Julie & Julia is half a good movie. It attempts to meld two books instead of focusing on one of them
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I was privileged eventually to meet Julia Child (see below) and the following legendary cooking writers who each connected with each other, and for a bit, with me.
Everyone has heard of you -- the blogger who set out in 2002 to cook every recipe in Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking, which was turned into a book and then a movie.
if you like food, friendship, romance, sex, comedy, Paris or New York, you'll probably love Julie & Julia.
Julia Child was my Betty Freidan, the wisecracking, groundbreaking grande dame responsible for my culinary awakening.
The ability to cook gives me options that non-cooks don't have, and what is autonomy about, if not having options?
The publishing industry has anticipated the latent need-to-feed that's likely to surface in even the laziest among us as we watch the upcoming Julie and Julia.
But here's what I don't get: How is it that we are so eager to watch other people browning beef cubes on screen but so much less eager to brown them o...
Running a business is not a fairytale. And fun is the exception to the rule, even when your bricks and mortar are chocolate and visual cute.
Julie Powell's blog was about the lesson that Julia Child taught everyone: that loving food and the inalienable right to "eat well and enjoy life," are things that no one, ever, can claim ownership over.
For years, I've been collecting great quotes. They're words to live by. And they're invaluable to a speechwriter like me.
After seeing Julie & Julia I decided to read what was written about Julie Powell back when she was still actively engaged in her project.
Next, Streep juggles pots, pans and pâté in what promises to be a deliciously rich portrait of Julia Child during the decade-long span when she evol...
Maybe it's just my imagination, but I don't think so.
The run-up to Christmas this year, with each passing day, just keeps getting odder and weirder,...
WASHINGTON — Famed chef Julia Child shared a secret with Supreme Court Justice Arthur Goldberg and Chicago White Sox catcher Moe Berg at a time ...
Meryl Streep as Julia Child?
Columbia is cooking up "Julie & Julia," starring Streep as the famous chef and Amy Adams as a mastercook wannabe.
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