Girl Scout Cookies

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Free Donuts at Donut Bar Grand Opening Saturday in Fountain Valley

    Donut Bar, which is officially titled "Orange County's Donut Bar" since the original in San Diego is called "San Diego's Donut Bar", has been in soft opening mode in Fountain Valley. They offer the same, constantly updated donut menu that changes daily. Some of the flavors offered: Samoa, which is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    San Diego's Donut Bar To Open in Fountain Valley

    Fountain Valley recently welcomed Afters, a new dessert shop that stuffed ice cream into its donuts. By comparison, the new Donut Bar, with its maple bacon topped donuts is old hat. This new donut shop is officially titled Orange County's Donut Bar--the original is called San Diego's Donut Bar.

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2013

    Nestle Introduces Girl Scout Cookie-Flavored Coffee Creamers

    Very soon, the best part of waking up may be Thin Mints and Samoas in your cup. Nestle brand Coffee-Mate is introducing Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffee creamers because, well, this is America. Oooooh, what if we dunked our Girl Scout cookies into our Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffee? We might jus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    The Daily Doobie: Santa Ana Pot Collective Sells Girl Scout Cookies?

    The Green Love Collective in Santa Ana has an unusual strain on offer for customers: Girl Scout Cookies. According to the collective's page on, the top-shelf indica strain contains 30.5 percent THC, and it sells for $20 per gram, $50 per eighth-of-an-ounce, or $360 per o ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 21, 2013

    Cookie Hater

    [Hey, You!] When it comes to snacking, bigots have no taste

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2013

    Burger Bash Fundraiser for Boys & Girls Club March 9

    Food fundraisers feature some of the most lucrative combinations: Girl Scout cookies, pizza parties for soccer leagues and raffles involving hosted dinners are just a few that come to mind. Factor in a worthy cause, and you have the makings of something profitable. Deep pockets can whet their appeti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    It's Here! The Girl Scout Cookie Candy Bar Hits Stores

    After being taunted for months with leaked photos and pre-sales, we can finally get our hands on the real thing. The Nestle Crunch Girl Scout Cookie Candy Bar has hit stores! Reunite with the cookie flavors you never thought you'd see until those cute little girls with clipboards come knocking on yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Girl Scouts Candy Bar Available for Pre-Order Tomorrow!

    Girl Scout cookie season is long gone here in OC, but if you're like me and "accidentally" finished the stash that was supposed to last you through the year, you can get your fix another way.       Remember when we wrote about the elusive Nestlé Crunch Girl Scout Cookie Can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 29, 2012

    [UPDATED: It's Real!] Spotted: Girl Scout Cookie Candy

    ​UPDATE, FEB. 29, 11:45: Because I dare not leave you with broken dreams, I have an update. The cookie candy is real! The Girl Scouts mothership told Huffington Post that the photo is of a retail sales sample and fans should "look forward to some very exciting news in June." Yesssss.ORIGINAL POST, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    [VIDEO] Girl Scout Cookies Faces Boycott for Including Transgender Children

    Flickr user Marit_&_Toomas​Anyone remember Tracy Flick (aka Reese Witherspoon) in Election? We're thinking the movement going on right now in conservative circles to boycott Girl Scout cookies because the Scouts are all tolerant and shit hired her as speechwriter. It might as well be a controv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    Want to Protest the Girl Scout Cookie Boycott? There's An App For That!

    ​Earlier this morning, Anne Marie posted about the Girl Scout Cookie ban proposed by a Girl Scout named Taylor from Ventura, California. It set my blood boiling, especially this quote:"But most disturbing to me and my family, is that they've also admitted to already have placed transgender boys th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2012

    This Week In Food: Shit Vegans Say, New Girl Scout Cookie, Starbucks & Molotov Cocktails

    So the first week of January was pretty good to us, food-wise; Star Wars burgers, the best sushi in OC, and famous lesbian movie scenes as depicted by hot dogs. Read all about this amazing week on the blog!

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2012

    Meet the New Girl Scout Cookie

    ​The (23rd) most wonderful time of the year, Girl Scout cookie season, starts this month, and there's a new girl on the block. Meet Savannah Smiles, a lemon-wedge cookie dusted in powdered sugar. She sounds sweet. But do you think she'll fit in with the others? I heard Samoa is kind of a brat.&nbs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    Holiday Gift Guide: Six Random Gifts for the Foodie Who Has Everything

    The ultimate new foodie...​You know them -- they blog and/or Yelp, prevent you from eating while they take photos with their camera phone, and can talk your ear off about the place they just ate at. (Of course, I'm guilty of all that, too.) What can you get besides a gift card to their favorite ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    Chicken Charlie's, Maker of Deep Fried Kool-Aid and The Krispy Kreme Sandwich, To Open OC Restaurant?

    Chicken Charlie's Facebook Page​Our arteries are quivering already. Chicken Charlie's, the county fair stand famous for its deep-fried wonders--s'mores, PB & J, Oreos, cheesecake, frog legs, cheeseburgers and Girl Scout cookies, just to name a mouthful--may become a brick-and-mortar resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Girl Scout Cookies Shrinking, Disappearing Due to the Economy

    Flickr user Marit & Toomas Hinnosaar​If Dulce de Leche, Thank U Berry Much or All Abouts are some of your favorite cookie flavors, better accept the reality now: The Girl Scouts are no longer offering these in their lineup. But wait, there's more!

  • News

    December 16, 2010

    The Feds Bury Border Patrol Abuses of Immigrants

    But what's been unearthed reveals a culture of cruelty

  • Culture

    March 4, 2010

    Smart Spa Spending

    [Trendzilla] Big values for little indulgences at local spas

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    This Week in Food

    Mmm... conservative.​Dave reveals how your choice in Girl Scout cookies may be correlated to your political ideology and dishes out 5 Great Restaurants to refuel during your Black Friday shopping marathon.Vickie captures the Auld Dubliner's successful attempt at pouring the World's Largest Guinnes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2008

    C is for Calorie: Girl Scout Cookies!

    It's that time of the year again—the official Girl Scout cookie sale season started on the 19th of January. And it pains me: Boxes and boxes of Samoas, Thin Mints, Trefoils and Tagalongs are waiting for me out there and I have no idea where to find them. But now you can visit girlscoutcookies ... More >>

  • Music

    March 25, 2004

    Fertile Folkie

    Mary Black enjoys her wild Irish ride