Life after “Loser”


It’s been nearly 10 months since Danni Allen was crowned the winner of season 14 of NBC’s “The Biggest Loser.” After the hard-won achievement of losing 121 pounds, a different kind of... View Full Post

We all have 40 chances

40 chances

“Go out, show up and do it.” Those simple and inspiring words – in the context of fighting hunger – from philanthropist, farmer and photographer Howard G. Buffett, rang in my ears as I... View Full Post

The One and Only Cheerios


Consumers across the U.S. are seeing “not made with genetically modified ingredients” this week on familiar yellow boxes of original Cheerios. Did we change Cheerios? No. Not really. Original... View Full Post

The value of safe, healthy play every day


With the Pillsbury Doughboy, Sonny the cuckoo bird and Lucky the leprechaun roaming our halls, it’s safe to say we at General Mills work hard and play too. And that’s why we’re proud the... View Full Post

What were people clicking in 2013?

Top posts of 2013

Here are the top five most viewed posts on “A Taste of General Mills” in 2013: 5) Top 10 reasons to bike to work 4) The history of our Monsters 3) 40 new yogurt products 2) Pillsbury... View Full Post