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Random Mon Apr 25 2011

Mother's Day Goods

My mom is incredibly difficult to shop for. To be frank, she's picky, or perhaps "particular" is a better word. Sorry Mom if you're reading this, but we both know the truth.

Anyway, foodie email newsletter Tasting Table has just launched their Mother's Day Gift Guide. From what I can tell, it's full of yummy options for even the pickiest moms.

If you don't already receive Tasting Table's free daily emails, you can sign up here. There's a Chicago edition, too.

After perusing the goods, hopefully this will be a successful Mother's Day for you.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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