Americans on average eat 18 acres of Pizza every day.
Monthly Archive: June 2013
Ancient Egyptian priests would eat figs at the moment of their consecration ceremonies. The Indians consecrated the fig tree to Vishnu, and the fig free sheltered Romulus and Remus (the traditional founders of Rome) at their birth.g The fig is also a fertility symbol and the Arab association with male genitals is so strong that the …
Do they have a 12 step program for diet soda addicts? If not they should. Starting at age 16, I started my day with an ice cold Diet Coke and that has been my routine for decades. It is a problem – I love Diet Coke. Let’s talk — you have to be an …
People were using garlic to repel vampires long before Bram Stoker’s Dracula was published. Folklorists suggest it is because vampires have a heightened sense of smell and the garlic’s strong smell was overpowering. Garlic is proven to be effective against two other bloodsuckers: mosquitoes and ticks
Groupon in hand, Ma Chow Chow and I set out to try Red and Blue, a Pan Asian Restaurant in Troy, NY. The restaurant resides within shouting distance of Alibaba on 15th St. It looks and feels like a Student hangout but who cares. Ma Chow Chow and I had some drop dead kick ass …
Ingredients Couscous: 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cups Israeli couscous (or barley or orzo) 4 cups low-sodium chicken broth 1/4 cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 1/2 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary leaves 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme leaves 2 medium green apple, diced 1 cup dried cranberries 1/2 cup chopped nuts, toasted, see Cook’s Note …
This posting is in Memory of Annette Mont who passed away last week. While it is hard to acknowledge that Annette is no longer with us it would be a dishonor not to acknowledge her for all that she was and in a small way to say thank you for all that she gave. …