Posts Tagged ‘pillsbury’

The Golden Doughboy


R. Toby Linwood, from Portland, Ore., has had a lot of interesting jobs over the years. He’s been a lead designer, art director, graphic designer, interior designer, painter, muralist and 3-D modeler. “I have created some really fun things, and I am always looking for a great project to keep my hands full.” Linwood, owner [...]

Announcing the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest


For the first time, a public vote will be combined with the judges’ scores to determine the $1 Million Grand Prize Winner in the Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest. Pillsbury just announced that big news, as well as all the other details about the 47th edition of the contest, which will conclude with the Contest Finals at the [...]

A surprise to start the morning


Being serenaded by a country music singer, in your own home, sounds like a pretty good start to the day, doesn’t it? It happened for Celeste, in San Antonio, all because of a tweet she sent to Jerrod Niemann. She wrote: “@good morning. It’s 6:40 am, do you think the neighbors would hate me if [...]

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 Doughboy giggles for Geico And what was the most popular post in all of 2013?! The return of two [...]

A sparkling New Year’s Eve party and a relaxing New Year’s Day brunch

champagne party

Ah, New Year’s Eve — when we celebrate the great moments and say goodbye to the not-so-great moments of the year past and welcome a fresh start. So, whether you’re hosting or bringing the fun to friends and family members, here’s what you need for a killer New Year’s Eve party: Cocktails Take a tip [...]

Our picks for Christmas deliciousness


There’s nothing quite like a leisurely breakfast in your jammies next to the tree, surrounded by gifts and crumpled wrapping paper. Unless it’s a boisterous brunch. Or Christmas dinner with your friends and loved ones. ‘Tis the season to make delicious memories and we’ve made our picks from the General Mills family of websites. Breakfast [...]

Our top 5 posts in November

Glori Spriggs

What were people clicking when they visited “A Taste of General Mills” in November? Here are the top five most viewed posts of the month: 5) Health improvements across all U.S. categories 4) The return of two General Mills monsters 3) Bring the force to your breakfast table 2) Game day food ideas And what [...]

Something to serve for Thanksgivukkah


For the first time in more than a century, the trimmings of Thanksgiving will share a place with the kosher cuisine of Hanukkah. This year, America’s traditional Thanksgiving holiday overlaps with Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish holiday known as the Festival of Lights. The last time this happened was in 1899. (Usually, it’s Christmas that coincides [...]