Comfort Food Trends Bring Us Back to our Roots

Comfort food. It even sounds warm and welcoming – like cuddling up by the fire on a cold winter day. Comfort food trends have seen a real resurgence in recent years and our desire for comfort food seems to be holding strong. So what is comfort food? Generally it’s the food we have good memories about, the food we think of when we hear the word homemade, and that reminds us of simpler times. The list of favorite comfort foods can be different for each of us. While homemade macaroni and cheese and meatloaf with mashed potatoes have been staples for many of us, for some of us comfort food may include a delicious cheesy lasagna, or yummy sweet potato …

Starting A Food Plot

So you’re thinking of starting a food plot? I found myself in that same situation about two years ago when I cleared my first plot. In the area of deer management and food plots I was like most beginners. I had no clue where to start or what my final plan was going to be. This article can be seen as a starting point for people who are thinking of starting a food plot, and incorporating it into their current deer management plan. This article is not based on any research and I am by no means an expert in the area – this is simply what I did and what I continue to do. I would like to be …

Food Franchises – How To Choose The Right One

If you’re looking to purchase a food franchise opportunity, then there are a few things you need to know. In this article I will discuss how to analyze food franchises to determine if they are worth the franchise fee you must pay in order to get them. Specifically we will talk about determining if they have a workable profit model, if the marketplace is saturated or not, and analyzing the food franchise agreement. After reading this article, you should have a good understanding of what a profitable food franchise looks like. Food franchises are a dime a dozen. But finding one with a profitable business model, that’s another story. The most important thing when choosing a food franchise is to …

You Need To Know What Is In Your Food

Whether you’re concerned about cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, or simply losing weight, you want to eat a healthy diet and focus on foods that are high in vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients, and balanced in fats, carbs, proteins. There is only one way to incorporate healthy foods into our diet and that is to make the decision to do it! Practical information about the nutrition and safety of the foods we consume is absolutely vital in making this decision. One way to learn more about what we eat, is to snoop around the supermarket. Check-out package labels to see what manufactures are adding (or removing) from the foods we eat. Read the information on the package and start making comparisons to …