Food and Drink


Christmas Ambience


When the holidays are here it means the holidaze craze has begun, and it includes spending time in the kitchen.



Sammy's Fish Box Restaurant

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My family and friends recently went to a restaurant and spent a couple of hundred dollars for food and drinks and I don't know if my limited diet plan had something to do with it, but I think eating out is totally overrated.

I know this sounds paranoid. But I know of many people who are convinced that some servers and chefs don't respect the food they place on our plates.
Counterproductive work behavior statistics indicate that six percent of service employees admit to having contaminated a customer’s food. That’s according to one study conducted by university researchers.

Foods For Kindneys


If you're concerned about the health of your own kidneys, these 15 super foods for kidney health should be on your grocery-shopping list. When buying fruits and vegetables, get the freshest ones you can find and be sure to include a variety, since some are rich in one nutrient and others are rich in another. If you can only find fruits that are not at their peak, the flavor may be lessened, but you'll still get good nutritional value from them for your kidney health.

Kill Medicaid Cuts


Cutting Medicaid will harm children, local communities, as well as state budgets

In 2015, Medicaid paid for nearly $4 billion in school-based health care services, including both special education and EPSDT services provided outside of special education. (See Below) By comparison, schools received about $12 billion in federal IDEA funding in 2015.



Starting today, children will find some cool new choices on their restaurant menus. These choices will also make the adults happy.

More than 15,000 restaurants in the USA representing 19 chains, including the likes of Burger King, I-HOP, Cracker Barrel, Chili's, Denny's and others are participating in a voluntary new initiative called Kids LiveWell.

Beginning today these two will join forces National Restaurant Association & Healthy Dining:

Free Thanksgiving Meals


City Island, NY Church is holding another free Thanksgiving celebration @ 12 Noon
Trinity Methodist City Island
113 Bay St, Bronx, NY 10464
(718) 885-1218

Angie's Restaurant getting ready to feed the community free meals. #happythanksgiving #wral

Free Thanksgiving meals in West Michigan via @woodtv

Restaurants pay it forward at Thanksgiving via @freep



Bronx Borough President Diaz invites Small Businesses to attend the breakfast meeting covering issues relevant to their growth and development.

Amilya Antonetti, Serial Entrepreneur & Fox News Small Business Voice serves as keynote speaker for this events.
Small Businesses are invited to attend and network at the breakfast meeting covering issues relevant to their growth and development.

In previous occasions the event has covered the use of the social networks as well as import and export opportunities.

5 Mayo Recipe


Combine first 5 ingredients for a creamy mayo with pico de gallo.
Meanwhile cover a large skillet with oil, or cooking spray.

Add cactus paddles, in batches; cook on high heat 5 min. on each side or until cactus is lightly cooked and sticky liquid has evaporated.

Top 5 cactus paddles in skillet evenly with chorizo and Singles; cover with remaining cactus paddles.

Cook 5 min. or until Singles are melted. Serve with lost of mayo and a bit of pico de gallo.

Gorditas de Nopales y Chorizo /Gorditas Michoacanas

TACOS DORADOS papa con chorizo de nopal

Cholesterol Food Fight


It's easy to eat your way to an alarmingly high cholesterol level. The reverse is true too changing what you eat can lower your cholesterol and improve the armada of fats floating through your bloodstream. Fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and "good fats" are all part of a heart-healthy diet. But some foods are particularly good at helping bring down cholesterol.