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Politics | Politics

No gracias, La Gracia

What she loves is a purified, whitewashed version of our culture—a safe and romanticized Mexico she built for herself while vacationing in resorts and wintering in Sayulita. Then she tried to sell it back to a community.

Politics | Politics

A Chicano Community In San Diego Is Outraged Over A White Woman's Attempt To Open A 'Modern Fruteria'

Jenny Niezgoda clearly didn't do her homework. The travel blogger and self-proclaimed "barefoot bohemian" released a now-canceled Kickstarter campaign and accompanying video for her next passion project - a "plant-based cocina" and "modern fruteria"

Politics | Politics

Breaking Bread: Appropriation or Appreciation? The Case of Mexican Food

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Where to Find the Best Pizza in LA

These 14 perfect pizza places please every palate in the family.

Recipes | Main Dishes

40 Cozy Fall Dinner Recipes to Make All Season Long

Crisp Fall days are meant for comfort food, and there are so many ways to make that happen with Fall produce. Pumpkin pastas, butternut squash soups, and more

Recipes | Recipes

Sausage, Pepper and Rice Skillet - Life Made Simple

Smoky kielbasa sizzled with sweet bell pepper, onions and garlic in vibrant tomato sauce. This sausage, pepper and rice skillet is downright delicious!

Recipes | Recipes

Skillet Sausage 'n' Rice

Make this rice and smoked sausage main dish recipe all in one skillet for an easy weeknight meal with very little cleanup.

Music | Music

Some Geniuses Have Turned Oreo Cookies into Playable Records

It looks like Discogs might have to update their policies to incorporate food-handling, because someone has figured out how to press music onto a...

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

The Impossible Burger: Inside the Strange Science of the Fake Meat That 'Bleeds' | WIRED

The cook, complete with hair net, lays the red patty down on the grill and gives it a press with a spatula. And there, that unmistakable sizzle and smell. She flips the patty and gives it another press, lets it sit, presses it, and pulls it off the grill and onto a bun.

Food & Drink | Food

The best and worst foods for you at Trader Joe's

It's easy to be fooled by Trader Joe's packaging into thinking you're buying something healthy. This handy shopping guide will help you choose the best items.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Photos That Will Change The Way You Think About Calories

When it comes to losing weight and overall health, it’s easy to jump on the bandwagon that consists of people counting calories and cutting food so they do

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Home - Manila Sunset Filipino Restaurant

Welcome to Manila Sunset. We cannot promise to give you the grandeur of the famous sunset at Manila Bay, but only the authentic taste of the Philippine cuisine and the country's legendary hospitality.

Recipes | Recipes

16 Essential Soup Recipes for Fall | Kitchn

From sweet potato chowder to roasted vegetable soup, these are the 16 essential soup recipes to take you through fall.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Discover the Very Best Kids Menus in LA

These date night worthy spots all have kids menus that go waaaay beyond bland burgers and mystery meat nuggets!

Food & Drink | Food

Here's How Whole Foods' New Prices Compare To A Regular Supermarket

Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods Market has caused a lot of speculation in how the tech giant will change the high-end supermarket chain.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

What some of L.A.'s chefs pack in their kids' lunchboxes

What Suzanne Goin, Curtis Stone, Jet Tila and more L.A. chefs make their kids for lunch

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Fitness Blogger Shares Food Comparisons To Change The Way You Think About Food – Do You Agree With Her?

British fitness blogger Lucy Mountain wants to change the way you think about calorie counting, and she's using handy visual food comparisons to prove her point.

Recipes | Recipes

An Iraqi-Kurdish-Israeli Dumpling Soup Makes Its Way To America

To make kubeh soup, braised beef is stuffed into semolina and ground bulgur dumplings. Brought to Israel by immigrants, this time-consuming dish has become one of the nation's culinary treasures.

Health & Fitness | Health News

How to Reduce Lectins in Your Diet

Corn, cashews and unfermented soybeans are some of the most problematic lectin-containing foods that are proinflammatory, immunotoxic, neurotoxic and cytotoxic.

Recipes | Recipes

15 High-Protein Low-Carb Dinner Recipes For Weight Loss

Effortlessly slim down with these high-protein, low-carb dinner recipes. These meals are packed with filling meats, veggies, and healthy fats, making them great options for anyone on a low-carb diet.

Family & Parenting | Kids

3 Glow-in-the-Dark Recipes

Glow your own way with recipes that combine science and a wow-worthy special effect. Try one of these three glow-in-the-dark food ideas.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Hong Kong Hustle best blog in HK | Hong Kong Hustle

Hong Kong Hustle - the best blog about music, fashion, nightlife, art, film, culture and cool in HK. Your guide to the city!

Health & Fitness | Health News

Bigger Firms Increasing Their Power to Control What We Eat

Bigger firms are increasing their power to control what we eat: 4 firms control the beer market, 6 control the seed market, and 2 control food distribution.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

What's the Difference Between Vanilla and French Vanilla Ice Cream? | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Recipes | Recipes

Fast and Healthy Chicken Recipes

These delicious recipes include starchef Nobu's classic chicken teriyaki and juicy chicken smothered in gravy....

Food & Drink | Food

Best Ice Cream Shops in America

Discover the best ice cream parlors in the country and what flavor you need to order at these sweet spots.

Recipes | Recipes

Homemade Cookies-and-Cream Ice Cream

Get Homemade Cookies-and-Cream Ice Cream Recipe from Food Network

Business & Finance | Business

So Long, Hamburger Helper: America’s Venerable Food Brands Are Struggling - WSJ

The packaged-food industry is being hammered on both ends of the consumer spectrum, losing out to fresher items with fewer processed ingredients as well as inexpensive store labels. As brands such as Hamburger Helper and Chef Boyardee suffer, companies ar

Recipes | Delicious Recipes!

Garlic Bread-Grilled Cheese Combines Two Beautiful Things | Bon Appetit

Check out this easy weeknight recipe for garlic bread-grilled cheese. When two classics become one, it's a beautiful, beautiful thing.

Travel | Travel

The 10 Best Food Podcasts for a Road Trip | Kitchn

Want to gain insight into the food industry? Be enlightened by a food celebrity? Dive deep into a particular ingredient? There's a food podcast for you.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Talking with John T. Edge about Southern food, in and out of L.A.

Author John T. Edge talks about his latest book, "The Potlikker Papers," a food history of the South

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

The 50 Best Drive-In Restaurants in the U.S. | Mental Floss

The prime of American drive-ins might be behind us, but there are still plenty of these nostalgic roadside eateries available. Whether you're looking for a quick bite or a more specialty meal, drive-ins offer one benefit that most other restaurants simply can't—fries and floats from the comfort of your own vehicle.

Sports | Cycling

6 Best Grills For Eco Friendly Healthy Grilling

Our guide to efficient, eco-friendly, sustainable grills.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

11 Pizza Joints that will change your life - Voyage Chicago | Chicago City Guide

When we work late, there is one thing almost everyone on the editorial team agrees on: it’s time to order pizza. Thankfully Chicago has some of the best pizza in the country (even our NYC colleagues have come around to this…albeit slowly). We’ve sha

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

The Red Juice Dripping From Your Steak Isn’t Blood

If "bloody" steaks gross you out, consider buying fresh instead of frozen.

Recipes | Delicious Recipes!

How To Make Insanely Good Edible Cookie Dough | HuffPost

With a little trial and error — and lots and lots of dough — I figured it out.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Why THE SCIENCE OF YOUR GRILL IS AMAZING

Meathead Goldwyn walks us through the variables in time and temp, smoke and heat

News | That's News to Me

210,000 Lbs. of Hot Dogs Are Being Recalled, and Memorial Day Is Ruined

If you've recently purchased hot dogs for the holiday weekend, you might want to check them before throwing them on the grill.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

6 Reasons You Should Stop Ordering Sushi Rolls - Thrillist

Sushi rolls are for amateurs, here's why you should try expanding your order.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Think Outside the (Bread) Box: 7 Lunch Ideas That Aren’t Sandwiches

From quesadillas to kiddie cobb salads, here are seven ways to give sandwiches a break.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

What makes a perfect grilled cheese sandwich? We ask the chef behind the Grilled Cheese Truck

So what does it feel like to sell roughly 1 1/2 million grilled cheese sandwiches? We asked Grilled Cheese Truck creator Dave Danhi this and more.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

What Anthony Bourdain Can’t Travel Without

The host of “Parts Unknown” always brings Moleskine notebooks, jujitsu uniforms and clothing that will work as a pillow.

Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

How to Crack an Egg Without Looking Like an Idiot

The best way to crack an egg without getting eggshell in your food, according to science.

Recipes | Baking

Raspberry Cream Cheese Brownies Recipe | Just A Pinch Recipes

I love chocolate, my husband loves cheesecake. But we both agree these brownies are to die for! Super moist, super rich, and oh so sinful.

Recipes | Baking

Honey Bun Cake – Lovefoodies

Honey Bun Cake! This is a delicious, moist cinnamon and brown sugar cake, and always popular with the family!

Home Improvement | Gardening

7 ways you can grow food in spaces you never imagined possible – The Denver Post

With a little creativity and care Coloradans are growing gardens in some unexpected places.

Recipes | Appetizers

Southern Style Hush Puppies

Living on the coast of North Carolina, we love Calabash style seafood and hush puppies. I serve these hush puppies hot with homemade honey butter and fresh local fish fried up crispy and golden, MMMM MMMMM! I hope y'all enjoy these wonderful hush puppies

Recipes | Baking

Italian Rainbow Cookies - Cook's Country

We dug deep into the cookie jar this year and found some unexpected treats.

Recipes | Baking

Empty Tomb Resurrection Rolls

Empty Tomb Rolls or Marshmallow Delights - easy cinnamon sugar rolls with a melting marshmallow inside. the-girl-who-ate-everything.com

Recipes | Baking

Rugelach Recipe

These light and flaky pastries, popular among American and European Jews, are adapted from a recipe by Dorie Greenspan, the prolific cookbook author and winner of four James Beard Awards The crescent shape and layers of filling might look complicated, but

Food & Drink | Seasonal Recipes

Passover Brisket

Okay. I think we’ve more than established that when it comes to correct methods for cooking and serving Passover food, I am not the authority to consult. You want chocolate sheet cake that us…

Recipes | Recipes

101 Ways to Cook Chicken

From breasts and thighs to legs and wings, chicken is one of the most popular and versatile ingredients available.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Where to find clam chowder fries, pizza dumplings and more hybrid foods you'll actually want to eat

Here’s a list of hybrid foods you’ll probably want to try, and, yes, they’ll look pretty great in your Instagram stories too.

Food & Drink | Travel

Puerto Escondido tourist information: your complete guide

Puerto Escondido Oaxaca: visitor information for a beach destination in Mexico — where to stay, attractions, activities, weather, maps, restaurants.

Miscellaneous | Fun Stuff

‘Why Do Americans Refrigerate Their Eggs?’

Americans love refrigeration, and eggs are high on the list of items we rush to get into the refrigerator after a trip to grocery store. Meanwhile, our culinary compatriots in Europe, Asia and other parts of world happily leave beautiful bowls of eggs on their kitchen counters.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Do We Need to Give Up Alcohol to Lose Weight? Not Necessarily

Alcohol remains one of the most controversial and confusing topics for people concerned about controlling their weight.

Family & Parenting | Kids

16 Cool Birthday Dessert Ideas

Get inspired by a few of our favorite ideas from dessert pros around the web-from ice cream sandwiches to all-in-one banana splits and more!

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

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News | Health & Wellbeing

More Proof Eating Hot Chilis May Extend Life

A new study says that people who eat them are 13 percent less likely to die.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

3 Ways to Make Your Diet More Sustainable

Sustainability is a very hot topic in the food and nutrition world these days and for good reason.  Every year, we have about 80 million more people to feed than we did the year before.

Food & Drink | Food

Taco Bell is now one of America's healthiest fast-food chains - Business Insider

Taco Bell has started to become one of the country’s healthiest fast-food chains.

Health & Fitness | News Items

Which Foods Are Treated With Antibiotics?

A lot of factors can contribute to a miscarriage, but you probably can't control any of them.

Food & Drink | Travel

10 Bars at the End of the World

Raise a glass to some of the most remote and unlikely watering holes in the far reaches of the world.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

These Are All the Ways Alton Brown Makes (Perfect) Eggs

It's no secret that Alton Brown has amazing recipes. And when it comes to cooking eggs, he's your go-to source for mastering the perfect techniques for

Food & Drink | Food

Why Is Rotisserie Chicken So Addicting?

We can always count on Dr. Oz to expose the truth about our favorite foods. He recently investigated the hidden ingredients in rotisserie chicken, and now we finally know why it's so addictive. He teamed up with award-winning writer Mark Schatzker to figure out why Americans can't get enough of the stuff, especially Costco's $5 rotisserie chicken.

Food & Drink | Food

McDonald’s Italy Introduces Nutella Burgers (Plus More of the Weirdest International Fast Foods)

Great or gross? Take a look at the oddest eats from McDonald’s, KFC, and other chains around the world

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Did You Know: The Disneyland Origins of Doritos

Unbeknownst to many, the Dorito’s roots can be traced back to a single solitary moment in the back kitchen of Disneyland’s very first Mexican restaurant.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Low-Carb, Zero Hassle Recipes for Weight Loss

The saying goes "Abs are made in the kitchen, not in the gym", and it's certainly true. Keeping active will help you maintain your weight, but if you want to actually lose weight then you're going to have to put much more work into changing an

Family & Parenting | Kids

Move Over, Ice Cream: The New Frozen Fruit Co. Is Here

A new frozen fruit flagship finds a home on Montana Ave.; tastebuds and touchy tummies rejoice!

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Negative Food Messages – The “Forbidden Fruit” Effect

Reverse psychology: sometimes it works like a charm, sometimes it backfires. Oftentimes, telling someone not to do something is the surest way to get them to do it. “Whatever you do, don’t look in the closet!” “No, really, don’t buy me a birthda

Food & Drink | Food & Cooking!

How to Drink Better Coffee Without Buying a Grinder

There are a couple of new options for coffee lovers who don't want to spend the money or time required to grind your own beans.

Food & Drink | Recipes and Food Related

10 Calorie-Slashing Menu Hacks

Luckily, there are a few dietitian-approved menu hacks — beyond holding the mayo and swapping your fries for greens — to help you slash calories.

Food & Drink | Travel

The Best Outdoor Activities in Chicago

The best runs, rides, climbs, and places to refuel in the Windy City

Recipes | CAKES

Butter Pecan Pound Cake

This Butter Pecan Pound Cake Recipe is an original recipe created in my home kitchen by me. The cake was tested and approved by me and taste tested by my co workers and approved.

Recipes | Main Dishes

Greek Chicken Stew With Cauliflower and Olives Recipe

Chicken, cauliflower, olives, tomatoes, feta — this is a stew of extraordinary flavor and complexity, down to its hints of cinnamon and garlic The recipe uses skinless chicken legs or thighs; you could substitute ones with the skin if you like (But don�

Recipes | Recipes

How To Make Shrimp Boil Foil Packs | Delish

Quick and easy shrimp boil packets. DIRECTIONS 1. Preheat grill over high heat. 2. Cut 4 sheets of foil about 12 inches long. Divide shrimp, garlic, sausage,...

News | That's News to Me

Eggo waffles recalled amid listeria fears - CNN.com

Kellogg recalls about 10,000 cases of Eggo waffles in 25 states due to possible contamination by listeria, a dangerous bacteria.

History | Los Angeles History

Transforming the Taco: The Origins of Taco Bell | KCET

For the innovative, restless Glen Bell, the opening of the first Taco Bell was simply the idea that finally caught fire, after a decade of working to bring a Mexican-inspired menu to the masses.

Recipes | Recipes

Best Clam Chowder

Any time of year, this delicious, creamy soup, Best Clam Chowder, is the perfect dish to serve for a lighter holiday meal.

Family & Parenting | Kids

LA’s Tastiest Donuts For Kids

Ditch any semblance of diet and dig into these to-die-for donuts.

Recipes | Main Dishes

Rachel Schultz: Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice

Here is my version of this classic dish – not that I have any claim to being an authority on what is “authentic” Chinese food. I am an authority, however, on what is super incredibly yummy.

Recipes | Main Dishes

Sunday dinner: Cheesy shrimp and grits - Indulge in Southern comfort

Indulge in a Southern-style dish for your next Sunday dinner. This recipe for cheesy shrimp and grits is a classic that's good any time of year.

Food & Drink | Seasonal Recipes

Crescent Mummy Dogs

Wrap up a hot dog in true mummy fashion in this fun Halloween take on classic Crescent Dogs.

Recipes | CAKES

Cherry Sheet Cake - Lil' Luna

Cherry Sheet Cake - a moist, cherry jello cake topped with a homemade almond buttercream frosting! SO delicious!!

Recipes | Pasta Dishes

Chicken Fajita Pasta | Kevin & Amanda | Food & Travel Blog

This Chicken Fajita Pasta is hands down one of our all-time favorite meals. It’s loaded with crispy chicken, fresh veggies, and wonderfully spicy, creamy sauce. It’s utterly delicious. And you seriously won’t even believe how r

Food & Drink | Coffee

Episode 15 - Laurie - Spoke Bicycle Cafe

Laurie is a forward thinker and entrepreneur that has harnessed her optimism into creating a haven on the bank of the Los Angeles River known as Spoke Bicycl...

Entertainment | Humor

Korean Girls Try American BBQ

Korean girls try pulled pork, brisket and American style pork ribs for the first time. Help others learn about American BBQ by sharing this video. Let us kno...

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

7 Delicious Juicing Recipes for Ultra-Fast Weight Loss - Healths Myth

Are you keen on losing weight? Do you want to shed a few pounds to look your best on that dream holiday of yours? We have an answer! Super-fast weight loss juices. Shifting to an all juice diet may be tough, but it can be the answer to all your worries. J

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

San Diego's best waffles

Top 20 iron-pressed treats in honor of National Waffle Day

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Chinatown's Hop Louie May Be Closing Soon

Whether or not you've eaten there, you know the restaurant's colorful facade.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

What's happening: Danny Trejo's taco truck, Serafina in L.A., Lincoln owners open cafe in Montrose

Now that the Olympics have ended, it’s time to get back to what really matters: Dinner. Here’s a look at what’s been happening in the Los Angeles restaurant scene. 

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Babies Watching People Eat

Even 1-year-olds know that our food choices depend on our social or cultural group.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Picky Eating in Childhood

Parents dealing with children who display limited and strong food preferences as well as an unwillingness to try new foods are not strangers to the frustration and anxiety picky eating can provoke. Picky eating is a relatively common problem among childr

Food & Drink | Food

There’s No Place Like Home: Eats for Transplants

Here's where you can introduce your LA babies to the hometown eats you grew up on!

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

These 9 Restaurants Serve The Best Wings In Oregon

Just about everyone can agree that there are few things more appetizing than a plate of juicy, saucy, perfectly-cooked chicken wings. There are certain restaurants that have a particular knack for the art of wings—and

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

HOME - BaronsBBQBeat

Desolate, ghostly, barren. These might have been the terms used when discussing good BBQ Restaurants in the San Diego…

Food & Drink | Food

Scientific killjoys name 2016’s most calorie-laden chain restaurant dishes · Newswire · The A.V. Club

Entertainment | Entertainment

21 Superhero Cake Designs That Will Destroy Any Villain With Their Good Taste

below we gathered a cool list of 21 superhero cake designs or just superhero cakes that will not just taste great, they look awesome too!

Food & Drink | Food

Now Clucking: Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken

We know where you can find the very best fried chicken in town. Seriously.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

You Know What Makes Great Food Coloring? Bugs

It's not from beetles. But it is from insects, and it's delicious!

Health & Fitness | Health News

25 Life Hacks to Eat Better

Though making time for food and preparing meals may sound like a chore, it can be one of the most important keys to the success of your health goals. If cooking at home seems overwhelming now, don’t worry. The more frequently you’re able to use the fo

Humor | So Funny....

Cockroach milk is the superfood the world’s been waiting for New York Post

Think twice before killing the next cockroach you find in your apartment. A team of scientists at India's Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine discovered that cockroach milk may be the greates

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Moringa: 46 Antioxidants & 90 Nutrients

  There is one superfood that has changed my life. When I decided to go on my vegan six month trial, I remember one of my friends taking me to a tea shop that had a number of superfoods and te…

Advice & Self-Help | Relationships

Want to Build Trust? Order the Same Food

Researchers found that when people see each other eat the same thing, they are quicker to negotiate agreements

Humor | Humor

Mexican People Try Taco Bell For The First Time

“It’s an explosion of flavor!” Check out more awesome videos at BuzzFeedVideo! http://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedvideo Hacer El Plan Licensed via Warner Chappell Produ...

Recipes | Recipes

20 Crowd-Pleasing Breakfast Casseroles for Christmas Morning — Recipes from The Kitchn

Christmas morning is always a feast for the senses. The smell of the tree, the hum of holiday music, and now, the rich and welcoming smell of a fresh-out-of-the-oven casserole. From an updated ham and cheese casserole — filled with fluffy eggs, pancetta

Family & Parenting | Kids

A Foodie Paradise For All Ages: The New Smorgasburg LA

Sure, it's the hottest new foodie spot in town, but should you bring the kids? (Hint: resoundingly, YES!)

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

9 Simple Steps to Paleo Diet | Grass Fed Girl

Are you planning to get started with paleo but don't know how to start? Don't be overwhelmed by all of the information. Read easy steps to paleo diet here.

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

This humble South LA stand is the birthplace of the chili dog

How one fast food legend continues to thrive after all these years

Food & Drink | Food

McDonald's expands all-day breakfast menu

The fast food giant revealed on Wednesday that it will be expanding its All-Day Breakfast menu to include biscuit, McMuffin and McGriddle sandwiches.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice

Pasta isn't fattening, and can actually help you lose weight, study finds

You’d be hard-pressed to find a meal as overwhelmingly demonised as pasta when it comes to weight-loss, but a new study has found that under the right circumstances, it’s not actually that fattening. In fact, pasta can actually help you maintain a...

Recipes | Recipes

18 Party-Friendly Burger and Sandwich Recipes for July 4th

I think it's fair to say that any kind of summery outdoor celebration flat-out requires a few handheld foods—something your guests can bite into without having to set their beers down. To that end, it's only logical that you supply them with burgers

Food & Drink | Food

F.D.A. Ruins Raw Cookie Dough for Everybody - The New York Times

Investigations traced the source of an E. coli outbreak to flour that was produced in November 2015 at the General Mills facility in Kansas City, Mo.

Recipes | Recipes

9 fried chicken recipes from the L.A. Times Test Kitchen

When it comes to comfort food, sometimes nothing beats fried chicken. There are few things more beautiful than a delicately seasoned piece of poultry, delicately seasoned and lightly dredged with a dusting of flour, baptized in a pool of sizzling fat to