Anthony Bourdain's Roadrunner movie poster.

Summer viewing: Roadrunner

(a little break from Summer Reads this week…) Last week, thanks to the kind folks at Touchwood PR and Focus Features, I got to preview new Anthony Bourdain film, Roadrunner! (so did paying subscribers to my newsletter – want in on those types of goodies? Subscribe here). I am/was a huge Bourdain fan (he died … Read more

Abe poster on

What to watch: Abe

Looking for a charming distraction? I was lucky enough to view an early screener of a sweet new film – Abe directed by Fernando Grostein Andrade, which will be available on demand and on digital starting April 17 in the US (tbd elsewhere but check your on demand and streaming services for upcoming releases). This … Read more

Wasted the Story of Food Waste poster

WASTED! The Story of Food Waste

Food waste. It’s a big topic everywhere these days. From my school lunchroom where we’re constantly trying to reduce the amount of food waste to projects from big name chefs like Massimo Bottura who, during Expo Milano in 2015 transformed an abandoned theatre in the Greco neighborhood of Milan into a soup kitchen with the … Read more