First Day of School

First Day of School

Images from Seattle Culinary Academy Well, I may soon have the solution for what’s for dinner for the rest of our lives. Today is the first day of the Fall 2010 quarter, and I am enrolled (and paid!) for the first quarter of six in Seattle Culinary...
Registered Dietitians and Gluten-Free

Registered Dietitians and Gluten-Free

Celiac disease affects about 1 in 133 people in the US (Gluten Intolerance Group, 2010, “Celiac Disease”), and SPINS, a natural products industry information company, reports that the gluten-free segment of the food industry is worth $921 million (2010,...
Weekend trip to Vancouver is worth the drive!

Weekend trip to Vancouver is worth the drive!

Vancouver, British Columbia, is only three hours from Seattle. Well, three hours plus the wait at the Peace Gate border crossing. Remember your passport so it doesn’t become a really long day of driving for you. It’s well-worth the drive, and since it’s relatively...
How to Host a Tea Party

How to Host a Tea Party

A tea party can be a fun way to celebrate special occasions or just getting friends together for a fun gathering. You can find tea houses serving afternoon tea in several cities across the United States, but you can host a fun tea highlighted with delicious party and...