Food History

Breakfast vs. Brunch vs. The World

Breakfast vs. Brunch vs. The World

I first learned about the decadent concept of brunch from the Simpsons. As part of his seduction tactic on Marge, the flirtatious homme fatale Jacques insisted on a brunch date, calling it “not quite breakfast, not quite lunch; but it comes with a slice of […]

The Problem With Pupusa Pedigrees

The Problem With Pupusa Pedigrees

I’ve come to realize, the hard way, that San Jose was not built for pedestrians. Whether skirting the edge of an unmarked road along cracked, uneven or missing sidewalks, or dodging oncoming traffic without the help of cross signals, getting around the city can be […]