New trends leading to conformity, changing view of “fun”

Monday, August 25, 2008 | 11:41 a.m. CDT

I've never considered myself a cake-and-ice-cream kind of person. I rarely attend events like birthday parties or wedding receptions where these food items would be on the bill of fare. I'm more a wine-and-cheese type, preferably served with finger foods containing a lot of protein.