5 Spicy Ways to Top Your Popcorn

As much as I love plain popcorn, I also love trying different toppings. The fun thing about popcorn is that it goes well with just about every seasoning. I’m only limited by my own imagination. One of my favorite things to do is merge my love of spicy foods with my favorite snack. All you need to do is start with plain popcorn and then add any spices that you like. Here are some of my favorite combinations:

4 Reasons Why You Should Eat Popcorn

Did you know that the average American eats around fifty quarts of popcorn each year? That’s a lot of popcorn! Turns out, there are some good reasons why reaching for popcorn the next time you snack is a good idea. Here are 4 reasons why eating popcorn (maybe hold the butter though!) is a good idea:

Try Popcorn as a Healthy Snack!

When you think of healthy snacks, what usually comes to mind? Is it celery sticks and rice cakes? Believe it or not, popcorn can also be included on your healthy snack list. Here are a few reasons why you should consider having popcorn as a healthier snack alternative to other crunchy snacks like crackers, potato chips, and pretzels.
Popcorn in glass bowl

The Origins of Caramel Corn

Caramel popcorn, or caramel corn as it is commonly known, is a confectionery treat enjoyed by millions every year. Caramel corn is popcorn that is coated with a sweet, caramel candy coating which gives the snack its signature crunch. Americans definitely have a love affair with sweet and crunchy caramel corn and the treat can be found in gourmet popcorn stores, on grocery market shelves, and is easily made at home! So how exactly did America get hooked on caramel popcorn? We can actually trace caramel corn’s history back to the 1800s. 
Caramel Popcorn yuuuuum