerings in push to win over business travelers

...replacing snacks with full meals on some of its shortest flights.The changes, announced Thursday, mean that instead of potato chips, chocolate chip cookies and bananas, passengers on flights of at least 800 miles will get meals such as chicken and...

Maybe silence goes better with veggies

...There were no snacks in our house unless you happened to find some carrots in the refrigerator.We didn't have potato chips or cookies. Best I could do was snack on dry breakfast cereal during a TV cartoon binge.Somewhere in the early 1960s...

Baseball clubhouses see changes in camaraderie

...Royals clubhouse with teammates long after games ended talking baseball, often sharing a bunch of beer and a bag of potato chips.When Bruce Bochy was a catcher for San Diego at the end of his playing days in the mid-1980s, nearly a decade before...

Rethink school lunches

...sourcing products that meet the new requirements. Others have made dubious menu changes, such as adding pudding and potato chips to conform to minimum calorie requirements, or removing popular peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to avoid exceeding...