“Chocolate is cheaper than therapy and you don’t need an appointment.” – Anonymous
Archives for March 2010
Joe and I had lunch over the weekend at a Greek restaurant. A piece of baklava and cup of Greek coffee were the perfect end to our classic gyro sandwich.
So with the expected fanfare the results of another study about food and health have been released, and this time the results might be music to the ears of many. This latest study of 20,000 people comes out of Germany, just in time for the Easter holiday. Why? Because it seems to offer the promise that… Read More
In today’s food headlines was another big piece of news that falls under the category of “duh”. Scientists report that food can be as addictive as heroin based on a study of lab rats that revealed they would suffer painful shocks to get at high caloric snacks. And worse, once they tasted the junk food,… Read More
There has been a growing movement among legislators to place taxes on soft drinks. The justification put forth by these righteous folks is that soda is a big contributing factor to obesity and therefore it’s in the public’s best interest to discourage their consumption of these sugary beverages. Their argument is based on the soggy… Read More
As much as I’m always looking for something good to eat, I’m not always looking for odd food to eat. For example, you’re not going to catch me jumping on the offal bandwagon that so many foodies seem to be riding these days. You can keep the ugly little parts of animals – I don’t… Read More
“Spring is nature’s way of saying, “Let’s party!”” – Robin Williams
We took a little getaway last weekend to Cape May, NJ. One morning we ate breakfast at one of our favorite restaurants, The Blue Pig Tavern. I chose this very colorful egg white veggie omelet. It make all of my senses happy (well, maybe not my ears).
Did you catch the preview last night of the new ABC series featuring Jamie Oliver? I did because it was shown after one of my guilty pleasures, “Desperate Housewives”. There’s nothing guilty about this show, just surprising. If you missed it, you can view the program on ABC’s website at: http://abc.go.com/watch/jamie-olivers-food-revolution/250784/254757/episode-101 . The program follows renowned… Read More
Joe has taken off work today to enjoy the nice weather and do a few of the tasks on his long “to-do” list. Since it’s a Lenten Friday, while he was out running a few errands, he picked up what he considered a classic lunch for the season, the “Filet ‘O Fish” sandwich. Make you… Read More