Atkins Diet

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Weirdest Internet search quirks of all 50 states (including Colorado) according to Estately, the site behind our recent list of the ten best states for hippies, has a new target: the Internet search quirks of all fifty states, including Colorado, produced by running "hundreds of search queries through Google Trends to determine which words, terms and questions each state was s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    Learning how to be vegetarian without being a jerk about it

    Many times in my life, others have assumed I was a vegetarian. At a work function or a family dinner, someone would attempt to pass me some kind of animal product, only to pull back the offering abruptly and say, "Oh, I forgot. You're vegetarian." But I'm not a vegetarian -- never have been -- and u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Five food trends that need to die with 2012

    This year has been an interesting and generally productive one for food trends, with global tastes well-established, house-made fruit and vegetable pickles all the rage, gourmet burgers and craft brews holding steady, and Peruvian and Thai fusion cuisine everywhere. But with the good comes the bad, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2012

    Krispy Kreme's new doughnuts -- lemony, limey and a bit old-timey

    Cake batter fried in oil, then smeared with sugar icing. Sometimes I wonder how the human race managed to survive the advent of doughnuts, and then the materialization of chains like Krispy Kreme. Krispy's has been very, very successful at tapping into the fat-and-sugar lust that people inherited ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Five reasons why Fazoli's should not be a casual dining restaurant

    Fazoli's, America's favorite Italian fast-food chain, is on a sizzling growth streak right now, and instead of resting on its fettuccine, the company has decided to capitalize on its popularity by making some massive -- and possibly ill-advised -- changes, which turn the chain from fast-food to casu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2011

    Bugged by the Huffington Post's "11 Biggest Food Trends of 2011"

    ​The Huffington Post has succumbed to the temptation of food trends lists. While the Huff-P does politics like everybody's business, why are they now trying to convince the dining public that they're eating more bugs, that pimento cheese is suddenly cool and that macarons are falling from the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2011

    Top five diet trends -- and why everyone quit caring about them

    ​ Superfoods are the latest cool diet trend, despite the fact that most people couldn't pick an antioxidant or a free-radical out of a lineup. Sometimes knowing why some foods are better for you (clever marketing tool) than others isn't as important as carting around an expensive bottle of ac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    Food Channel's top ten dessert trends for 2011: two out of ten ain't bad

    ​If you hear it from the Food Channel, then it must be true. This crew's latest list -- of top ten dessert trends -- includes mass wedding cake genocide, tableside theatrics, Cinnamon Twists from Taco Bell, beer paired with doughnuts, two-fisting nuts (and yes, "two-fisting" is being used as ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 23, 2004

    Bite Me

    Dear Santa...

  • Dining

    April 22, 2004

    Drunk of the Week

    Blue Line Bar and Grill

  • Dining

    February 5, 2004

    Bite Me

    All Atkins, All the Time

  • Dining

    December 25, 2003

    Bite Me

    My Letter to Santa

  • Dining

    November 20, 2003


    The Ate Escape

  • Dining

    April 11, 2002

    The Bite

    Barry Fey mouths off.