Category Archives: Food

Sites I love: Food 52 where foodies rule


Sweet Potato and Cilantro Quesadilla with Fried Egg + Cumin Oil Maybe I’m just hungry but when my Food 52  RSS feed posted with this featured recipe, I started salivating big time. There’s a zillion food blogs out there (I’m … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions 2013- A status update


 I made four resolutions this year and so far, I’m making good on two of them. Well, sorta. 1.Give up cookies and ice cream. As my loyal readers already know, these are two of my basic food groups so this … Continue reading

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Wheat Belly Diet? Flat Belly Diet? Blubber Management 101


While searching for a new novel to download, I came across a best-selling diet book that was news to me: The Wheat Belly Diet. With a stack of beautiful bountiful bagels on the cover, it got my attention. Apparently, it’s my … Continue reading

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Desperately seeking pistachio gelato? Talenti to the rescue.


It’s a known fact that I’m a chocoholic. But that’s a craving  easily sated with candy, cookies, cakes and more. But I’m also a pistachio dessert freak and that’s a more serious problem.  Because once you’ve tasted pistachio gelato and … Continue reading

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Corporate Coffee: The trials of getting a good cup of joe at work


I am not a coffee snob or a cafe curmudgeon. Not a Blue Bottle devotee or a Nespresso Nexpert. I’m just a working class gal who needs a strong cup of coffee to start her day & kick the ol … Continue reading

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12 Hours in Paris: Get your French Fix here


It’s spring and a woman’s fancy turns to thoughts of Paris! Hopscotching through a couple of my favorite French blogs, Provence Post and  Haven in Paris, I came across a mention of Chocolate & Zucchini, one of my top French foodie … Continue reading

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Live long. Live happy. Eat Chocolate.


As my readers know, I am a diehard chocoholic. Or rather a die later chocoholic since it’s now shown that chocolate aids longevity, weight loss and mental health. The latest research is summed up in this article “Ten health benefits … Continue reading

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