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Did you know that carcinogens have Washington lobbyists? Nicholas D. Kristof, columnist, asked that very question in his New York Times article about formaldehyde. The chemical compound is routinely released into the air we breath from nail polish usage, permanent press materials, from your kitchen countertops, in our laundry fabric softeners, carpets, furniture upholstery and [...]
The very first moment I saw contestants of the Great Food Truck Race Season 3, wearing t-shirts that bore the slogan, MAKE SAUSAGE NOT WAR, I knew I wanted them to win. Never mind the fact that the trio, Yong and Ted Kim and Chef Chris Oh, cooked crazy good Korean food, which is a [...]
Chef Ron-Ben Israel is back! Wedding Cake Designer and Genius of baking, Chef Ron Ben-Israel, hit show, Sweet Genius, returns on October 18th. If you love sweets, check it out on Food Network/10 pm.
Visit the European countryside right here in USA. Since the 1950′s, the Paris based global network of 500+ luxury hotels, known as Relais & Chateaux, has been offering it’s clientele something they call the “Routes du Bonheur” which translates to “Road to Happiness.” The “Road” is Relais & Chateaux’s recommended itinerary of exclusive sights, shops, [...]
Food cravings are not all in your head-or are they? A recent article by Tara Parker-Pope, published in the Sunday New York Times Magazine, tackled just that question. According to the Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Dr. Nora Volkow, food and drug addiction have much in common. Both disrupt the parts of [...]