Two different viewpoints about the merits of QR code menus

Altho I understand the cost savings and perceived health benefits to scanning for a menu rather than handling a piece of paper, I must agree that we are not yet at the point where everyone has and knows how to use a smartphone. Until they are more widely owned and used, restaurants must continue to … Continue reading Two different viewpoints about the merits of QR code menus

We all scream for gelato – NYC’s UWS

http://www.westsiderag.com/2022/05/28/i-scream-you-scream-we-all-scream-for-gelato I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for — Gelato! Posted on May 28, 2022 at 12:29 am by West Side Rag Gelato at Amarino al Naturale. Two photographs by Mia Dahlgren. By Meg A. Parsont I have a confession to make. I’ve started a summer romance. The object of my affection is sweet, … Continue reading We all scream for gelato – NYC’s UWS

Another method for keeping avocados at ripe stage longer

https://apple.news/Ay6AWMTFqRomYQxdXjuJ6yA I Tried the Viral Method for Keeping Avocados Ripe and It’s a Total Game-Changer byRENAE WILSON published May 22, 2022 We’ve all seen the memes circulating the internet about how avocados break our hearts and betray our trust. Their edible lifecycle is fleeting — it moves from rock-hard to peak-ripeness before quickly becoming brown, rotten … Continue reading Another method for keeping avocados at ripe stage longer

What you could be eating by 2050

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-61505548 Future foods: What you could be eating by 2050 By Helen BriggsEnvironment correspondent, May 22, 2022 Scientists have drawn up a list of little-known plants that could be on the menu by 2050. In the future, you could be breakfasting on false banana or snacking on pandanus tree fruit. The Ukraine war has highlighted … Continue reading What you could be eating by 2050

Your personality explained by your annoying household habits

https://www.newyorker.com/humor/daily-shouts/your-personality-explained-by-your-annoying-household-habits Your Personality, Explained by Your Annoying Household Habits By Nicole Rose Whitaker February 16, 2022 Soaking Dishes in the Sink Your ability to make life more difficult is unmatchable. If an easy solution is available—and I mean a mind-numbingly obvious one—you decide that maybe the fix can’t be so simple and that you’d better let … Continue reading Your personality explained by your annoying household habits

NASA researcher wins World Food prize for modeling climate crisis effects on food production

This research is critical. Too little attention is being paid to the impending reduction of life in the oceans due to heat and acidification, lack of pollination of food crops due to heat and other climactic changes, reduction of arable land due to drought, and more. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/may/05/world-food-prize-2022-winner-cynthia-rosenzweig-nasa Nasa climate research scientist awarded World Food prize … Continue reading NASA researcher wins World Food prize for modeling climate crisis effects on food production

31 classic “Gourmet” magazine recipes to inspire your brunch

https://www.epicurious.com/recipes-menus/gourmet-brunch? 31 Classic Gourmet Recipes for Brunch Inspiration Let your weekend cooking plan come from the pages of Gourmet. BY THE EDITORS OF EPICURIOUS, May 4, 2022 Brunch is inherently luxurious—lingering over coffee on a sunny Saturday with a big plate of French toast or poached eggs always beats the weekday rush. But a Gourmet brunch is even more so. Below you’ll … Continue reading 31 classic “Gourmet” magazine recipes to inspire your brunch

Jennifer Garner’s tip for softening butter easy to remember & useful

https://www.allrecipes.com/article/jennifer-garner-softening-butter-hack/ Jennifer Garner's Hack for Quickly Softening Butter Is a Real Game Changer You'll never have a puddle of melted butter from your microwave again. By Bailey Fink, April 04, 2022 Actress Jennifer Garner may be most known for her unforgettable performances in 13 Going on 30, Daredevil, and Alias, but we like to think of her as one of … Continue reading Jennifer Garner’s tip for softening butter easy to remember & useful

Certain foods probably do help stave off dementia

http://www.nytimes.com/2022/04/21/well/mind/dementia-prevention-food-diet.html? Can Certain Foods Really Stave Off Dementia? Here’s what the science says about whether your diet can counteract cognitive decline. By Amelia Nierenberg, Published April 21, 2022Updated April 27, 2022 Walnuts can improve cognitive function. Blueberries can boost memory. Fish oil supplements can lower your risk of Alzheimer’s disease. You may have noticed these buzzy “brain food” claims scattered across … Continue reading Certain foods probably do help stave off dementia

Net-zero carbon emissions law in Ireland will force reductions in livestock herds – a warning for U.S.

Northern Ireland faces loss of 1 million sheep and cattle to meet climate targets Northern Ireland Assembly’s first climate act will require the farming sector to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 According to the analysis, about 700,000 sheep would need to be lost in order for Northern Ireland to meet its new climate targets. Photograph: … Continue reading Net-zero carbon emissions law in Ireland will force reductions in livestock herds – a warning for U.S.

Trader Joe’s spring choices

https://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/best-trader-joes-products-snacks-spring Trader Joe’s Items You Should Buy to Usher in Spring Lemon sauce, elote chips, and pineapple juice conjure up warmer days ahead. By Kat Thompson Published on 4/12/2022 at 5:34 PM Design by Chineme Elobuike for Thrillist ‌ Trader Joe’s is releasing new and seasonal spring products, which means sunnier days are just ahead of us—or … Continue reading Trader Joe’s spring choices

Best grilled cheese recipes

bookriot.com/cookbook-showdown-grilled-cheese/? COOKBOOK SHOWDOWN: THE BEST GRILLED CHEESE RECIPES, TESTED Nusrah Javed Apr 12, 2022 This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Happy National Grilled Cheese Day! I am excited to report back in this series of cookbook showdowns which could easily be called, ‘Things My Toddler … Continue reading Best grilled cheese recipes