Food Facts & Lore, Monday Magazine

The Monday Mag – Nov 14, 2016

In This Edition Of Our Somewhat Weekly Magazine: Alectryomancy... The Art of The Wishbone Wish Holiday Table Seating With a Twist The Varnum Food Fare Our Favorite Quote Of The Week ~ "The joy from eating does not come from the exclusivity of the food, but instead from the sensitivity that we eat it with.” -… Continue reading The Monday Mag – Nov 14, 2016

Family time, Food Facts & Lore, Table Manners

How To Squeeze Lemon On Fish And A Few Other Citrus Moves

Back in the Middle Ages, there was little ceremony around food. Even kings behaved like despicable gluttons at the table. True table manners emerge in upper-class, private dining room settings around the 1700's. Table manners are really about little dainty details. Sit up straight, don't put elbows on the table, don't slurp and so on.… Continue reading How To Squeeze Lemon On Fish And A Few Other Citrus Moves

Family time, Food Facts & Lore

Eating Pizza With Chopsticks

Some foods send a clear, unspoken, unmistakable message to individuals sitting down at a meal. Some foods are more fun than others. The setting makes a difference too, of course, and we choose the setting for our meals according to our moods. How we eat a particular dish is actually completely arbitrary. For example, someone,… Continue reading Eating Pizza With Chopsticks