Maria Godoy appears in the following:
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Monday, February 22, 2016
Americans craving kung pao chicken or a good lo mein for dinner have plenty of options: The U.S. is home to more than 40,000 Chinese restaurants.
One could think of this proliferation as a promise fulfilled — America as the great melting pot and land of opportunity for immigrants. Ironically, ...
Monday, January 18, 2016
Separation of church and state? When it comes to fighting food waste, the U.S. government is looking to partner up with the faithful.
The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday launched the Food Steward's Pledge, an initiative to engage religious groups of all faiths to help redirect the food that ...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's first stab at offering nutrition advice came in 1894, when W. O. Atwater, a chemist and pioneering nutrition investigator for the agency, published this warning in a Farmer's Bulletin:
"Unless care is exercised in selecting food, a diet may result which is one-sided or ...
Friday, January 08, 2016
TV is usually a place where the beautiful people shine. But last night, it was time for the uglies to step into the spotlight — ugly fruits and vegetables, that is.
Evan Lutz of Hungry Harvest, an organization that's trying to turn uglies into a business, appeared on ...
Friday, January 08, 2016
Tucked inside the U.S. government's latest update to its official eating advice is this recommendation: "Drink water instead of sugary drinks" — aka soda.
The bluntness of this statement is remarkable, in part, because the Dietary Guidelines released Thursday are, in other ways, anything but direct. For instance, as ...
Thursday, January 07, 2016
Monday, December 28, 2015
José Anzaldo is a bright, cheerful third-grader in Salinas, Calif. He loves school, he's a whiz at math, and, like lots of little boys his age, he wants to be a firefighter when he grows up. He also entered the country illegally, and his parents are migrant farmworkers who harvest ...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Like Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving is a time for coming together with loved ones – only the focus is on friends.
The Friendsgiving dinner – usually a potluck affair with plenty of booze — has taken off in recent years, especially among millennials. (Thank the gang from television's Friends for helping ...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
More than 36 percent of American adults and 17 percent of youth under 19 are obese, according to the latest figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Scientists still don't fully understand what got us here. And sometimes, the answers they've come up with turn out to ...
Friday, October 30, 2015
Earlier this week, several dozen chefs from around the country gathered to hear words of wisdom from Tom Colicchio.
"Have fun with it," Colicchio, a celebrity chef and award-winning restaurateur, told them, adding, "Let your passion come through."
But this wasn't the next batch of hopefuls on Top Chef, the ...
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Most of the kids in the U.S. don't get much time to eat lunch. And by the time those kids wait in line and settle down to eat, many of them feel rushed.
And a recent study suggests that this time crunch may be undermining good nutrition at school....
Friday, September 18, 2015
The wealth gap in America manifests itself not just in our pocketbooks but also in our bellies: The poor are eating less nutritious food than everyone else.
So concludes a new review of 25 studies published between 2003 and 2014 that looked at the food spending and quality of ...
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Thursday, July 23, 2015
A lot of people seem to want to bite Donald Trump's head off these days. For those riled up by the Republican presidential candidate's incendiary comments of late, artist Lauren Garfinkel offers up this food for thought:
Yep, that's the Donald's likeness carved into a circus peanut — those ...