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STUDY FINDS TOXOPLASMA COMMON IN AUSTRALIAN LAMB MEAT

Australian researchers have detected Toxoplasma gondii in more than one third of sampled ground lamb. Toxoplasma is a parasite that...

CANADIAN FIRM RECALLS H-E-B SOUP; U.S. OFFICIALS ISSUE ALERT

Federal officials have issued a public health alert about certain imported chicken soup packaged under the H-E-B brand because consumer...

 
 
 

FSIS PUBLISHES REPORT ON FOREIGN EQUIVALENCY AUDIT FOR SPAIN

An on-site audit team from USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service has found Spain's food safety inspection system for raw and processed...

SIX INMATES HELD BY NEBRASKA JAIL TEST POSITIVE FOR SALMONELLA

Testing has revealed that six men incarcerated at Nebraska's Lincoln Correctional Center became infected with salmonella, on or around...

 
 
 

VICTIM OF E. COLI O157:H7 OUTBREAK SUES ALDI IN FEDERAL COURT OVER POISON ROMAINE

UPDATE - A common grower with multiple romaine fields in California's Salinas growing region is likely responsible for all three current...

Cookie season in the midst of flour recalls

COOKIE SEASON IN THE MIDST OF FLOUR RECALLS

Most people know it's unsafe to eat raw dough, but most only think of the dangers of raw eggs and the risk of Salmonella. In light...

 
 
 
EU notes rise in foodborne outbreak illnesses and deaths in 2018

EU NOTES RISE IN FOODBORNE OUTBREAK ILLNESSES AND DEATHS IN 2018

The number of people getting sick, being hospitalized and dying in foodborne outbreaks in Europe increased in 2018, according to the...

SALMONELLA FOUND LESS OFTEN BY CZECH COMPANIES COMPARED TO AUTHORITIES

An audit in the Czech Republic has found a significantly lower Salmonella detection rate in food company tests compared with official...

 
 
 

LISTERIA RISK PROMPTS RECALL OF DOZENS OF SMOKED SALMON PRODUCTS

Retailers in several states received cold smoked salmon that is now under recall because of positive test results for Listeria bacteria....

EUROPEAN RULES FOR SAFER FOOD COME INTO FORCE

Regulations aimed at modernizing protections against animal diseases and plant pests as well as improving food safety will apply beginning...

 
 
 
Publisher's Platform: Yuma 2018 had 240 sick not 210

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: YUMA 2018 HAD 240 SICK NOT 210

“widespread environmental contamination” Can we dare mention water contamination, feedlots and dairy farms - well, cows generally? A...

27.5 TONS OF FROZEN BREAKFAST BURRITOS RECALLED FOR CONTAINING PLASTIC PIECES

Florence, SC-based Ruiz Food Products Inc. has recalled approximately 55,013 pounds of frozen, not ready-to-eat breakfast burrito products...

 
 
 

NEW ZEALAND SAYS FOOD STRATEGY WILL HELP FOCUS RESOURCES

New Zealand has unveiled a strategy and action plan to help focus resources so it can quickly respond to current issues and prepare...

FDA MODIFIES IMPORT ALERTS FOR FRENCH CHEESE, FRUIT, SPICES, FISH, HONEY AND MORE

The Food and Drug Administration uses import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency...

 
 
 

STEC AND CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTIONS RISE IN THE NETHERLANDS

There was a rise in Shiga toxin-producing E. coli infections in the Netherlands this past year, according to an annual report. The...

SAFELY SENDING AND RECEIVING FOOD GIFTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Subscription meal kits, mail order food, and home-delivered groceries offer convenience and can make for great holiday gifts. But,...

 
 
 

SECOND RETAILER NAMED IN UPDATE ON OUTBREAK LINKED TO BLACKBERRIES

Two more patients have been confirmed and a second retailer has been named in relation to an outbreak of hepatitis A associated with...

WISCONSIN FINDS E. COLI O157 IN BAGGED FRESH EXPRESS ROMAINE SALAD FROM CALIFORNIA'S SALINAS VALLEY

Wisconsin officials have found E. coli O157:H7 in an unopened bag of pre-washed, chopped romaine collected from an ill person's home....

 
 
 

ECDC REPORT RECOGNIZES ROLE OF PUBLIC IN OUTBREAK RESPONSE

A European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control project has recognized the important role of the community in public health emergency...

WHITE CASTLE RECALLS BURGERS BECAUSE TESTS SHOW RISK OF LISTERIA

White Castle is recalling certain frozen hamburgers and cheeseburgers because of a test returned positive results for the pathogen...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Cranberry Lime Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Cranberry Lime Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Lime custard, cranberry curd, and a hazelnut-gingersnap crust are a celebration of flavors in this cheery holiday pie. This tart winter pie is made up of 3 key components... Read more ...

When Should You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

When Should You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

When the holidays wind down, one conundrum you might have in is when to take down your Christmas trees. The task of removing the decorations and hauling a live tree to the... Read more ...

Saturday Stuff, edition 49

Saturday Stuff, edition 49

After a long hiatus, I am bringing back “Saturday Stuff” which is filled with all the stuff going on this week in my life or that I want to share with you. I am very happy to... Read more ...

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 119}

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 119}

Eating light this week balances out all of those holiday treats! Week 119 of my Healthy Meal Plan has plenty of easy dinner ideas for the week ahead. I'd like to say that all... Read more ...

Scenes from a Gingerbread House Decorating Event + Secrets to Building a...

Scenes from a Gingerbread House Decorating Event + Secrets to Building a Gingerbread House that Won't Collapse

LONGEST. BLOG. POST. TITLE. EVER. Last weekend, I hosted a little gingerbread house decorating event for a school that I love, Frassati Catholic High School , in north... Read more ...

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Upright Vacuum Giveaway

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Upright Vacuum Giveaway

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Origin High Performance HEPA Filter Upright Vacuum Fuchsia - Corded When it comes to keeping my house clean, there is no better product than a Dyson... Read more ...

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set Giveaway

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set Giveaway

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set A good knife set is key in any kitchen, they make food prep quicker and easier. I love that this block has... Read more ...

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet Giveaway

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet Giveaway

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet - Black I really would be so lost without my Fire tablet! It's perfect to take with my when i'm travelling instead of taking my laptop with me. It's... Read more ...

Home Gifts From Amazon Under $50 Your List Will Love

Home Gifts From Amazon Under $50 Your List Will Love

A gift for the home is always the right answer. If you're on a limited budget, a cool decor score or a little something extra to jazz up one's abode is super simple to buy, and... Read more ...

Secrets Of A 3-Michelin-Star: Georges Blanc Of Vonnas, France

Secrets Of A 3-Michelin-Star: Georges Blanc Of Vonnas, France

Chef Georges Blanc needs no introduction A legacy spanning more than 100 years, when Georges Blanc's grandparents started their humble Auberge in Vonnas, France - the story and... Read more ...