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Foodie Underground: Is Technology Killing Our Relationship to Real Food?

ColumnIn our modern, technology filled world, we’re busy, and so we cut corners, but food shouldn’t be one of them. Checking your iPhone during dinner is rude (well, unless you’re food porning it up… and even then, there are limits). But what’s worse? Making your iPhone your dinner partner. That’s right […]

Foodie Underground: The Other Food Porn

We’ve already discussed the obsession of pairing your wines and appetizers with your DSLR. In sifting through old photos recently, I was shocked to realize that my photographic theme is about 80/20, food vs. other. When something looks good and tastes good it’s hard to not want to document it. […]

Foodie Underground: Fresh Cheese 101

ColumnTurns out, making your own cheese is easier than you can imagine. Before you start reading the rest of this column, maybe I should clarify what kind of foodie I am. Yes, I like to cook. Yes, I like to throw dinner parties. Yes, I spend a large part of […]

Foodie Underground: A Penchant for Gourmet Junk Food

ColumnBeing a junk foodie has never been so hip. It’s always good to leave your bubble. In Portland, Oregon, my bubble is food related and consists of farmers markets, New Seasons and buying quinoa in bulk. But for the past few weeks, I’ve been on the road, which has necessitated […]

Is Doing a Detox Diet Pointless? Foodie Underground

Is that detox diet you’re considering for after the holidays all it’s cracked up to be? I gauge people’s interest in food based upon what articles the Internet shares. Ok, kidding, but there are times when I see the same article shared again and again and again. Earlier this month […]

Is Being Gluten-Free Dumb or Not? Foodie Underground

Should you eat gluten-free or is gluten sensitivity a myth? Maybe it’s time we re-framed the conversation. The big headlines in the world of food media during the last couple of weeks were something along the lines of “gluten sensitivity isn’t a thing.” This was on account of new research […]

The Sexism of Food and Our Kitchens: Foodie Underground

If we want to talk about more cooking at home, we also have to talk about sexism. I have always been an advocate of cooking. If there is one thing you can do to better your diet and better your food choices, I really do believe it’s opting to make […]

10 Boring Real Foods That Should Be Trendy: Foodie Underground

Forget the trendy foods, we need all the boring real foods back in our lives. Pro tip: if you want to eat well you do not need to buy all of the trendy health foods at the store. Sparkly probiotic drinks, omega 3-antioxidant infused vegan ice creams, supercharged gluten-free miracle […]

Is Being Gluten-Free Dumb or Not? Foodie Underground

Should you eat gluten-free or is gluten sensitivity a myth? Maybe it’s time we re-framed the conversation. The big headlines in the world of food media during the last couple of weeks were something along the lines of “gluten sensitivity isn’t a thing.” This was on account of new research […]

Ask Foodie Underground: Dinner Party Etiquette and Foodie Couture Wings

ColumnFrom recipes to love, Ask Foodie Underground has the answer. Dear Foodie Underground, Are dietary restrictions a right or a privilege? When you disconnect that IV (irrevocably vegan) drip and venture into someone else’s dinner party, should you ask or expect your frantic host to accommodate your dietary demands? Is […]

Ask Foodie Underground: Dinner Party Etiquette and Foodie Couture Wings

ColumnFrom recipes to love, Ask Foodie Underground has the answer. Dear Foodie Underground, Are dietary restrictions a right or a privilege? When you disconnect that IV (irrevocably vegan) drip and venture into someone else’s dinner party, should you ask or expect your frantic host to accommodate your dietary demands? Is […]

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