What’s Your Favorite Car Snack?

Have a listen: If you like it please Pop it at PopCurrent. Summer is here! And to get out of Phoenix’s heat I went to one of the Seven Wonders of the World,The Grand Canyon! It’s roughly a 4-hour drive from Phoenix to GC. As I mentioned I usually take an energy drink with me along for the drive along … Read More

Coming Soon to a Store Near You…

On July 31st, Belgian Blends will be hitting a store near you. A combination of Godiva chocolate and coffee, I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to taking a swig of this one. Coca-Cola has teamed up with Godiva Chocolatier to present this delectable treat in a bottle. Three flavors will debut when the new line hits stores: … Read More

Daily Eats Podcast: What’s Your Favorite Energy Drink?

Listen here:In case you haven’t guessed I’m a total workaholic, but I love what I do. From writing or talking about food, to marketing best consumer products for my clients, to finishing up on some classes I’ve been taking. I suppose you’re wondering I how do I manage to have a life. Here’s my secret…I have to warn you I’m … Read More

What’s your favorite sweetener? Pink, Yellow, Blue, White or Brown?

Is it sugar or a sugar substitute you enjoy? I’m not a fan of Aspartame found in NutraSweet and Equal, even though the FDA stands by its findings. There is a controversy around Sweet & Low and the substance saccharin. Are these substitutes good or evil? There’s saccharin, aspartame, sucralose, neotame and acesulfame potassium. Whew so many choices to sweeten … Read More

Daily Eats Food Lover’s Podcast #33

Dining with the Fried’s: Al, Sharon, Scott, and Joanne at PF Chang’s In Scottsdale.It was one of those evenings when fortune cookies mimic life. Mine read “Things are not always what they seem.” As I ponder why this cliche keeps coming up this week have a listen to the evening of food at PF Chang’s in Scottsdale, AZ. Gabcast! Daily … Read More

Daily Eats Food Lover’s Podcast #32

Breakfast with Janet Young, T C Eggington’s Mesa, AZ Early morning breakfast with Janet Young at T C Eggington’s in Mesa, AZ. Janet and I talked about the fabulous women business owner’s in Phoenix, AZ. The importance of having more women owned businesses in the US. Here’s to GIRL power! tags: Janet Young, T C Eggington’s, Mesa, AZ, bacon, eggs, … Read More

Plant Diseases Threaten Chocolate!

I’m a chocolate lover, no wait let me rephase that…I have a chocolate addiction! I heard some very disturbing news on today’s Science Friday! Ira Flatow tells us about “a trio of plant diseases with ominous names — black pod, frosty pod, and witches’ broom — threatens chocolate production worldwide.One expert says that if frosty pod and witches’ broom gain … Read More

Daily Eats Interview: New York Actor, Gary Welz

Tery Spataro has a special interview with Gary Welz. Gary is a New York actor, writer and mathematics instructor. He is known for his comedic PowerPoint presentations, role as funny professor in commercials, and playwright. I’ve known Gary for a long time and always admire his creativity.Gary shares his food stories, life on net adventures, plays he wrote, and life … Read More


My neighbor’s six-year-old likes to knock on our door and offer us gifts. Yesterday, for instance, she stopped by and gave us a hand-made “decoration”—i.e. a piece of origami paper folded into the shape of a burrito. Later in the day, she appeared on my stoop with a handful of jelly beans. “Would you like a jelly bean?” she asked. … Read More