Famous Drinks from the Pop Culture

    Sabina Mihailescu, Editor (Food)   There are some iconic drinks that shaped the world's culture, like the Dude's White Russian or the wine Monica grabs in that scene of Friends when Rachel...

Soft and chewy dark chocolate chip pecan recipe

Have you every been stuck in a cookie recipe rut? A sugary sweet dead end? Tired of baking plain oatmeal raisin, chocolate chip, or just peanut butter cookies? I'm...

A traditional Arab cuisine

The Holy month of Ramadan has ended and people, especially in the Middle East, are celebrating. Usually, during the Ramadan season, families and friends gather together to prepare and...

The Chocolate Road – A Brief History

Sabina Mihailescu, Editor (Food)   It's the XXXX of December, folks! If you are reading this article it means that the world is still turning and that you survived the Apocalypse! So,...

Pick a picnic

The sun is coming out to play and we should too! It’s time to bask in all of its glory and that means picnics in the park Everyone loves a...

Summer recipe: iced coffee

 With summer around the corner, here are easy and quick ways to make fresh iced coffee at home The 'Japanese' method To pour for whenever you wish to: Weigh out eight ounces...

Bust the myth: butter or margarine?

Butter, which has been around since the domestication of cattle, is when the cream is churned until it solidifies. In the US, the butter needs to be 80% milk...

The Toxic Growth of Monsanto

Cliona Elliott, Editor (Food)   Recently there has been much controversy and speculation surrounding MONSANTO, one of the first companies to produce genetically modified plant cells, which now supplies approximately 90 per...

Herbs – Pots or Plants?

Herbs, be it basil or mint, are always nice to add to as seasonings. But is it nicer to have these herbs readily available in store bought pots, or should...

The Pretzel Problem

  One of my fondest food related memories is eating a pretzel for the first time. I was 12 and we were on holiday. After a day of fun rides at...