Tag: Black Food History

Black Eyed Peas and New Years Day

Black Eyed Peas and New Years Day

  It’s 18 degrees here in New York City. When it’s that cold in New York no one goes outside unless they have to. This morning I got up and ran my butt outside to the grocery store to buy a bag of black eyed […]

Turmeric Is A Wonder Plant & Why You Should Be Using It

Turmeric Is A Wonder Plant & Why You Should Be Using It

A few months ago, I walked into one of my favorite grocery shops (Garden of Eden in Chelsea) and noticed a weird looking plant-thing. It looked like ginger but it wasn’t white inside it was orange/yellowish. When I looked at the sign I was shocked […]

Black Food H(er)story : Edna Lewis

Black Food H(er)story : Edna Lewis

It’s Black History Month (my favorite time of the year).I decided to write this post about aΒ blackΒ woman who made culinary history. A woman who is still being celebrated to this day for her contributions to the food world.The majestic black woman you see aboveΒ is Edna […]