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Marshmallows and Money

Posted on June 18, 2012 in Articles

In the 1960’s, a man named Walter Mischel from Stanford University created an experiment.  He took four-year-olds, sat them in a chair, and put a marshmallow in front of them.  They were told that they could eat the marshmallow, or they could wait 20 minutes.  If they waited twenty minutes, they would receive a second […]

Homemade Marshmallows

Posted on in Recipes

Courtesy of http://www.foodnetwork.com/alton-brown/index.html Ingredients 3 packages unflavored gelatin 1 cup ice cold water, divided 12 ounces granulated sugar, approximately 1 1/2 cups 1 cup light corn syrup 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch Nonstick spray Directions Place the gelatin into the bowl of a stand mixer […]