Interview With Founders Lani Preis & Marla Zafft of chick*u*do
Sep29

Interview With Founders Lani Preis & Marla Zafft of chick*u*do

Launching a new business is exciting but often an experience where you feel you’re walking on egg shells. For Lani Preis and Marla Zafft their innovative, school lunch tool chick*u*do has to appeal to two audiences: parents and kids. That’s a pretty tall order. Lani and my paths have crossed many times in the Atlanta marketing world. When I learned about her new venture I was intrigued especially since chick*u*do is not a...

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Give Me Five for No Kid Hungry
Sep11

Give Me Five for No Kid Hungry

I walked into the party.… As I walked into the posh Atlanta Athletic Club the words from Carly Simon’s song You’re So Vain played in my head which was odd because the party, Give Me Five, was a charity event for a well deserving campaign* No Kid Hungry. I am sure the people attending were not “so vain.” But still you know when a song gets stuck in your head… However, the lyrics that did make sense...

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Chefs Tell Why Add A Fried Egg To Savory Dishes
Aug21

Chefs Tell Why Add A Fried Egg To Savory Dishes

Recently a friend asked me, “Why are so many chefs adding a fried egg to savory dishes?” A friend asked, "Why do chefs add a fried egg to so many dishes?" So I'm asking you! Why? @LoganJrChef @ChezMontier https://t.co/mzUTImaGso pic.twitter.com/MiYUZYDmre — Diva Foodies (@DivaFoodies) August 4, 2017 I wasn’t quite sure so I reached out to a couple of Diva Foodies’ chef pals. Logan Guleff,...

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Vino Venue ~ Food Blogger Tasting
Aug18

Vino Venue ~ Food Blogger Tasting

Stepping into Vino Venue you might ask, “What exactly is Vino Venue?” Well, Vino Venue is an interesting concept which combines a restaurant, wine bar, retail wine store, cooking and wine classes and culinary, competitive, team experiences in one location. Needless to say there is a talented team working behind the scenes to pull off this type of “venue!” Disclaimer: This post is part of an influencer blogger...

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Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Aug02

Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Happy National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! August 2nd is definitely a day to celebrate. Recently I received a copy of food blogger Irvin Lin’s new cookbook Marbled, Swirled And Layered. Reading cookbooks is a happy time for me (as is eating ice cream!). I especially appreciated that Irvin Lin encourages his readers to experiment with his basic recipes. In fact, he even provides suggestions. Disclaimer: This post is part of an...

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