As the story goes, this OREO "ad", created by the brand’s South Korean marketing agency and dubbed “Basic Instinct”, was never meant to see the public light of day. But compliments of the internet it did and has caused everything from applause and belly laughs, to nausea and outrage. The tagline: "Milk's favorite cookie."
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The eight-day festival of Passover came to an end last night. While matzoh - thin, crisp, salty squares of unleavened bread - is a staple of this annual Jewish holiday, many people find themselves left with more than they know what to do with post celebration. Throw it out? Not so fast. The Daily Meal, one of WYSK’s favorite sites for all things food and drink related, turned to our co-founder Cynthia ... [Read More]
Food. Beyond providing basic sustenance, tempting our taste buds, and satisfying our cravings, it has become an ENORMOUS part of our culture. We have countless magazines and blogs that celebrate it, a 24/7 TV network devoted to it, legions of “foodies” who elevate the experience of eating to an art form, as well as a new breed of pop icon, the celebrity chef. But we had NO IDEA that “wearing your ... [Read More]
Today is National Girl Scout Cookie Day... a celebration of the world's largest girl-led business. Go Cookie CEOs!
This selling season, for the FIRST TIME EVER, the Girl Scout cookies we all love (too many to name, but Samoas are at the top of our list) have a perfect partner... their very own specially designed Girl Scout Cookie Glasses for your favorite cookie eating beverage of choice. ... [Read More]
Today is World Nutella Day, a day of appreciation for the chocolaty hazelnut spread, celebrated by Nutella lovers everywhere. As self-proclaimed Nutella addicts, we know how passionate people are about this sinfully rich treat, including our Women You Should Know readers. Everyone seems to want to talk about it, confessing and professing their undying love for this delectable delight. In honor of World ... [Read More]
Move over Skinnygirl, there's a new female-centric spirit in party town that comes with a twist of girl power and the promise of "lust in liquid form". Her name... Vixen Vodka.
Vixen was conceived by three WYKSy, Southern women - LeeAnn Maxwell, Jenny Policky and Carrie King - who are super excited to hit and disrupt the spirits market with a vodka created specifically for the female palate and a brand ... [Read More]
Meet woman you should know, Heather Greene, one of the world's only certified female Scotch whiskey experts. Heather, an accomplished singer and songwriter, was building her career, when after moving to Scotland to explore her heritage and work on her music, discovered her love for whiskey. This newly found passion led her to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society in Edinburgh, where she became the first American ... [Read More]
If you are one of the more than 60 million people who visit Starbucks each week, then saddling up to the counter to place your coffee order is probably no big deal. You are well versed in the standard menu and quite proud of your well crafted order... a coffee beverage masterpiece that is uniquely yours made to the exact specifications you dictate to the barista.
But then you hear someone ask for a ... [Read More]