How Do You Like Your Pop Corn?


The Oscars have come and gone for another year, but popcorn is still with us.

How do you like your popcorn? I like mine with butter.

However it seems buttered popcorn is passé these days.

Popcorn it seems has gone upscale. Gourmet popcorn was named one of the top five food trends by […]

Sugar and Spice and All Things Nice


I am talking spices.

Humans have been using spices to jazz up their foods for eons. The first estimated date of spice use is 1700 BCE. The spice: cloves. The place: Syria.

Ramesses II of Egypt had two peppercorns stuck in his nostrils when he was mummified.

The Black […]