Tag Archives: Food

The New Year’s Resolution Thing

It started a few weeks ago, at work, when somebody asked for my phone number. My first, split second reaction, was to ask them to wait a minute whilst I looked at my phone to retrieve my number. I have always had a terrible memory, I can never remember anything. But then, in that same split second, I decided that I didn’t have to accept this from myself. It’s amazing what you can think in a fraction of a second. It kind of went like this. ‘I don’t have to…

A couple of great articles about food

I’m studying a variety of subjects at the moment and one of them is nutrition, and part of the initial course reading has been several articles. I wanted to share these two as they are so good, so well written, and if somebody reads these thoroughly and implement what they learn from them, I think they’ll improve their health. They’re full of common sense. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/01/28/magazine/28nutritionism.t.html?pagewanted=all&_r=2& and http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/24/magazine/the-extraordinary-science-of-junk-food.html?pagewanted=all&_r=4&

Florence Foodies

We’re in Florence right now and tonight we went to a restaurant that you might call fancy. We’re exchanging our photography and writing skills for food and lodging as we travel and tonight was the same deal; we eat and drink what we like as long as we take photos of it and write about our experience during our meal. It’s a good deal for everybody concerned; we get to eat fine food and the restaurant gets good coverage by people who are pretty good at what they do. Some…