For about a year or so I've been hearing a lot of talk about racism and cultural appropriation in the digital food media industry. It's a controversial topic - one that I can see both sides of. That being said, I do have a strong opinion on the matter, especially when it comes … [Read more...] about Cooking Other People’s Food
"OH MY GOSH, SHAREBA!" my co-worker scolded me, as I sprinkled salt onto the baked potato that I was eating for lunch. She stared at me in horror, as I proceeded to top my potato with the tablespoon of sour cream that came with my meal. I ate my lunch as quickly as possible, and … [Read more...] about Why Are We So Judgemental About What We Eat?
I've decided that it's time to make a confession. This is something that I haven't been wanting to talk about... but I knew it would come up sooner or later. So here it is... my deep dark secret... I live a double life. Well, not really. But I do work in both journalism … [Read more...] about My Dirty Little Secret
It should have been a fun event filled with wonderful comfort food, but long lineups and food shortages turned the #TOGrilledCheeseFest into a public relations nightmare. Patrons paid $45.19 each for "access to all-you-can-eat grilled cheese sandwiches and gourmet soup from … [Read more...] about What Really Happened at the Toronto Grilled Cheese Fest