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Food Network’s Chopped All Stars: Chatting with Penny Davidi

Set to appear on “Chopped All Stars”, a spinoff of the Food Network’s popular show “Chopped”, Penny is one busy Persian mom.

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Next Foodnetwork Star: Penny Davidi Getting Spinoff Show?

Recently eliminated Next Foodnetwork Star, and self-proclaimed “Middle Eastern Momma”, Penny Davidi may have had a somewhat rocky time building relationships with a few of her cast mates, but this Persian girl definitely made a lasting impression on the judges with her cooking skills. Cooking a variety of dishes from all over the Middle East, […]

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Wellness Tips: Keeping Healthy During the Summer

The summer season is upon us. The kids are out of school and families are planning for excursions that will take them on both long and short distance travel. Whether traveling on a plane, ship, train, or a personal car we all do better with a planned itinerary; a road map if you will to […]

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Wellness: Family Health Portrait

Although April was National Minority Health Month, health awareness should be an ongoing effort, and knowledge about the prevalence of a disease within a family structure is important to all of us, particularly to immigrant families because we are scattered across the globe with infrequent¬†communication. For example, while a¬†cousin is diagnosed with breast cancer in […]

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Eco-Friendly Art: Treeless Genius Pad

This year, UK-based industrial design team, Arash + Kelly are planning to take their environmental initiatives one step further by making their Genius Pads and sticky notes from non-Tree, waste pulp–collected from crop farms–turned into unbleached paper. “We’re launching the first batch of treeless paper sticky notes with public collective investment,” the designers envision. “We […]

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Iran: Zoo Kills 14 Lions Due to Illness

The Tehran Zoo recently laid to rest 14 lions at their facility, once learning that the lions had been diagnosed with an “infectious bacterial disease that could affect visitors”.

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