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Remembering Julia: Julia Child 101 (video) by Sarina Nicole Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 17 Jun 2010 9:21pm “I learned to cook for the same reason most women do—to please a man. I started to cook for the first time after I got married in 1946. Paul and I had met in Ceylon during World War II when we were both with the OSS (Office of Strategic Services), which later became the CIA. It would be nice to say we were spies, but I was a file clerk and Pa ... Read on »
Julia Powell, the inspired Julia... by Seth Roberts .. Doctor of Philosophy Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 3:31pm Julia Powell, the inspired Julia/Julia blogger (the first blog to be made into a movie), wrote in the Washington Post she was “almost 95 percent sure that Seth Roberts, author of THE SHANGRI-LA DIET: The No Hunger, Eat Anything Weight-Loss Plan (Putnam, $19.95), is a snake-oil salesman.” Almost 95%? How about 100% - Snake oil, it turns ou ... Read on »
Brunch at Cafe Vue 401 + Julia & Julia by Posted Tue 13 Oct 2009 10:04pm All French kissed on a Saturday SO I woke up this morning with no plans apart from my itch to see the new foodie movie Julia & Julia. Despite sending the movie trailer link, no one wanted to see this film because they were on the assumption that it was some art house/women in love type of film and were mortified that I’d even suggested such a ... Read on »
As Always Julia The Letters of Julia Child and Avis DeVoto by Krizia MissK Healthy Living Professional Posted Fri 28 Jan 2011 11:26am As Always Julia The Letters of Julia Child and Avis DeVoto With her outsize personality, Julia Child is known around the world by her first name alone. But despite that familiarity, how much do we really know of the inner Julia?   Now more than 200 letters exchanged between Julia and Avi ... Read on »
Saffron-Flavored Garlic Soup with Potatoes: A Julia Child Variation for Food 'n Flix: Julie & Julia and Souper (Soup, Salad & Sa by DebinHawaii Posted Sun 25 Nov 2012 9:38pm Julie & Julia is our film choice this month for Food 'n Flix and it is the ultimate foodie flick. An amazing cast of some of my favorite people--Meryl Streep, Stanley Tucci and Amy Adams and written and directed by the late Nora Ephron (more on her later this month as her book Heartburn is our current Cook the Books selection), The film moves b ... Read on »
Reader Laura on Julia Roberts and Her Breast Enhancement Pizza by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Mon 13 Sep 2010 7:30am Reader Laura’s Comment “The pictures from last year of Julia Roberts is noticeably different. Does she look like she’s had some work done to you?” Following filming of Eat, Pray, Love earlier this year, she said: ‘When we were in Naples, we started shooting at eight in the morning, and I think by 8.45 I’d eaten eight or ten pieces of ... Read on »
A HypnoBirthing story--Julia & Cory by Carol Yeh-Garner Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 01 Jun 2011 7:51pm Julia & Cory took my HypnoBirthing classes on Monday nights in February/March at Seaside Women's Health in Encinitas, CA. Here is their birth story My labor went exactly as I hoped it would, up until the very end.... It began with surges/contractions instead of my water breaking, in fact, my water never broke naturally, but we'll get into that l ... Read on »
Julia Roberts – Liposuction? by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Wed 20 May 2009 12:00am I was asked about Julia Roberts and liposuction. It is possible that she might have had some looking at these pics, but then again she might have just lost weight after pregnancy the old fashioned way. She might be a good tummy tuck candidate with all that loose skin. Liposuction at this point wouldn’t offer her much. It really doesn’t ti ... Read on »
Happy Birthday Julia Roberson by Bob .. Patient Expert Posted Mon 07 Jul 2008 7:14pm Today is Julia’s birthday. Julia is turning 7 years old. Happy Birthday, Julia. Julia and her family were featured inthis story.   I have to admit, I have a soft spot for children and their families who are struggling with debilitating disorders. And I admire the fighting spirit that children seem to universally possess. I got into this field ... Read on »
Inner Child Care by Julia Olenik by Anna .. Patient Expert Posted Thu 24 Jul 2008 4:09pm This was taken from Julia's blog Reasonably Well at I am told that everyone has an inner child, and this child represents that side of themselves which is playful, creative, uninhibited, and innocent.   I want one of those. My inner child is a brat. For example: Me: OK. I know tha ... Read on »