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Creativity Behind Science

“Is Food Scientific or Artistic?” I was asked this a few days ago when applying for scholarships. I came to the consensus that,

Food is the basic unction that keeps us alive, it does not only give us the proper nutrients but it brings life unto our being. 516 more words

Culinary Student

Cornea recipient shares her favorite recipe!

“I am so grateful for my restored eyesight and look forward to working in the culinary field which gives me great joy.”

Elizabeth had her sight restored with a cornea transplant in 2008. 30 more words

The Eye-Bank

Lunch at the Culinary Institute of America 

I recommend making a reservation at the CIA while in Napa. We enjoyed the bubbly flight and some amazing food prepared by the students and served by the students. 18 more words


Peas and Carrots: A Chef in the Peace Corps

I am sure you are probably wondering what on earth a chef is doing in the Peace Corps, am I right? Don’t worry, you are not alone; I ask myself that same question everyday as I get out of bed before the sun comes up to head out to the fields. 1,349 more words


This Week in Culinary School: Week 8

Hello friends, sorry I am a little late in the latest update– I had a busy and exciting week! Believe it or not, I am now halfway through the classroom portion of my program.   504 more words



As I sit by an open window, lights off, candles lit, listening to the rain, I find myself feeling very reflective.

Today sucked. It started off with me being sick; some kind of stomach flu bug thing. 611 more words


Valentine's Day

Now I know the big day was last week but I had to work so Happy Belated Valentine’s Day!

I am an unapologetic supporter of Valentine’s Day. 531 more words