Why You Love Salty Snacks So Much

The average person eats the equivalent of 96 one-ounce bags (that's 6 pounds!) of potato chips each year. That comes to 2-4 billion pounds of potato chips are per year in the US, and about 12 million pounds of potato chips are eaten on Super Bowl Sunday alone! Other salty snacks like pretzels and popcorn are wildly popular, so what is it about salt that gets us salivating? If you're like me, one chip is too many and the whole bag is never enough, so here are three reasons why you love salty snacks so much. More...

5 Things You Need to Know About Your Favorite Snack Foods

You've probably never given too much thought to how that candy ended up at the checkout counter, but your favorite snack foods all have a story behind them and some really interesting histories any snack fan should know about!
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Christmas Traditions Around the World

Every family has their own Christmas traditions. For instance, in my parent's house we all open one present on Christmas Eve, than save the rest for Christmas morning. At my friends house, it's all about the stockings. Does your family serve a certain dish for Christmas dinner? Do you pick up your tree the day after Thanksgiving? Does everyone head to Grandma's for a Christmas brunch? Well your family Christmas traditions are nothing like these!
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Healthy Christmas Desserts

Everyone loves to over-indulge a little bit around the holidays, but if your teeth are starting to scream for a break from all that sugar and sweet, here are 6 healthier Christmas treats that don't sacrifice on the festivities. And you know what I think, after a long night of delivering presents Santa will be glad to have a treat that's a little healthier for him.
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