Posts tagged "food"

Stop Eating White Bread If You Want To Have More Sex

Is your sex drive sluggish? Maybe you should lay off all the peanut butter and jelly sandwiches on Wonder Bread. A very enlightening article about sex drive killers points to white bread as a possible culprit: "Foods such as white bread release the sugar more quickly than their wholegrain counterparts — and too…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 29, 2011

Yelp Helps Hungry Hipsters Find Places To Dine

I'm glad that Yelp has finally recognized the hipsters as a category of people that need to eat. Now you can find out if a restaurant or bar is known for its "hipster" ambience. But you'd better act quickly, as once an establishment earns a "hipster" rating, all the actual hipsters stop going there. Maybe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 23, 2011

Lily Allen Used To Be Bulimic

"I used to vomit after meals. It's not something I'm proud of. But, I tell you what, a lot of people came up to me telling me how great I looked and I'd be on the cover of every magazine. I thought I looked good and it was great to be able to try o…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 8, 2011

Lady Gaga Sues Over Breast Milk Ice Cream

Lady Gaga is not too happy about The Icecreamists newest flavor in their London ice cream parlor. It's called Baby Gaga and it's made from human breast milk. The milk is given by volunteers, who are registered blood donors, and then is pasteurized and mixed with vanilla pods and lemon zest. The flavor…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 8, 2011

Get Stuffed At Your Next BBQ

We're psyched for spring for a number of reasons; warm weather brings bare legs, iced coffee, peonies, and, perhaps most importantly, the desire to fire up the grill. (Though we live in New York City, we purposefully collect a few friends with backyards and/or roof decks for such things.) A simple burger may be acceptable…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2011

Beware Of Food-Related Injuries

God, I HATE when I get coffee crotch. Wasabi nose is a bitch too. I will be more careful. Food can be very, very dangerous. [Pleated Jeans]…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 26, 2011

What Would You Rather Have For Dessert?

Hmmm. My sweet tooth is howling. What should I have for dessert? There's two tasty options that I just can't choose between. I could jet to London for some Baby Gaga, human breast milk ice cream. Yes, lactating women actually donate breast milk to the ice cream parlor. Don't worry, it's screened for safety. Sound…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 26, 2011

How To Tell If Your Food Is Food

Sometimes it can be difficult to determine if your food is actually, well, food. That's where this handy chart comes in. If it's got more than five ingredients, it's probably not food. Sorry. [SummerTomato]…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 11, 2011

Stir Things Up With These Peppermint Cocktail Stirrers

One of our favorite things to do during the holidays is to take things that are already awesome — like chocolate brownies, kitty cats, and cocktails, for example — and make them even more awesome, usually by adding some marshmallows or mint chips and maybe a cute Christmas sweater to the former two. For the…
By: Wendy Atterberry / December 9, 2010

Tory Burch Knows How To Throw A Sweet Party

How awesome are these Tory Burch monogram s'mores that @glamour_fashion snapped at last night's Tory Burch party? We're so stealing this idea. Now all we have to do is design a personal logo ... [Twitpic]…
By: Leonora Epstein / December 2, 2010

30-Proof Whipped Cream, Anyone?

This certainly would have made my pecan pie even more knock-your-socks-off. Did you know that there is such a thing as alcoholic whipped cream? Two companies—Cream and Whipped Lightning—are currently selling this product in the Boston area. It come in flavors like chocolate, vanilla, caramel, raspberry and orange and contains 15 to 18 percent alcohol…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 1, 2010

Gobble, Gobble, Slurrrr: Yes, Vodka-Infused Turkey Exists

Some prefer their turkey day drunkenness to transpire on the couch with a dozen relatives and a football game. Others prefer their alcohol shot directly in the bird. Georgi Vodka and several New York City restaurants have infused a turkey with five different types of vodka and prepared a 100-proof vodka gravy…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 23, 2010

The Dieci Can Kick Four Loko’s Butt

If you think Four Loko will put hair on your chest (or maybe even kill you), consider the Dieci. Brooklyn coffee shop The Pulp & The Bean began serving the drink that they are calling "coffee porn in a cup" and "20 ounces of just thunder" this week. The Dieci is 10 shots of…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 20, 2010

Thanksgiving Dinner For The Lazy

Slice of Thanksgiving layer cake anyone? Just think of all the dishes you won't have to wash. That's truly something to be thankful for. [BuzzFeed]…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 10, 2010

Do Not Want: Bacon-Flavored Soda

Jones' Bacon Flavored Soda is a gastronomic experiment I don't want to partake in. Two bottles cost $10 and come with a bag of cheddar bacon popcorn, bacon lip balm, and bacon gravy. The perfect gift for that special pig in your life. [AOL]…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 5, 2010

Barneys Wants You To Have A Very Foodie Holiday

Not sure about you, but the first thing we think of when contemplating our holiday shopping is rubbing some luxury cashmere with raw seafood. At least Nobuyoshi Araki sees eye to eye with us. Check out some of the photographer's work for Barneys' holiday campaign in all its foodie goodness, after the jump! […
By: Leonora Epstein / November 5, 2010

Play With Your Food, Patriotically

Ever wondered what France might taste like? Or Japan? Well, thanks to Jen over at Tiny Urban Kitchen you can now discover the flavors of the world. Jen's created a series of pizza flags detailing her travels around the globe--everywhere from Canada to Taiwan to Italy and Sweden. Jen's pizzas are as pretty…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 31, 2010

Money 101: 8 Tips For Eating Healthy On A Budget

When you’re looking to trim your budget, it can be easy to cut down on what you spend on food. You can stop getting that latte every morning on your way to work and eat like you’re still in college. (Ramen, anyone?) But what if eating well is a priority, too? Elizabeth Somer, registered dietitia…
By: Colleen Meeks / October 29, 2010
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