Bring the force to your breakfast table


“Crunch or crunch not, there is no try.” Between now and the end of the year, Big G is bringing back Star Wars pens in specially marked boxes of Honey Nut Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch,... View Full Post

Meet the Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest winner

Glori Spriggs

Glori Spriggs didn’t have far to go to compete in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Spriggs, from nearby Henderson, was in fact the only finalist... View Full Post

The 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest


As I post this, the announcement of the million dollar grand prize winner in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest is just hours away. The 100 finalists prepared their contest-worthy recipes this... View Full Post

Twitter Chat: Christina Verrelli

Christina Verrelli

I had a great time doing a Twitter Chat earlier tonight in Las Vegas with Christina Verrelli, the Grand Prize winner of the 45th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest in 2012. We met up in the press room at... View Full Post

Mothers and daughters face off at the Bake-Off Contest


The 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest is just days away, and this year two finalists will go oven-to-oven with the women who taught them how to bake to begin with – their mothers. JoAnne Tucker and... View Full Post

Our top 5 posts in October

game day food ideas

What were people clicking when they visited “A Taste of General Mills” in October? Here are the top five most viewed posts of the month: 5) Spooning up something new at 4)... View Full Post

Cast your vote for the next great children’s author

Celeste Jenkins

Want to choose the next children’s book featured in a Cheerios box? Online voting in the Cheerios New Author Contest opened today. The three books are: -Picking Apples with Daddy -My Own... View Full Post

Kyle Rudolph teams up with Lefty


When you see the hands of Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota football tight end, you quickly realize why he’s done so well on the field. And why some people think they’re as big as Lefty, the... View Full Post