Kitchen Think: This Week’s Most Interesting Food News/HALLOWEEN Edition


All right, Halloween isn’t until next week, but I figure we all need a little extra time to get ready… don’t we?

Here’s the Halloween version of those Piñata cookies I Tweeted about earlier this year…

 Okay, okay… feeling guilty now for not really wanting to go through all of the hassle of making those Halloween Piñata cookies? There’s an App for that.

I knew someone who once wrapped himself in aluminum foil on Halloween just to get a free burrito at Chipotle. This year, you don’t have to be quite so over-the-top to grab a free “Boorito” at Chipotle on the 31st. 

Don’t Forget: The kids need to eat something healthy before they go trick-or-treating… how about a Tentacle Pot Pie?



Finally… Cadbury and their Screme Egg Zombies…

I’m Christina Chavez

I was a TV journalist for many years, but with a house full of kids I decided to come off the road, go to culinary school and follow my passion for cooking. Mama’s High Strung is all about food… everything from creative recipe ideas to some really cool kitchen gadgets and cooking tips. I live in Chicago, but I love to travel and write about my food discoveries! You can reach me by email: