| Oct 14, 2010
More than ten years ago, Europe banned genetically-modified foods simply by letting consumers know what they were. The ban happened without government assistance — the pressure put on the food industry by consumers was all it took.
Yet here in the...
| Oct 12, 2010
DIFFA stands for the Design Industry Foundation Fighting AIDS. They're one of the largest contributors to the national organization and help raise money all year long.
The latest fundraiser is called Burgers and Burgundy and will be held on October...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 3:27 PM
Whole Foods Market opened a new store in Huntington Beach on Wednesday. As you may know, Whole Foods promotes healthy eating principles that also include locally and sustainably grown organic produce and meats. Vic and I couldn't be happier.
| Oct 19, 2010
| 12:01 PM
If you were painting a Norman Rockwell portrait of America, you'd probably picture mom and an apple pie wrapped in the Star-Spangled Banner. But America's apples are disappearing.
A century ago, there were an estimated 20 million apple trees growing in...
| Oct 25, 2010
Businesses in Roseville have put together a list of open job positions their area. Their objective is to help people whose employment status has been affected by the Galleria Mall fire.
Opportunities include part time and full time positions at...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 9:55 AM
Candy? Check. Costumes? Check. But how about dinner? Halloween falls on a Sunday this year, leaving more time to prepare a healthy meal before trick-or-treating begins -- and the kids dive into their candy.
Chef Aaron Wynn of Whole Foods Market at...
| Oct 28, 2010
The rivalry between San Francisco and Texas extends beyond the field - at least in this food-crazy city: the ChaCha Bowl vs. the Big Dog, the Crazy Crab'z Sandwich vs. the Ranger Tater, and other north-south arguments for ballpark food supremacy.
| Nov 4, 2010
| 5:01 PM
Tommy Bahama names manager and chef
Tommy Bahama Laguna Beach has appointed Michael Lowney as general manager and Marcus Jon Keliinui Lage as chef for Tommy Bahama Laguna Beach Bar & Grill, opening Saturday at the historic Heisler Building on South Coast...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:09 PM
Two and a half months ago our home caught on fire and burned with our beloved pets and treasures inside. Luckily our lives and those of our pets were spared, but two-thirds of our home was lost. During the night of the fire and in the weeks that...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 12:57 PM
Thanksgiving is fast approaching, so have you planned a big meal? If you don't feel like "cooking from scratch", we have three alternatives to make your life easier. These alternatives will also help you "Stretch Your Dollar."
We start off at the Super...
| Nov 25, 2010
Show your friends and family that you care about their heath by selecting organic gifts this holiday season. Avoid the toxic dyes, the hidden carcinogens and evils of unknown origins with these wholesome gifts for holiday giving.
A royal treatment...
| May 7, 2010
Back in January, my husband suggested we take a trip to Disney World for Spring Break. I agreed it would be a great experience for my kids since my 5-year-old daughter is in awe of princesses and my almost 7-year-old son loves roller coasters. But...