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Dick Taylor Roasted Chocolate bars

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:21+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Food and Wine|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you live on the Northern Coast of California you know a lot of people that work with their hands; from fishing to working with wood they are both well-established businesses. How do you go from working with wood to creating chocolate bars? It's the question Adam Dick & Dustin Taylor answered with the chocolate [...]

Top foods to eat or store in your car

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:22+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Categories: Dining, Food and Wine|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Chocodates almonds, dates, chocolate, coconut The Winter Fancy Food Show #WFFS2017 just wrapped up in San Francisco, CA. Two halls of new food and old delights were on display at the Moscone Center. What are some of the foods that are best to eat in the car? A group of [...]

Baton Rouge flood victim’s Dry Pillow Diary

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:27+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Categories: #climatechange, Automobiles and Energy, Environment, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness|Tags: , , , , |

A Go Fund Me account has been set up for Steve Wheeler and his family. Wheeler is a journalist whose house has to be almost completely reconstructed after of the epic floods in Baton Rouge, Louisiana dumped over two feet of water in forty-eight hours. Wheeler took to Facebook to let his friends and family [...]

Autry cellars artisan winery experience

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:31+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , , |

When you think of great wines, California is as likely to come to mind these days as Bordeaux, Rioja, or Tuscany. It’s no secret that California’s wine industry has blossomed over recent decades to become one of the most notable in the world, producing some of the finest wines that rival those of [...]

Some Italians don’t like it hot

By | 2016-09-25T19:40:56+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Italy, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , , |

There it was again. The intrusive buzzer that made us jump each time it echoed through our Italian villa. Someone was at the security gate, asking to come in. An unfamiliar part of our new life in Naples included a security fence around our home with a pedestrian gate for guests. Looking out the window [...]

Bike to school, get food for free

By | 2016-09-25T19:48:22+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, Intelligent Transport Systems - World Congress (ITS), International Transportation Forum (ITF), Technology, Travel, Universities|Tags: , , , , |

One of the reasons people like Pokemon Go is it gets the couch potatoes off the sofa. It was about getting some exercise. Move over Pokemon Go; there's a new app in town. My open road (MOR) works the same way most of the game apps work, you start at a level and go to [...]

Chevy hybrid, VW buyback, WAZE and WAPO carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Is everyone getting ready for the Fourth of July? Want some ideas about some new foods and old foods with a new twist? Read about some of the new foods I'm packing in my car, for eating in the car or eating at a BBQ with friends. I drove the Chevy Malibu hybrid this week. [...]

Summer foods for the car and the picnic basket

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles, Automobiles and Energy, Dining, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Summer Fancy Foods Show just ended and some of the new foods we found are perfect for the car, or if you are going on a picnic. We looked for new foods, not foods that were gooey that would melt all over the car, but fun foods to eat. Some of the foods go [...]

Fiat, Nissan, Jeep, Dodge Hellcat Rolls-Royce carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Travel, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, The kids are out of school, where is everyone planning to go for vacation? Are you driving your own car, renting a car, or borrowing a car from a friend when you get to your location? I'm doing a couple of articles on food you take in the car with [...]

The Streets of Italy, Mine is Bigger Than Yours

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:33+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, It's the little things, Italy, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , |

Rita started it. The day we moved into our villa in Naples she was at our front gate. A small dark Italian woman with laughing brown eyes, she came to our house the first time with Italian coffee. The following week, the button on our security gate was pushed a dozen times by Rita. Buzz, [...]