9 Culinary Content Network Stories to Read Right Now Slideshow
April 25, 2013
Keeping you up to date in the world of great food and folk
Fresh Eggs Daily — The Incredible Edible Violet: Homemade Violet Soda
Fresh Eggs Daily began as a chicken-themed Facebook page in 2011, as a communal discussion place for backyard chicken keepers. In just two years, it has grown to almost 20,000 fans on Facebook, and has expanded to a blog, with a presence on Pinterest, YouTube, and Twitter. The mission is "to inspire others to live a simple, wonderful, natural farm life… every day. Because life is just better with chickens." In this post, Fresh Eggs Daily focuses on violets, and not only the beauty of these flowers, but their edible qualities and medicinal abilities. They also provide an easy and refreshing recipe for homemade violet soda.
Cupcakes & Kale Chips — Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Walnut Zucchini Muffins
Cupcakes & Kale Chips is a blog by a "chemical engineer-turned-stay-at-home-mom/wannabe-pastry-chef-and-wedding-planner with a meticulous, perfectionist nature and a huge fear of failure." Her blog name stems from a need for balance, as she has a love for both decadent treats and a healthy lifestyle. With a wheat allergy and high cholesterol, she is especially diet-minded, but that doesn’t stop her from "LOVE LOVE LOVE"-ing food. Here, Cupcakes & Kale Chips shares a guest post from "Sweet Twist of Blogging," who brings a delectable recipe for gluten-free chocolate chip walnut zucchini muffins.
Clean Food Creative Fitness — What to Do When You Can’t Stop Eating Cookies
Clean Food Creative Fitness aims to spread the message of positivity toward body image, self-esteem, and weight loss to as many women as she can. She is a nutrition expert, health coach, and has a passion for "food, fun dance, and all things fitness." In this post, Clean Food Creative Fitness lends a helping hand for those days (that might be every day for us), when you just can’t stop eating cookies.
Cookistry — Gadgets: Ball Dry Herb Jars
Cookistry (Cook, Bake, Boil, and Bubble), is all about creating, experimenting, and playing with food in the kitchen. She believes cooking is a combination of art and science, where one cannot exist without the other. Here, Cookistry talks about issues with storing herbs and spices and provides a product idea that can help.
Looky Tasty — Infuse Your Beer and Wine with Capital Teas
Looky Tasty is a blog dedicated to "keeping you up to date on fun, food-related events happening in New York City and Chicago," and sharing some insider food deals. In this post, Looky Tasty dispels notions that beer and tea may not go together, with coverage on how Capital Teas is fusing them with both beer and wine.
Mother Rimmy’s Cooking Light Done Right — Four Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally
Mother Rimmy’s Cooking Light Done Right is a resource for hundreds of healthy meal ideas, all complete with nutrition information and Weight Watchers points, "so you can feel good about what you eat." In this post, Mother Rimmy gives us her reasons for why we should be eating with the seasons.
Garnish with Lemon — Green Beans with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette
Garnish with Lemon was created by two moms who bonded over "preschools, carpools, and a love of good food." Their desire to inspire families to eat well and enjoy the cooking and creating process led them to creating this blog, and sharing their recipes with you. Here, Garnish with Lemon shares a compelling recipe for dressing up your green beans, using walnuts and a warm bacon vinaigrette.
Foodie Fresh — Healthy Snacks for Kids on Fox News Rising
Foodie Fresh loves preparing food as much as she loves eating it. She began her blog back in October of 2009, and it has grown to be such a part of her that cooking, food, and blogging all go hand in hand. She loves hearing from readers and values the ability to share her experiences with others. In this post, Foodie Fresh shares photos from her appearance on Fox News Rising, talking about sharing healthy snacks that are great for kids.
Cleverly Inspired — Reader Redesign: Organizational Help in the Kitchen
Cleverly Inspired (Be inspired to be clever), believes that knowledge is for sharing. Her mission is to share a sense of accomplishment, pride, and a desire to never stop learning with all that read her blog. In this post, Cleverly Inspired helps us tackle that much-needed reorganization of our kitchens, and provides some photo inspiration to help.