Birds the Word

Top 3 Ethnic Cuisines For Your Restaurant

Looking for ethnic cuisines to incorporate into your restaurant? Well, the top 3 for 2012 are..... Mediterranean, Indian and Caribbean. It seems like ...

01.06.2012 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Cheech and Chong’s Magic Brownies

I ran across this in a magazine a couple months ago and I finally had a few minutes to share with everyone. If ...

12.20.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Frito-Lay Casa Grande Plant – Better for the Environment

In November, Frito-Lay's Casa Grande Plant was named the sustainable plant of the year. While chips and bean dip may come to mind, ...

12.06.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Risk of Homemade Bakery Items in Stores?

  The Mercury News reported on a Los Angeles home baker who sell his fresh baked bread to a local specialty foods shop. He ...

12.02.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Make Your Life More Organic

  Last week, Carter and I attended Your Health Source's Whole Grain Demo. Monica showed us how to make whole grain bread from scratch ...

11.28.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Menu Labeling: Are Small Restaurants Interested?

Menu Labeling: Are Small Restaurants Interested? The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released an article about menu labeling and small restaurants in the Los Angeles ...

11.23.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Weight Loss in the White House

My favorite First Lady does it again! She has inspired many White House staff to make healthier eating habits and increase exercise.  We've ...

11.15.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Fazoli’s does Nutrition Analysis

The Italian fast food restaurant is changing it's menu to attract some of the health conscious consumers.  Fazoli's is adding several menu items ...

11.11.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

Food Stamp Budget Cuts: Abuse or Neglect?

The Huffington Post released an article in late October stating that Democrats are protesting proposed food stamp reduction. I thought this was an ...

11.08.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird

What Fish Are You Really Buying?

  A new research study by the Boston Globe found that restaurants are substituting low quality fish for high dollar menu items. This may ...

11.03.2011 Posted in Birds the Word by bird