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5 Things You Need To Know When Buying Olive Oil

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 02.10.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Not all olive oils are created equal. In fact, studies have found that fraudulent olive oil is a problem in the U.S. In the video above, ...

It's Time To Start Deep Frying Your Veggies

PureWow | Posted 02.08.2016 | Taste
PureWow

The next time you decide to serve a side of Brussels sprouts for dinner, it's A-OK to drown 'em and deep-fry 'em first, according to science. Relat...

Get the F*ck Out of Town: A Story for Tired Entrepreneurs.

Alona Elkayam | Posted 01.21.2016 | Business
Alona Elkayam

To my fellow entrepreneurs for your strong conviction into the unknown, I honor you.

Eating 'Healthy Fats' Could Prevent More Than One Million Deaths

LiveScience.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.21.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak Boxe Published: 01/21/2016 10:16 AM EST on LiveScience Encouraging people to eat healthy fats such as those found in olive oil or...

Rebuilding Peace on a Farm in Italy

Christina Pacella | Posted 12.07.2015 | Women
Christina Pacella

Heartwarming smiles and the laughter of children as they glimpse nature and discover a friend -- as they regain consciousness of feelings and emotions lost to hours spent in front of computers and cell phones -- spark a light of hope for humanity.

Healthy Olive Oil? Bitter is Better!

Marilyn Harding | Posted 11.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Harding

These high phenolic olive oils -- or HPOOs as they are now being called -- are being discovered as more and more olive growers learn of these studies and the potential to measure and sort their oils and supply them to a growing health conscious market.

Eataly: Italian Food the Italian Way

Renee Lo Iacono | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel
Renee Lo Iacono

When my friend in Milan took me to Eataly I was initially surprised to discover that he wanted to show me a grocery store, however, after a walk thr...

In Greece, a Little Goes a Long Way

Marilyn Harding | Posted 09.29.2015 | Small Business
Marilyn Harding

"A little goes a long way" is usually the mantra of the travel companies encouraging clients to take advantage of Greece, this economically-beleague...

The 7 Keys To A Happy, Healthy Brain

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.26.2015 | Science

Why are some people sharp as a tack at 95 years old, while others begin struggling with mental clarity in their 50s? A lot of it has to do with geneti...

5 Things to Know About Italian Olive Oil

Eleanor Shannon | Posted 09.21.2015 | Taste
Eleanor Shannon

Buying "real" oil is a way of supporting and protecting the culture of high quality, family olive growing in Italy. Industrial production, mislabeling of low quality oil and ferocious price competition is putting many small, artisan producers out of business.

Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

Live Science | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.14.2015 | Healthy Living

The Mediterranean diet may be able to add "reduces risk of breast cancer" to its long list of health benefits, according to a new study fro...

Besides Weaving Lavender, Sipping Olive Oil and Roaming Roman Ruins - What is There to Do and See in Saint-Rémy de Provence?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 08.23.2015 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Outside of the central market plaza, on the stairs of the church, yes the church, weavers display hundreds of colorful wicker baskets, from the traditional Provençal natural straw ones to some more elaborate versions in pinks and purples, blues and oranges.

If You're Doing This to Your Nuts, Stop It!

Kim D'Eon | Posted 06.13.2015 | Taste
Kim D'Eon

I'm going to share a quick checklist of foods that you might be surprised to learn belong in your fridge. In a nutshell (see how I did that) these foods include anything that contains oil.

5 New Ways To Use Olive Oil In Your Cooking

Epicurious | Posted 06.09.2015 | Taste
Epicurious

Olive oil on sorbet (and yogurt, and fresh fruit) might seem strange, but it shouldn't be.

The Best Diet To Boost Your Memory And Brain Health

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.13.2015 | Fifty

To keep your brain and memory sharp as you age, reach for the nuts and olive oil, according to a new study. The findings, released Monday in the jo...

Tunisia's Liquid Gold Olive Oil Production

Franco Lania | Posted 05.12.2015 | Taste
Franco Lania

What country do you think is the second largest olive oil producer this year? It's Tunisia! That's right. While the olive crop in other countries dec...

The Perfect Steak: Tips, Techniques and Gear for Mastering Bone-In Rib Eye

Tasting Table | Posted 12.14.2014 | Taste
Tasting Table

Instead of running out to your local steakhouse, consider basking in the glory of serious meat cookery at home.

Frying With Olive Oil, And Other Ways You're Misusing Oil

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.26.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Whether you're choosing coconut oil for popcorn or olive oil for a quick sauté, the first thing you need to know is the smoke point you're aiming for.

How This Boomerpreneur Reinvented Himself With A Tasty New Career

John Tarnoff | Posted 11.09.2014 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Jim Milligan might well be considered the Howard Schultz of olive oil. Like Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, it was on his business trips to Europe, and Italy in particular, that Milligan became enraptured by the quality and variety of extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars, and the practice of offering customers the option of combining and tasting the products as both sales incentive and education. His career reinvention has been a successful pivot to that vision.

8 Great Things That Have Been Ruined By Corporate America

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 09.04.2014 | Business

Life's simplest pleasures may be hard to put a value on. But that hasn't stopped corporate America from trying. 1. Water If you're looking f...

9 Ways New York City Women Prep Their Skin For Fall

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.18.2014 | Style

As the seasons change, so does our skin. With autumn around the corner, it's time to reassess our beauty routines to make sure our warm-weather fa...

19 Healthy Essentials You Need On Your Grocery List

Kim D'Eon | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Kim D'Eon

Cooking tasty and healthy meals from scratch is easy and can be super-quick if you're set up and ready to go. The key to success is having your kitchen stocked to rock.

Off-the-Beaten-Path in Italy's Small Towns

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

On my most recent trip to Italy, I decided to do something different: get away from the known destinations, explore the small towns and learn a bit more about the local culture.

This Oil Will Magically Make Your Makeup Disappear

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks and Raydene Salinas | Posted 04.24.2014 | Style

Although applying makeup can be very fun and empowering, the task of having to take it off before bed can be quite troublesome. Like when your mascara...

How To Make Olive Oil-Thyme Bundt Cake

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 06.15.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Who doesn't love the look of a Bundt cake?