Here is a day for my broken ankle. No crutches today!!!   I was able to take Lou on a short walk and without a crutch.  That is great news but also means I will be returning to work sooner that I had hoped!!!!  It may feel good to get out of the house and go […]

Eye Color Genetics

If you and your mate have different eye colors, let’s  say yours are brown and your mate’s are blue and given that you do not have children yet, you most probably would wonder what rare eye color your child would have. Well, you cannot decide what eye color would your baby have, but your genes […]

The Benefits of Meatless Meals

You don’t have to become a vegetarian to eat meatless meals. Whether you plan to stop eating meat eventually or just want a healthier regimen, consider these reasons to include more meatless meals in your weekly diet. Cut down on calories Fatty cuts of meat, particularly pork and beef, are often cheaper than the leaner […]

Why Food Trucks are Popular

Simply put, a food truck is a vehicle that has been custom-made to serve food and drink. Some trucks stay in one location all the time, whereas others move from place to place, perhaps visiting different events as necessary throughout the year. In some cities, such as Los Angeles, food trucks have become so popular […]

The History of Caesar Salad

Caesar salads are everywhere these days. Even where there are just a couple of salad choices, Caesar salad is usually one of the choices. Dining in an Italian restaurant without being able to get Caesar salad is almost unthinkable. But Caesar salad doesn’t go back to Tuscan hills through generations of Italian families. It doesn’t […]

Quick Meatless Monday Menu Ideas

The entire concept of Meatless Monday is not something which on the face of it will appeal to everyone. You may be one of the many who thinks that a meal without meat is a meal without quality, taste or substance. While this can often be true, there are many ways in which you can […]

An Excellent Restaurant in the little French Town of Honfleur

Before visiting Honfleur, Normandy, for the day I looked at a French review website to see if there were any reviews of restaurants in the town. All I found, however, was a piece of advice that recommended avoiding the restaurants on the waterfront, which it described as ‘tourist traps’, and seeking out a restaurant in […]

What to do with just a Bagel

It’s lunch time. You’re at home and looking through the cabinets for something to eat when all of a sudden you come across a bagel. Now that’s certainly interesting, but you stop and wonder. What could you possibly do with a bagel for lunch? Well the answer is plenty of things. A bagel is much […]

New England Boiled Dinner is a well Rounded Meal

A New England boiled dinner is a one-pot meal where the meat and vegetables are simmered on the stove. It is a traditional meal that is served by many people around St. Patrick’s Day, however, it’s also a great meal served at any time of the year. Origins of the New England boiled dinner The […]

Are the most expensive restaurants in the world worth their price tags? – Yes

The most expensive restaurants in the world are certainly worth their hefty price tags. But not for everyone. For some people, an expensive restaurant is a waste. Let me give an example. My father, God rest his dear, departed soul, was a philistine. Okay, actually a Filipino, but that’s beside the point. He grew up […]