Category Archives: Food Shaker

My Food Interview With The Cast Of “The Hundred Foot Journey” Movie

Sometimes life throws little surprises on your lap.  A few weeks ago I was asked if I would like to interview the cast of The Hundred Foot Journey and that cast included Dame Helen Mirren.  Being that this movie is based … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Cheese Pretzels: The Most Sublime Snack Ever

 I recently created these Oaxaca Cheese Pretzels for Cacique Cheese’s blog/website.  They were the BEST freshly baked pretzels that I’ve ever had, and I couldn’t help but link them from Cacique’s site to my blog, and vise versa, that way … Continue reading

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Coachella: A Festival for The Senses

Nothing could prepare me for the 103 degree heat that slathered my skin as I got out of the air conditioned car to head into the Coachella Festival 2012.  But once my eyes feasted on my surroundings, the colorful people, … Continue reading

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Camp Blogaway! My interview with curator Patti Londre

With Camp Blogaway just around the corner, my anticipation grows with excitement. Camp Blogaway is one of the most exclusive conferences a food blogger can attend. Only 100 lucky attendees will join the group for a weekend up in the … Continue reading

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My food interview with epic photographer Penny De Los Santos!

If you love food and the journey that comes along with it, then it’s hard not to fall in love with Penny De Los Santos’ photos.  She tells a story through provisions.  Her portraits transport you around the world and … Continue reading

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My food interview with the sensational, inspirational – Kim Deal of The Breeders/Pixies. Yup, I said food interview!

I don’t remember the year exactly…. It might have have been 1991 or 1992, the Pixies were playing a private show for Halloween here in Los Angeles at a club that was called 1970′s on Highland.  I found out about … Continue reading

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My Interview with the one and only MATT ARMENDARIZ!

Photo by: Gabriel Goldberg Matt Armendariz is one of the best contemporary food photographers we’ve been graced with.  His artful eye catches images in a way most can’t.  He brings food to life, and fun to food.  He recently published … Continue reading

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