-Although both Gourmet and Bon Apetit magazines are owned by Conde Nast, they are battling for a shrinking audience. As I've noted before I far prefer Gourmet and hope it remains the fittest.
-New York city coffee shops are cracking down on laptop users who plug in and linger for hours.
-Will Goldfarb, former quirky dessert master, New Yorker profile subject, owner of the unimpressive, now-shuttered Room 4 Dessert has
opened up a bbq truck.
-The Wall Street Journal writes about people who have coped with the recession by taking cooking classes.
-Think your rent is expensive? How about $53,558 per month? One hot dog vendor outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art failed to make that.
-Research shows that eating fatty foods affects our cognitive abilities.