Chef-opedia News National News
Food News From Topix
 Food News From Topix
Boozman: States need more flexibility in nutrition bill Boozman: States Need More Flexibility In Nutrition Bill

U.S. Sen. John Boozman said states like Arkansas need to be given more flexibility in how they administer child nutrition programs as the funding bill comes up for renewal this fall. The Republican lawmaker from Arkansas on Friday told reporters he supports giving more flexibility through the Child Nutrition Act, which funds the National School Lunch and summer food programs along with many others.

Salmonella outbreak that may be tied to pork grows Salmonella Outbreak That May Be Tied To Pork Grows

The state Department of Health says the number of Salmonella cases that may be tied to pork products has grown in Washington, with at least 90 people reported to have gotten sick. The Seattle Times reports that 55 of the cases have been reported in King County.

5 chemistry activities you can do at home 5 Chemistry Activities You Can Do At Home

You don't need a lab to learn about chemistry. The simple and inexpensive activities, found below, will teach basic chemistry principles from your own kitchen.

9 great baby and child-friendly cafes and restaurants in south London 9 Great Baby And Child-friendly Cafes And Restaurants In South London

Going out for a bite to eat with the kids can be tricky, but thankfully these great restaurants and cafes in south London make it simpler. We rounded up some of the region's best child and baby-friendly places to eat, whether it's a good kids' menu or something fun to keep them entertained.

See how BBQ Champ judge Adam Richman's weight has yo-yoed over the years See How BBQ Champ Judge Adam Richman's Weight Has Yo-yoed Over The Years

Man v Food star Adam Richman is back with a new series, BBQ Champ - a sort of meaty, smoky, char-grilled version of the Great British Bake Off. The 41-year-old TV presenter has often had to eat a lot of food in the line of duty, and has struggled to maintain a healthy weight.

Pesto chicken salad with red grapes Pesto Chicken Salad With Red Grapes

This is a great dish for do-ahead summer entertaining. Sweet and juicy grapes are the zesty "extra" that revive weary tastebuds on a hot summer night.

Higher wages a surprising success for Seattle restaurant Higher Wages A Surprising Success For Seattle Restaurant

After Seattle's new minimum wage law too... SEATTLE - Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Salmon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule. It is staff, not diners, who feel the real difference, with wages as much as 60 percent higher than before.

KatieQ's Best Tips for Cooking with Avocados - All in One Place KatieQ's Best Tips For Cooking With Avocados - All In One Place

Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline , we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun. When I have a bag of heading-South-fast avocados, I usually do one of two things: I put one in my bag and let it roll around for a day or so before pulling it out and making an ad hoc toast lunch, or I mash together a massive batch of guacamole.

Have A Blizzard, Help A Child On Miracle Treat Day Have A Blizzard, Help A Child On Miracle Treat Day

It's going to be another hot, humid day in Ocean County -- the kind of day that will have you wishing for a Blizzard. And today, on Dairy Queen's national Miracle Treat Day, if you buy a Blizzard -- that mixture of soft-serve ice cream with chunks of Oreos or Reece's Pieces any of several other delectable treats -- $1 from the purchase will be donated to a local Children's Miracle Network hospital.

Study: Americans cutting calories, but still not healthy Study: Americans Cutting Calories, But Still Not Healthy

After years of bad news about the obesity epidemic, which affects one-third of Americans, things may finally be looking up. In the past 10 years the rates of obesity appear to be leveling off among both children and adults.

Harrison's Can't Lose Diet Touts 'Real Food' As Key To Improved Health Harrison's Can't Lose Diet Touts 'Real Food' As Key To Improved Health

We assume that all advances in life are for the better. Faster computing power. Smarter phones.

Too good tapas-up: Brixton restaurant wins national award A Brixton... Too Good Tapas-up: Brixton Restaurant Wins National Award A Brixton...

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience.

One-at-a-time cocktails kill a summer party. Think pitchers One-at-a-time Cocktails Kill A Summer Party. Think Pitchers

This July 13, 2015 photo shows, from left, cilantro corn margaritas, micheladas and hibiscus coolers in Concord, N.H. These drinks are from recipes by Alison Ladman. Photo: Matthew Mead, AP This July 13, 2015 photo shows a michelada in Concord, N.H. This drink is from a recipe by Alison Ladman.

Barbecue warning as agency predicts 50% increase in food poisoning cases Barbecue Warning As Agency Predicts 50% Increase In Food Poisoning Cases

The Food Standards Agency is warning people to cook their meat thoroughly as food poisoning typically soars between July and September. According to the FSA, 25% of people in the East of England said they take extra care when cooking chicken on the barbecue.

Maine Lobster Festival Welcomes Crustacean Lovers to State Maine Lobster Festival Welcomes Crustacean Lovers To State

The Maine Lobster Festival is beckoning seafood lovers to Rockland, Maine, to experience the state's signature dish in all its buttery glory. The five-day event gets started on Wednesday and runs through Sunday.

Better than Bud: Imported, domestic and homebrews to add to your cooler Better Than Bud: Imported, Domestic And Homebrews To Add To Your Cooler

Better than Bud: Imported, domestic and homebrews to add to your cooler Impress your friends at your next BBQ with these highly-rated imported, domestic and homebrew selections. Check out this story on The summer is winding down, and chances for that killer barbecue are going with it.

FDA approves 'belly balloon' device for weight loss FDA Approves 'belly Balloon' Device For Weight Loss

Obese Americans struggling to shed pounds have a new weight-loss option: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved a temporary, implanted balloon device to treat obesity. The ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System works by taking up space in the stomach and causing a feeling of being full.

Home | About Us | Chef Profiles | Directory Web Search | News | Bookstore | Shopping | Contact Us
Copyright © 2007-2008 Chef Opedia. All rights reserved. | Privacy Policy