Food & Living
Articles in this feature
Feb 20, 2012
Gene Diets - DNA and Your Weight Loss Strategy
Genetic predispositions affect health and longevity. 50% of our predisposition to weight is genetic.
Feb 18, 2012
Americans Really Want Half-Sized, Not Super-Sized Meals
This article discusses the psychology of food and reveals American’s true desire for half-sized and not super-sized meals to preserve health and reduce waistlines.
Feb 12, 2012
What's Green at the Grammys?
Chipotle Ad, ESP Bag and Cork
Feb 08, 2012
The Other 4-Letter Word
Ah, Love. Never was there an emotion so tailor-made for the idea that without pain there is no joy. That Eros can be one tough bastard. But we’d all go there anyway, because when it’s real, there’s nothing better. Not even chocolate.
Jan 26, 2012
It's Been a Quiet Week in Lake Woeisme
It’s been a quiet week in Lake Woe-is-me, where the woman is strong (usually) and the shoes are plentiful. I don’t know about you, but once the holidays are over and the new year is here, I get kind of blue.So naturally I was anticipating the onset of the woe-is-me’s as January unfurled before me. Imagine my surprise when it didn’t happen.
Jan 17, 2012
Diabetes, Paula Deen? Did Her High Fat High Carb Diet Contribute?
A Diabetic Paula Deen Defends Her Lifestyle To Her Critics
Jan 16, 2012
How I Healed My Food Intolerances Without Doctors
When it comes to your diet, what you put in is far more important than what you take out.
Jan 04, 2012
Bistecca Alla Fiorentina
The most simple recipes are often the best.
Dec 30, 2011
Lentils, Sausages & Red Underwear– Italian New Year Traditions
Discover the most popular New Year traditions in Italy
Dec 28, 2011
In Time for New Years: Study Says Alcohol Good For You (in Moderation)
Recent study says older, moderate drinkers actually live longer than teetotallers. Who would've thought?
Dec 24, 2011
Holiday-Themed Coffee—A Drizzle of Coffee on my Sugar, Please!
The article speaks to the high sugar content in coffee beverages and its related health concerns, especially as the popularity of these holiday-themed lattes increases.
Dec 19, 2011
Treat Holiday Calories Like Your Credit Card
Experts disagree on number of pounds gained over holidays
Dec 15, 2011
The Miracle Maqui Berries
Here we are with another “miracle” food that claims to have the answers that ail us. But can this be the one? Is this the actual one fruit that can out do the others when we are trying to stay healthy?
Dec 15, 2011
Cheap Fun Wine: Kitchen Sink
It is time we talked about Kitchen Sink, a blend of delicious California varietals, that adds up to a very drinkable and very inexpensive bottle of red.
Dec 15, 2011
Find Your Way Back to Good Health
Prioritizing healthy, real food promotes good health and saves time and money.
Dec 10, 2011
Oil Found on Family Farm in Southern Georgia
Olive oil for up to $100 a bottle can be the liquid gold of the south.
Dec 09, 2011
Mothers Oppose Federal Law Banning Raw Milk Transport Across State Lines
Raw Milk Freedom Fighters Defy Federal Government Ban
Dec 06, 2011
A Traditional Italian Family Christmas
Remembering childhood Christmas times Italian style
Dec 03, 2011
Diet Frustrations: Is Morning Snacking Really To Be Blamed?
This article speaks to the recent controversial statement regarding midmorning snacking and its link to weight gain. It gives clarification on what is the real link to weight gain.
Dec 01, 2011
"A" is for Arsenic not Apple
Food should be our medicine