Delicious Theme Park Treats That Are A Must-Try

Bella Breakdown Everyone loves a fun day at the theme park! Some ride might be too scary but everyone can indulge in a sweet theme park treat. We reveal some of the tastiest and Instagram-worthy theme park treats. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is known for butterbeer but there is a cooler way to enjoy this sweet treat. Butterbeer ice cream is a delicious alternative to the drink and will help beat the heat while walking the theme park all day. Epcot is known for featuring the best theme park treats from around the world and they offer...

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Warm Up With This Recipe For Wild Rice Mushroom Soup

Bella Breakdown Wild Rice Mushroom Vegan Soup This creamy soup incorporates wild rice and mushrooms for a vegan, dairy-free soup. This gluten-free and vegan soup is sure to keep you warm during the cold seasons that the whole family can enjoy! Print Recipe Pin Recipe Prep Time 5 minsCook Time 55 minsTotal Time 1 hr Course Appetizer, Main Course, Side Dish, Snack, SoupCuisine French Servings 4 servingsCalories 1200 kcal Ingredients  1 can Coconut Milk (14 ounces)3/4 cup Wild Rice Blend5-6 cups Vegetable Broth (5 cups for a thicker consistency and 6 cups for thinner consistency)4 cups Mushrooms - Crimini and Shitake (diced)1 tsp Parsley (dried)1 cup White Onion (diced)2 tbsp Vegan Butter (alternative - oil)2 cloves Garlic (minced, 1 tbsp.)Salt & Pepper (optional -...

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A New Twist On The Traditional Treat With Pumpkin Spice White Chocolate

Bella Breakdown Pumpkin Spice White Hot Chocolate Everyone loves a warm cup of hot chocolate and this recipe is a new twist on the traditional hot treat. This recipe combines the sweet flavors of white chocolate with a touch of pumpkin spice. Print Recipe Pin Recipe Prep Time 15 minsCook Time 3 hrsTotal Time 3 hrs 15 mins Course Dessert, DrinksCuisine American Servings 6 drinksCalories 1200 kcal Equipment5-6 Quart Slow Cooker Ingredients  4 ounces White Chocolate (roughly chopped)6 cups 2% Milk (or whole milk)1 tbsp Pumpkin Pie Spice2 cups Heavy Cream1 can Pumpkin Puree (15 ounces)1 can Sweetened Condensed Milk (14 ounces)Cinnamon (optional garnish)Whipped Cream (optional garnish)Mini Marshmallows (optional garnish) Instructions Place the milk, heavy cream, and sweetened condensed milk...

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Celebrate The Holidays With These Aldi Advent Calendars

Bella Breakdown It’s getting closer to the most wonderful time of the year and Aldi loves celebrating with its iconic advent calendars. You can count down the days with these fun Aldi advent calendars. Starting Nov. 4 the grocery chain Aldi will be offering a variety of advent calendars for the whole family. They offer fun candy calendars for the kids and even options for cat or dog treats. For the kids, there are a variety of advent calendars featuring candy, toys, and crafts to celebrate the countdown to Christmas. For the furry members of the family, Aldi offers...

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What’s So Special About Manuka Honey?

Bella Breakdown Nature’s nectar comes in all flavors and colors, but there is one special kind of honey that is the best of the best, manuka honey. You may have heard about manuka honey but we reveal what makes it unique from other types of honey including the amazing beauty and health benefits. Manuka honey in its purest form can cost up to $99 for 100 grams which are 100 times more expensive than the price of regular honey. This type of honey is known for the richer, earthier, and more viscous than other types of honey. This honey...

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Red Lobster Unveils New Mountain Dew Cocktail ‘Dew Garita’

Bella Breakdown Red Lobster just announced their latest cocktail collaboration with Mountain Dew dubbed the “Dew Garita” for a unique tequila cocktail. Red Lobster has partnered with PepsiCo to create the unique soda cocktail that’s apart of PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay and Quaker range of products to co-create tasty menu items. We are ready to shake things up with our new buds at @redlobster! BTW, still dreaming about our last Cheddar Bay Biscuit 🤤 #RedLobsterDewGarita pic.twitter.com/yW67YbKZGS — Mountain Dew® (@MountainDew) September 15, 2020 The Dew Garita will be available in a select number of test locations in September and is expected...

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How Changing Your Diet Can Help You Live Longer

Bella Breakdown Man has searched centuries for the secret of living longer and there are a couple of countries around the world that hold the secret. Scientists and researchers have indicated 5 countries around the world called blue zones that have citizens with a high population of centenarians (people who are over 100 years of age). Scientists have researched blue zones to find the secret of living a longer life and diet seems to play a big role. Here are a couple of changes you can make to your diet to ensure you live a long and healthy life....

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Medieval ‘Wine Windows’ Make A Comeback

Bella Breakdown “Social distancing” may be the year’s catchphrase, but the idea behind it dates back to the 1600s. After the Plague swept through Florence in 1634, a man named Francesco Rondinelli wrote about the ways the city was coping with being distant—one way was the tiny wine windows. The tiny wine window allowed merchants to pass vino through a small hole in the wall to avoid direct contact with clients. Fast forward to 2015, three individuals launched Associazione Buchette del Vino—also known as, the Wine Windows Association. The idea was to catalog the historical phenomenon for future generations....

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