Tag: Sustainability

When Rain Drives You to Eat Chocolate!

When Rain Drives You to Eat Chocolate!

“If everything goes as planned, there would be no story,” my husband often says. It also means that I would not be writing this story! Following our halfway Thanksgiving meeting point in Kona, Hawaii, with our niece (who lives in New Zealand), we headed to Kauai for...

Tracking the Trends — What Will Shine for 2023?

Tracking the Trends — What Will Shine for 2023?

Trends like weather are forecasts. Some will shine through while others may get covered with a dark cloud. Regardless of what consumer surveys or noted chefs may predict,1 unexpected storms, like pandemic-related supply chain snafus, can alter the path. Looking back...

Water — The Ultimate Food Fight?

Water — The Ultimate Food Fight?

Water is the core to our existence, from how our bodies perform to the availability of our food! For some of us in the Eastern U.S., the lack of available water and rain may not be an issue (especially with the recent rains/floods), but for others it is. The reality...