Category Archives: Food, Drink, Entertainment
Check out Lloyd’s Beautiful Photos of Some Fascinating Creatures: Swarms of Bees.
If there ever was a moment when it became clear that the voice of the consumer is powerful, it was the recent “pink slime” incident. When the inside dope on the slime was leaked, we responded: we stopped buying “pink … Continue reading
A really interesting and fun account of the history of Frito’s from Smithsonian Mag, and was tweeted by the really cool author and blogger, Mark Bittman. I might have to get some later today … no Frito fruit cake, though. … Continue reading
This is definitely worth a read — from USDA failures that are disturbing, but not all that surprising, to the surprising and (dare I say) plain gross. If we are what we eat…(shudder) http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/755867/5_outrageous_food_stories_of_2011/
Feeling a little nostalgic for Mom’s pie and childhood Christmasses, so I dug up a recipe for one of my favorites — French-Canadian meat pie! I might have to make one soon…or, maybe I’ll get lucky and Mom will have … Continue reading