Risë Birnbaum (ZPR) – I’ve never ever considered myself a foodie…until just recently. Yes, I watch every Food network and just about every bizarre food show on TV and cable. There’s more chopping coming from my TV than news, drama and comedies combined. It’s just my way to chill. But when I get home at nine and haven’t eaten, I… Read more →
Chew On This
Q: What was a chef called 10 years ago? A: Unemployed But, boy has that changed. Thanks to The Food Network and shows like Iron Chef, Chopped, Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives, The Barefoot Contessa and names like Giada, Bobby, Guy, Marcus and Alton, food has hit the big time. I first noticed Iron Chef about 10 years ago when I… Read more →
No Turkey For Me!
I guess you could call me a “healthy eater.” I don’t love desserts and think twice about the number of fries I steal from someone else's plate (usually someone actually at my table). I also eat a variety of foods – from pasta with veggies and salmon to a cheeseburger with everything on it. So, it’s Thanksgiving, and the Holidays,… Read more →