If you have missed some Cochon555 events don’t worry there are still more.  I had a great time eating and drinking at their event in San Francisco at Magnolia Brewing Company in Dogpatch.  Cochon555 is a  food event that tours around the US.  What makes this food event so unique is that they partner up with local restaurants in each city they stop at.  The events are focused on raising awareness for heritage breed pigs through an innovative nose-to-tail pig cooking competition.  Cochon visits 20 major cities in North America annually and stages over 60 events.  They have also donated over $500,000 to charities. Every event is a competition between chefs and they all have the chance to win in October in the Grand Cochon where the chef wins a four day wine experience in Rioja, Spain.   Cochon555 in San Francisco was part of the Global BBQ Edition, the…

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  Soupure is a soup cleanse and it’s a great thing to try, especially if you want to kick start a healthier lifestyle.  If you are like me and just cleanse once in a while this is a great one and it’s great for first timers.  I wanted to do a cleanse because this winter I didn’t do as much as exercise as I usually do and have started to feel sluggish.  With summer around the corner I wanted to get motivated for a bikini body.   I do eat clean most of the time I really slipped this winter, I have been in a slight slump with my diet and my body hasn’t been feeling its usual self.  I had to kick-start my body and metabolism to get going again and get back to clean and healthy eating with summer approaching.  What I love about Soupure is that each…

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  The LA Food Bowl is in full swing now with different events everyday in the month of May.  If you missed the Night Market don’t worry you can go next year and don’t miss it next year because there was so much to eat that you will want to go several days to try everything.  I can’t pick a favorite because each stand and food truck was good so whatever you try you won’t disappoint you.  Also, there is such a good variety of food that everything is so different you can’t really compare one to another.  Night Market was in Downtown LA in Grand Park and it featured 50 restaurants, bars and food trucks.  I went on the last day and thought I was going to try everything but I couldn’t.  Next year, I will take my time trying it over the five days and to explore all…

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