Food Fads: The Cronut

Behold, food bloggers and sweet-tooth lovers: 2013’s newest food fad, the cronut. A hybrid of two of the most delicious pastries on Earth, the French croissant and the American-born donut, the cronut was created by chef Dominique Ansel at his bakery in New York City. The original recipe has spread worldwide; across bakeries in Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, even as far as New Zealand. It has become a pastry phenomenon… adding to the already increasing rates of obesity …

Fashion Fads We (Kind Of) Miss

Remember back in middle school, when you made it your life’s mission to make it to the “cool kids” side of the cafeteria? When you roamed the misery-filled halls, rocking the latest trend that you begged your mom to splurge on, or just copying whatever style was worn on TRL that week? Well, you may or may not regret looking back on those Myspace/yearbook photos, but these are some fashion fads that we …

SNAPCHAT

We live in a self-obsessed world where people share everything about themselves: filtered photos, thoughts in Tweets, lengthy status updates about their day. As if society needed to know even more about our lives, now there is a way to obsess about ourselves even more. A photo-sharing smartphone app is rapidly becoming part of our routine, one snap at a time. This is the Snapchat.