Ways to use leftover mashed potatoes

It isn’t uncommon for there to be leftover foods after a nice supper. When people want their families to eat well and to end up with full bellies, they sometimes go a little overboard on some dishes, such as mashed potatoes. The good news is that there is little reason to throw the potatoes away. […]

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What’s new from the Fast Food Chains for Summer 2012

As fast food restaurants try to offer their customers a somewhat healthier alternative, many of them are also introducing summer treats. Some of these short-term menu items may seem grotesque to some, but for the average fast food connoisseur these meals could seem delicious. Since spring rolled into town, restaurants, such as McDonald’s, Burger King […]

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How hard is gluten-free cooking?

Faced with the diagnosis of celiac disease, or gluten intolerance or allergies, the idea of learning a whole new way of cooking for and feeding one’s self can be daunting. There is good food after gluten, though, so let’s take a look at what gluten is, where it shows up in the food supply and […]

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Healthy Food Choices at Kentucky Fried Chicken

When it comes to fast food dining it can be difficult to stay on a healthy diet or restrain yourself from gorging on all the foods you’ve deprived yourself of during the week. However, with the increased attention on healthy eating and childhood obesity issues, many fast food chains have decided to include healthy food […]

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What’s the best Hot Dog in America

Barely anything says summertime in America the way hot dogs do. What could possibly conjure summertime more than sitting in a ballpark, watching our favorite team (whether it’s our kid’s Little League team or the Boston Red Sox), and scarfing down a hot dog or two between the fourth and fifth inning? Really, it gets […]

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Delicious ways to use up leftovers

There is nothing quite like the joy of cooking a meal at home. You put in the time and effort to get the food just right and then get to savor the flavors. For some home cooks, the true joy comes from seeing the satisfied looks on the faces of loved ones or guests.  The […]

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Can Fast Food Make you Fat

Obesity rates have been on the increase over the past couple of decades and Western governments are starting to worry about the implications for their economies and health services. There has obviously been a shift in the way people live their lives which has increasingly seen them reach for quick-and-easy foods, as well as becoming […]

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Fast Food

Almost nobody can resist fast food that is delicious.  Many people like to eat it everyday for lunch, stop to pick up a pizza on the way home, dine in – anything they want to do to savor the quick meals that are ready to eat in five minutes.  Fast food is most than just a bag of french fries […]

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Creating your own gluten-free recipes

When the verdict is heard, you are gluten-intolerant, from your physician, no more wheat, barley, rye, and maybe oats, what do you do? If you are like most burger eaters and pizza lovers, you feel as if your world is crumbling. On second thought, however, you are excited about finally getting a diagnosis. No more […]

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Fast Food Restaurants Serving the Unhealthiest Food

The mouth thinks it craves greasy, salty, fatty, so the mind drags the body into some random, hideous chain restaurant. Why spend more if I can drop a buck or two on a dollar menu feast and stuff my craving? I avoid them because they scare me. Is it really all beef? What part of […]

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