Category Food & Drink

Is that a Cricket in your pocket?!

There’s a thing happening, where a startup wants to use ground up crickets to make cricket flour, and then to make snack bars, and they totally think you should eat these things.  But why not? Apparently, we eat ground up bug bits in our processed food every single day and haven’t died from it.   In Denver, they tried to get people to nosh on crickets and locusts by making them

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Flower Power! The Year of the Cauliflower Begins

Move over, kale! There’s a new sheriff in town! And just like kale, it’s a mystery as to when exactly this ingredient started becoming widely accepted as delicious… but we like it! Prepare to be amazed; this bland, boring cruciferous vegetable has been waiting many years to finally make a better name for itself. That’s right…it’s the Cauliflower! Cauliflower was widely popular in Europe in the 1500’s, but it didn’t

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What a Crock!

Crockpot. What a crockpot! I totally love my crockpot lately, mostly because of how easy it is to make a seriously spectacular home cooked meal.  Look, we here in the Bay Area work – a LOT. It’s not uncommon for an exciting project, or a deadline, or any kind of Silicon Valley shenanigans, to keep us at the workplace long into the evening. When I finally walk through the front

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The Top Five Weirdest Fast Food Items You Won’t Find in the USA

When it comes to fast food chains, we expect that a McDonald’s in Orlando is going to have the same menu as one in Seattle. Fast food restaurants are known for being cookie-cutter in everything from building design to what’s on the 99-cent menu. What comes as a real shock is what we find when we visit our favorite chain abroad. On the outside, it may look like the Taco

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Our Five Favorite Super Bowl Food Commercials!

It’s almost time for the Super Bowl, which means…Super Bowl parties with lots of food, and Super Bowl food COMMERCIALS!  We’re not gonna lie, besides great food, we love great commercials.  Even better, commercials that feature food!  In order to prepare ourselves, we compiled five of our favorite all time Super Bowl food commercials: 1.  Taco Bell’s Viva Young (2013) Kids, don’t forget that your grandparents were your age –

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