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2 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

Oakland Zoo bears, giraffes and elephants dine on tropical fruit...

One trucker's spilled shipment of jackfruit and plantains Monday on an East Bay freeway turned into lunch for bears, elephants and giraffes at the Oakland Zoo Wednesday.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Alameda County, CA

6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

Quincy parents reap fruits of school's garden

Mark Orozco, community liaison for Quincy Elementary School, stands in a garden that was started in June on the school's playground.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Vegetables

7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Veggies for dessert trend sprouting up on restaurant menus

Maybe you'd like some beetroot ice cream as served by the Sweet Rose Creamery in Santa Monica, California.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Santa Monica, CA, Entertainment, Top Chef, Television, Vegetables, Cake, Baked Goods

11 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Classic twist

Spotlight some other fruits of the season, while "healthying up" the whole dish, with a Blueberry Peach Short Cake.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert

15 hrs ago |

Voices of Faith: What's about Jesus' impatience with fig tree?

The Rev. Joe Nassal, priest at Precious Blood Center in Liberty: The context provides a clue.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Israel, World News, Middle East

18 hrs ago | Kinston Free Press

Tammy Kelly: Peaches, the summertime super fruit

The season is in to savor the flavor of summer's healthiest picks, peaches. Peaches are a warm weather favorite and you will find they taste best June-August in parts of the South.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Weather, Recipes

Tue Jul 29, 2014


One Summer Ice Cream, Five Ways

We're halfway through summer, and it's high time for some homemade ice cream flavors that celebrate all things wonderful about the season.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Recipes

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Heloise: A funny little fuzzy kiwifruit - tasty

Dear Readers: Have you enjoyed the delicious taste of the funny little brown, furry kiwifruit? These small, fuzzy fruits are just plain fun to eat! They do have a great taste, sort of like strawberries, but not really.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dessert, Ice Cream, Opinion

Slate Magazine

Is Fruity Beer Girly?

Fruit beers gain their personalities from the addition of whole fruits, fruit juices, fruit extracts, or molecules contemptuously engineered by corporate flavor chemists.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Life, Food, Chemistry, Science, Home Gardening, Home, New Glarus, WI


Health tip: grill fruits and veggies

Want to enjoy some warm-weather grilling while eating food that's healthy? Grill up some fresh summer fruits and vegetables for a delicious twist to your menu.


Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, Weather, Vegetables, Family, Kids

The Olympian

Dive into a big bowl of cold soup

Cold soups can be the perfect response to a sticky summer day. Some varieties include, clockwise from top right, Cold Corn Vichyssoise, Farmers Market Gazpacho, Ginger Carrot Soup and Summer Fruit Soup.


Related Topix: Soup, Life, Food, All in the Family, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Recipes, Weather


Amazing Multicolored Tree Produces 40 Different Kinds of Fruit

In a magical marriage of art and nature, Sam Van Aken has created a living fairytale tree that blooms in multiple colors and produces 40 different kinds of fruit .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Syracuse University


World music fest adds the actual taste of what people hear

In their native Iran, Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat are best known for their soaring voices, flawless harmonies and dedication to the art of singing in the face of tough restrictions on public performances by women.


Related Topix: Iran, World News, Middle East, Life, Food

WTMA-AM North Charleston

What Happened When 3 Politicians Tried a Minimum Wage Budget?

Have you ever seen a congressman snacking on a measly tin of sardines? Or maybe a governor ordering a McChicken off the dollar menu? In Washington this week that scene was reality for three Democratic politicians who are taking the Live the Wage challenge.


Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Strickland, US News, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Democrat, Tim Ryan, John Boehner, Republican, Life, Food

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Think Drinks plans top-tier science for 'first functional nootropic beverage'

US neurotech startup Think Drinks says it plans to conduct high-calibre peer-reviewed study to prove the benefits of what it claims is the world's 'first functional nootropic' brain beverage.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine

Eid Mubarak Gifts: Gift options for Eid-ul-Fitr

This is the best period to celebrate when all Muslims send warm wishes to their dear and loved ones, and offer them gratitude of love and respect in the form of Eidi .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Food

Sharing fruits of their labour

"Our goal is to harvest unused fruit from backyard trees and share it with community members in need," said coordinator Alisa Senecal.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Canada,

National Grilling Month: Have your barbecue and eat it too

Whether it's charcoal, gas or even a grill pan on the stove, there's no denying it: Grilling is one of America's favorite pastimes during the summer season.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Baked Goods, Bread, Vegetarian, Vegetables

NBC San Diego

Squashed Bananas: Truck Dumps 60K Lbs. Bananas

A dump truck carrying 60,000 pounds of bananas from Mexico tipped over in Livermore on Monday morning, closing a portion of the highway near the Altamont Pass.


Related Topix: Livermore, CA, Life, Food, Weird

Juicing lets you drink the rainbow of fruits and vegetables

Last year, Kim Wilcox and his wife, Tamara, were flipping TV channels when they stumbled on a movie with an attention-grabbing title: "Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead."


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead, Kansas City, MO, Dining, Raw