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Culinarily Speaking

As anyone knows, who you interact with – at work, socially, family, eating out, etc. – influences how you talk. In academia the fancy word for this is “discourse communities.” [...]

2023-03-14T13:16:51-04:00February 16, 2023|Bex Blog|

Valentine’s Day Soldiers On

Many cultures take credit for kickstarting American traditions: “the Romans started civilization!” “The world owes it all to Greece!” “Thank the Dutch for civilization, etc.” America is a hodgepodge of [...]

2023-03-14T13:41:54-04:00February 7, 2023|Bex Blog|

Women’s Health Prevention

“Go Red for Women” is a women’s heart health initiative celebrated annually on the first Friday in February (Feb 3rd this year). The goal is to spread women’s health awareness [...]

2023-02-07T12:43:09-05:00February 7, 2023|Bex Blog|

Atomic Food

As much as I gobbled it, I somehow missed that Atomic Fireball candy, a well-known staple of Gen X and better youth, had a rather noticeable mushroom cloud on the [...]

2023-02-03T08:00:37-05:00February 2, 2023|Bex Blog|

Year of the Rabbit

The Lunar New Year represents the start of the lunar calendar based on the cycles of the moon, centering around traditions and foods passed down through the centuries.  Many celebrate [...]

2023-01-27T09:19:47-05:00January 26, 2023|Bex Blog|

Quest for Fire

After a rough go of being a carpetbagger in Atlanta a few years ago, and deciding to go back north, I had some in-between time at an Airbnb. I’d never [...]

2023-01-26T13:12:39-05:00January 26, 2023|Bex Blog|

Small Businesshood

At the start of the new year, a New York Times article appeared highly critical of the restaurant world and fine dining. (“Noma, Rated the World’s Best Restaurant, Is Closing [...]

2023-03-14T12:29:20-04:00January 19, 2023|Bex Blog|

Good Salt

Salt is the essence of life and can be found in the cells of every living organism. It is an essential component in plants, animals, and humans. Salt is required [...]

2023-01-13T09:00:24-05:00January 13, 2023|Bex Blog|
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