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Dispelling the Myth that Junk Food is Cheaper: Tidbit of the Day

| June 20, 2012 | 4 Comments
Dispelling the Myth that Junk Food is Cheaper: Tidbit of the Day

Not quite sure how we missed this one by Mark Bittman last fall, so just in case you also missed it, we thought we would post this rather compelling chart that proves the fact that a healthy diet is not something only the elite can afford. In his article Is Junk Food Really Cheaper?, Bittman […]

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Introducing Hoi Ning & Philly Food & Friends

| June 18, 2012 | 5 Comments
Introducing Hoi Ning & Philly Food & Friends

We are excited to introduce Zomppa Hoi Ning! She will be writing the monthly column, Philly Food & Friends (PFF)…read more about this intrepid explorer and lover of food! Hoi Ning is a lover of all things delectable. She will try almost anything once, though twice is pushing it for some things! She is an […]

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Introducing Zomppa Katherine!

| April 17, 2012 | 8 Comments
Introducing Zomppa Katherine!

We know, another Zomppa whose name begins with ‘K.’ Nonetheless, we are so excited that Katherine is coming on as a contributor. Katherine’s engagement with Zomppa has been tremendous – she sits on our Board and was the one who helped us with our legal paperwork. She is not only a talented attorney, but a […]

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Sharing the Luv through CommentLuv: TidBit of the Day

| March 27, 2012 | 89 Comments
Sharing the Luv through CommentLuv: TidBit of the Day

Ok, so I first heard of CommentLuv some 6 months ago when our blogger friend in Uruguay, Gera @sweetsfoodsstarted raving about it.  I favorited his review about it, CommentLuv Premium Plugin Review: 7 Reasons Why this Plugin Rocks, and made a mental note “must go back and read all about this WordPress plugin for comments when I have […]

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Introducing Zomppa Mila: TidBit of the Day

| March 19, 2012 | 4 Comments
Introducing Zomppa Mila: TidBit of the Day

We are so excited to introduce our newest Zomppa, Mila! Mila brings an incredible wealth of knowledge about a healthy, holistic, mindful approach to eating and living well. She also brings a fun and funky approach to exploring food, from the streets of DC to the streets of Liberia. Welcome, Mila! Mila grew up in […]

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We Love Ramen Infographic: TidBit of the Day

| March 13, 2012 | 4 Comments
We Love Ramen Infographic: TidBit of the Day

Who doesn’t love ramen, or at least, have memories of eating it as a kid or teenager? Cheap, versatile, and those little packets filled with who-know-what. Well, ramen isn’t just the cheap little packets of noodles. It can be an art form and a culinary delight. Check out this fun infographic by the creative, funky […]

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Show Some Love: where did our photos go?

| February 16, 2012 | 2 Comments
Show Some Love: where did our photos go?

Valentine’s Day came and went, but here at Zomppa, we profess our love for food everyday, and if you’ve enjoyed our Photos of the Day, you might wonder, Where did it go?? We still are posting up a photo of the day – only to make it easier for you to enjoy, we are now […]

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Introducing our first intern, Madelyn!

| January 26, 2012 | 7 Comments
Introducing our first intern, Madelyn!

We are absolutely delighted to introduce Zomppa’s first Digital Media and Research Intern! We were blown away by Madelyn’s passion and experience, and are looking forward to her contributions to the team. In addition to her behind-the-scenes work, keep an eye out for her upcoming column. Welcome, Madelyn! Springing from a background in sexuality and […]

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Jiro Dreams of Sushi: TidBit of the Day

| January 5, 2012 | 1 Comment
Jiro Dreams of Sushi: TidBit of the Day

Japan’s living treasure, 85- year old Jiro Ono, the first 3-star Michelin sushi chef, is the subject of a new film coming out in March, Jiro Dreams of Sushi. Located in the humble underbelly of Tokyo’s subway system, Jiro’s restaurant has earned a adoring and loyal following. “You have to fall in love with your […]

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Welcome to Neda’s ABCs!

| December 28, 2011 | 2 Comments
Welcome to Neda’s ABCs!

Come over to the Zomppabus for a big welcome to Neda’s ABCs! Welcome to Neda’s ABCs from Zomppa on Vimeo.

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