Is Food an Addiction?

food addiction

photo by Angelo De Santis   I know, I know. It’s been debated. Extensively. In medicine, in nutrition–does compulsive and/or binge eating qualify as an addiction? While both eating behaviors tend to share many of the same traits as other addictions (loss of control, adverse health and social effects, possible genetic components, increased dopamine response,…

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How to Eat Healthy in a New City

new york

vincent desjardins   This post is sponsored by EVEN Hotels, as part of my work with their Well Well Well site. All opinions are, as always, 100% my own. Living in New York City, I’m constantly surrounded by some of the best food in the world. Every day, someone in my life calls or emails to tell…

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patty melt

Here are some of the photos I’ve taken recently. I think they show that I brunch a lot. See what you can make of them: Brunch at Fonda. Huevos divorciados and a bloody mary, or two. Brunch at Hundred Acres. This was our shared starter and no, three was certainly not enough. Small (and oddly…

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