Diva Foodies Kid Chef – Brielle
Jan31

Diva Foodies Kid Chef – Brielle

We love kid chefs! A few weeks ago I popped into the Atlanta auditions for MasterChef Junior. Although I wasn’t allowed to see the actual auditions, I did meet some very cool kid chefs (and their parents) who were waiting their turn to cook their little hearts out for the judges. These kids were every bit as passionate as the adult chefs I know.  One of the special kids I met was adorable 8-year old Brielle. Only in the second...

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#FoodTVChat with Amanda Saab
Jun24

#FoodTVChat with Amanda Saab

We hope you will be able to join us this Thursday, June 25th for #FoodTVChat with Amanda Saab because not only will you have  the opportunity to chat with “the first headscarf-clad chef on prime time television” you will be able to chat with an all around fascinating chef competing on Season 6 of Gordon Ramsey’s Master Chef. Yes, Amanda Saab is garnering some headlines about her headscarf or “hijab“,...

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Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 6
Apr05

Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 6

The creators of Food Network All Star Academy certainly got the twists and thrills right in this show. Last week the Mentor Chefs competed against each other for the opportunity to bring back an eliminated home cook. The fierce competition among the Mentor Chefs was great fun to watch. Chef Alex and Chef Michael tried to make amends, for what they perceived, as their faults for their home cooks going home. Chefs @guarnaschelli &...

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Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 5
Mar29

Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 5

Watching FoodTV competition shows can be an adrenal rush but live tweeting is like running a race along with the chefs and contestants! Live tweeting is the ultimate complement fans can pay to a TV show and its cast .. or in FoodTV the chefs & contestants. Last week Food Network’s All Star Acacdemy said good bye to home chef Mimi Chang, Team Curtis. Mimi’s omlette done her in proving seemingly simple dishes might be...

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Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 3
Mar15

Twitter Social Media Challenge: Food Network’s All-Star Academy /Week 3

And then there were 7 Food Network All Star Academy contestants.  Although Bill Joerger III @phillyfire4106,  Team Michael Symon,  won the  Social Media Challenge last week with the most Twitter Followers at 64 (!) he didn’t fare as well on All Star Academy. As with any competition, FoodTV or social media, you’re on top one week and perhaps gone the next! With a team of One, the pressure is on for Team Michael.  Vanessa...

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