What were the constitutional concerns about the Medicaid expansion stick? See my latest post for my understanding — why should the Constitution prohibit the federal Congress from making changes to the way federal monies are used to fund state Medicaid programs? I still…
Yo this is the first time I’ve poached eggs and I think they’re pretty perfect.
Crack the egg into a measuring cup while you’re waiting for the water to boil. This way it’s compact and avoids the stringiness that comes with cracking it over the boiling water. STAND BACK: Dump the yolk into the boiling water (it will splash), wait a second, and turn the stove to low. Heat for a few minutes and scoop out with a ladle.
Research has shown that the bigger your plate, the likelier it is you’ll overeat. The same logic may apply to fast food, where according to a new infographic by the Centers for Disease Control, portion sizes for popular items have increased dramatically since the 1950s.
You’ve probably heard of the farm-to-table food movement, but how about the roof-to-table craze? At Bell Book & Candle, a pioneering restaurant in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village, diners can rest assured they’ll know exactly where their food has been: a rooftop garden merely six stories above their heads. At BB&C — named after the classic 1959 film starring Jimmy Stewart and Kim Novak — 80 percent of the produce is grown on location, then lowered via a pulley system to the kitchen. The result is food so fresh, you might want to slap it.