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Mardi Gras

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  • Mardi Gras: 5 things you need to know to 'Let the good times roll'

    For those of you who think Mardi Gras is just about free pancakes and colorful beads, think again. Mardi Gras, which literally means Fat Tuesday, is deeply embedded in the Christian ethos, with a rich tradition of carefree, excessive pleasure and acting...
  • Fake chef fools local news, gets anchors to make gravy smoothies

    Fake chef fools local news, gets anchors to make gravy smoothies
    A man pretending to be a chef specializing in Thanksgiving leftovers made his way on to morning news programs in the Midwest. He knocked over tables, made anchors eat mashed potato ice cream cones and even got one woman to drink a pink, pumpkin pie...
  • National Pancake Day: Five pancake recipes and free pancakes at IHOP

    National Pancake Day: Five pancake recipes and free pancakes at IHOP
    Tuesday is National Pancake Day, a time to celebrate the classic, comforting breakfast food.  Traditionally, National Pancake Day is on Fat Tuesday, also known as Shrove Tuesday, the day before Lent begins. It only seems fitting to indulge in a stack of...
  • Ian Somerhalder passing out 'The Vampire Diaries' beads at Mardi Gras

     
    Ian Somerhalder is heading to his hometown of New Orleans to pass out "The Vampire Diaries" beads to fans on the streets. Who's up for a quick trip to Mardi Gras?...
  • For Mardi Gras, maker of brioughnut unleashes beignetto

    ConfeXion Cupcakes+Cake in Old Town Pasadena, creator of the brioche-meets-doughnut brioughnut, introduces its beignetto -- a cross between a New Orleans-style beignet and the Italian yeast-risen doughnut bombolino -- just in time for Mardi Gras. The...
  • Seminole Hard Rock promotions for March

    Seminole Hard Rock promotions for March
    Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino promotions for March, sent by their staff and lightly edited by me:   Win $100 in Free Play Every 2 Minutes: Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 from 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. Win $100 in free play every 2 minutes. One player...
  • Company says no more GMO ingredients in Smart Balance spreads

    Smart Balance says it will change the ingredients in its butter-like spreads to make sure they include no genetically modified organisms. “I’ve been in the food industry for 35 years. I have never seen a consumer issue come on this fast,&...
  • Mardi Gras rolls out bingo-type slot machine

    Mardi Gras rolls out bingo-type slot machine
    It’s better than traditional bingo: The machine automatically fills out your card and pays you. And there are bonuses. Mardi Gras Casino has introduced a slot machine that is essentially bingo. Players can select one to four cards and wager 10...
  • Recipe Finder | Torta del re (Italian king's cake)

    Sophie Filippetti from Santa Rosa, Calif., was searching for a recipe for Italian king's cake. She said her mother-in-law used to make it often and even won first prize at their county fair some time ago. She has lost the recipe and wanted to be able to...
  • Turismo caminando: El French Quarter de Nueva Orleans

    Turismo caminando: El French Quarter de Nueva Orleans
    Puede que el Mardi Gras haya acabado esta semana, pero lo cierto es que a New Orleans se puede ir en cualquier momento, es una ciudad que vibra todo el año. Sus famosos Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest y el Sugar Bowl mantienen a esta multicultural ciudad—...
  • Mardi Gras: Celebrate with king cake and 16 additional recipes!

    Mardi Gras: Celebrate with king cake and 16 additional recipes!
    Mardi Gras is Tuesday -- do you have your king cake? At first sight, it may come across as, well, a little unusual. A large wreath-shaped cake bedazzled in vibrant shades of purple, green and gold — there's nothing subtle about it. It might be...