Christmas meals relieve one holiday season stressor for families

FRISCO — This time of year should be a joy, but for way too many of us, the holidays are more about heartache and hard times. “Very tough to the point that we have to cancel our holidays and come up with stories about why Santa couldn’t visit this year,” local mother Alma Davila-Loredo told NewsFix Saturday. No Santa. No gifts. No Christmas. The past few months haven’t offered much in the way of holiday spirit for the Davila-Loredo family. […]

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Border patrol finds 227 pounds of bologna under car floor mats

EL PASO, TX — This is a load of bologna! Literally! A woman in El Paso got in a little bit of trouble when she was trying to cross the border from Mexico to the U.S. When Customs and Border Patrol asked if she had any contraband, she flat out said no! Turns out, she was a liar liar pants on fire! When they searched her car a second time, the driver said she had salchicha, or Mexican bologna. She […]

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Toddler is the What-A-Queen in Whataburger photo shoot

SAN ANTONIO, TX — What a little honey, and we’re not talking chicken biscuits! A little Texas toddler sure loves her Whataburger! 2-year-old Charlene Belvin graced the cameras, and the burgers, with her presence in a Whataburger themed holiday photo shoot. She got fancy next to the fancy ketchup, and even got her hands on a few props! She’s not just the queen of the what-a-scene! Charlene also holds the title of Baby Miss San Antonio, hence the tiara. She may be a […]

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Tootie’s Grill & More in Dallas does Soul Food right!

DALLAS — Time to get your grub on! It’s Small Business Saturday in the DFW, and if you’re participating, you’ve really got to be about that life. That means not just shopping local, but eating local too. And if you’re hungry, you might want to check out this hidden gem off of South Lamar. Tootie’s Grill and More keeps things sizzling all day, but they’re especially thankful when customers show love to their local hotspot instead of opting for some […]

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Spice of Blythe: Dallas Farmers Market Part 2 – Holiday Shopping!

DALLAS — For this week’s Spice of Blythe, Pink Magnolia’s Blythe Beck takes a look at the food hall of the Dallas Farmers Market! First she stops by Stocks and Bondy and introduces us to on of her inspirations and trailblazers in the food world – Chef Joanne Bondy! We hear a little bit about what they have to offer and get the inside look at how their organic and local product is made. Next, Blythe takes a trip to […]

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Pringles made an entire Thanksgiving dinner in chip form

BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN — Pringles is the king of new and weird flavors. Bacon, salted caramel, milk chocolate, the list of flavors is crazy! Just when you thought they ran out of ideas, Pringles stepped up its chip game with Thanksgiving flavored Pringles! The eight new tastes go for the classics, like turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing. The others are a little different, though, like cranberry sauce, creamed corn, green bean casserole, and mac and cheese. Don’t forget the dessert! […]

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Spice of Blythe: Blythe Makes a Pumpkin Pie!

DALLAS — Thanksgiving is right around the corner and this week, Pink Magnolia chef and owner, Blythe Beck, visits a Kessler Pie Co. to try her hand at making a pumpkin pie! She says baking is one of her major fears, so she’s braving the storm and heading into their kitchen. She meets Deb who owns the shop with her mom and sister. Deb has her mix 1 1/2 cups of pureed pumpkin, an egg, cloves, cinnamon, ginger, salt, sugar and […]

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Kellogg’s apologizes for ‘racist’ Corn Pops boxes

Kellogg’s, the world’s largest cereal maker, is making changes after someone called  the art on their Corn Pops boxes racially insensitive. The controversy is over a game on the back. The little Corn Pop characters are doing different activities like shopping and playing in the arcade.  Author Saladin Ahmed complained on Twitter that the cereal box is “teaching kids racism” because the only brown Corn Pop depicted is working as a janitor scrubbing the floor. hey @KelloggsUS why is literally the only brown corn […]

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Woman’s sweet apology goes viral after she tried to bite a cop

LAKE CHARLES, LA — A Louisiana woman tried to take a bite out of a cop! Celina Dally was arrested for public intoxication and battery of a police officer, but it’s what she did after that’s giving the internet a good laugh. She went back to the officer and gave him a cookie cake that said “Sorry I tried to bite you!” “I first and foremost hugged him, apologized, and told him I was extremely sorry for my behavior,” Dally […]

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KFC follows 11 people on Twitter for a gloriously genius reason

NORTH CORBIN, KY — You can’t fool the internet! It was about time someone noticed that KFC only follows 11 people on Twitter. This may not seem mind-blowing, but just you wait! The 11 people the popular chicken chain follows are: the five spice girls and six randos named Herb. Well folks, when you do the math, those people add up to 11 herbs and spices! As in the 11 herbs and spices that make up the super secret recipe! The Twitter community […]

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