Author Archives: foodsleuth

About foodsleuth

I’m a food safety specialist with over 20 years’ experience of restaurant inspection experience. I dabble in writing too for fun. I love to cook (for my family and friends), to eat, and to critique restaurants (unprofessionally)!

Killer Turtles

If you’ve already taken a peek at my About Me page, you might have noticed I’m an animal lover. There’s a picture of one of my many fur-kids hanging out there, looking adorable. I also have feathered and finny friends … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Safe Students!

Can you believe it’s back to school already? Where did summer go?! If you read my previous posts, you know that summer is my FAVORITE time of year. It’s still technically summer, but my kids are now wearing their backpacks, … Continue reading

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Hip Hooray for Summer!

YAY it’s Summer!!! My favorite time of the year has arrived! I endure the harsh winter months, pining through the blustery, rainy days of spring, hardly able to believe it when the hot summer sun finally breaks up those wispy … Continue reading

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A Miniature World

We know that some bacteria can make us sick. Some of them are also good guys – our bodies are populated by millions and millions of them in fact. They help our systems to function and protect us from diseases. … Continue reading

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Food Safety Myths – Debunked!

And now I’m going to shock you with my Food Safety Myths – revealed! All the things your mom (or grandma) told you never to do with your food – disproved! You will be amazed to learn that all these … Continue reading

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Begin at the Beginning

So, let’s begin at the beginning: cleanliness. It’s next to safeliness. Or something like that. What I mean is, you can be as careful as you want with your food – keep it refrigerated, keep it covered, but if you’re … Continue reading

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