Shrimp Har Gao - © via Pintrest

National Shrimp Day – everything has a ‘Day’, now-a-days – is upon us, and it’s a great time to fire up your backyard BBQ and celebrate with some tropically-themes skewers, or some butterflied Jumbos. Or, you can simply defrost a party Shrimp Ring and eat it in front of your fave TV show…

Diet Soda Kid - © blog.fooducate.com

Not in kids and teens, anyway, according to a new study from George Washington University. The finding seems counter-intuitive, but researchers say kids who drink artificially-sweetened beverages actually eat more than kids who drink plain water. The key seems to be the ‘sweetness’ factor…

Grilled Flank Steak - © simplyrecipes.com

Though spring is still taking its own sweet time to arrive here in the Great White North, folks have started bringing their barbecue grills out of hibernation in preparation for summer. And one of the questions backyard grill masters ask me every season is, “How do I cook a perfect Steak?”