Food & Nutrition

12 Things You Never Knew About the McDonald’s Apple Pie

It’s part of a Hong Kong wedding package Unkas Photo/Shutterstock Does McDonald’s have a special place in your heart? At Hong Kong, you can throw a wedding party at one, complete with rose-shaped balloons, an emcee, and apple pies stacked in a fancy-schmancy “cake” display. It’s one of McDonald’s healthier desserts Billion Photos/Shutterstock Sure, McDonald’s […]


10 Things You Should Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

“There was no good reason for this to happen.” Tatiana Ayazo/, Shutterstock A grief survey by Slate and editor Meghan O’Rouke, author of one of the gripping memoirs by women who overcame the impossible, The Long Goodbye, found that sentiments expressing false comfort were hurtful. Never assume the bereaved believes in a higher power, or even if they do that invoking […]