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Saturday Freebies – Free Guacamole at Chipotle Today

Free Guacamole at Chipotle – Today only (07/31), get a free guacamole at Chipotle when you use code AVO2021 at checkout. Available only for online or in-app orders. Free Positive Promotions 2022 Ridiculously Amazing Wall Calendar – Complete the form to get a free Positive Promotions 2022 Ridiculously Amazing Wall Calendar sample. Company name required. Free Open Nature All Purpose Cleaner at Albertsons, Safeway, or Acme Markets – Load an offer for a free Open Nature All Purpose Cleaner to your Albertsons, Safeway or Acme Markets account. Expires August 2. May not be available in all regions. Free Neon Zebra Cocktail Mixer 6 Pack at Publix – Log in and load an offer for a free Neon Zebra Cocktail Mixer 6 Pack to...

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Firefighters cook dinner for each other every night—but as a rookie in an Atlanta firehouse, I saw the limits of that intimacy

After the recession made media jobs scarce, Anaré Holmes enlisted in the fire academy.Photograph by Audra Melton “No one messes with the cook,” the senior firefighter said, watching my every movement. I was standing at a broad stainless-steel counter, trimming skin and fat off chicken breasts for dinner. I’d been warned that all eyes would be on me, the new guy, during this probationary period. I got the message: The firehouse could use a resident cook. Here I was, the rookie, trying to fit in—shouldn’t I volunteer? Hell naw, I thought. My gay ass will not be Geoffrey, the butler from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, up in here.  In a roundabout way, the Great Recession of 2008 brought me...

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The Eat Index IE: Wahlburgers makes its Inland debut, and how to get free guacamole

The Eat Index: IE is a weekly newsletter that lands in your inbox on Wednesdays. Subscribe here. If your summer is about burgers, you’re in luck. Wahlburgers, a new quick service restaurant in Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa, celebrated its grand opening with a celebrity last week. Realty TV star Paul Wahlberg, whose acting and singing kid brothers are Mark and Donnie, was on hand for the launch. And Dog Haus is serving a Big Kahuna Burger. Columnist John Plessel can tell you all about it. Speaking of reality TV, Nadiya Hussain of “The Great British Baking Show” fame, has a new cookbook out. If you’re not that into sizzle during the hot months, El Pollo Loco is giving away...

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The Marvel Avengers are Ready to Open There Doors in Toronto

Marvel has been a mainstay on most of our lists of can’t miss Movies, TV Shows, Comics and any number of forms of entertainment for the masses over the years. One thing that has been missing for the fans, is a sense of real immersion into the Marvel Universe. Well, 2021 has helped fix that in a big way. In addition to Avengers Campus in Disneyland, Marvel has opened a new attraction in Toronto, Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. (Scientific Training And Tactical Intelligence Operative Network), an interactive attraction that invites you to become a part of the Marvel story. At S.T.A.T.I.O.N., visitors become recruits in the next effort to protect the world from evil. Learn what you can, interact at a number...

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Sweet Potato and Avocado Sandwich

This vegan sweet potato sandwich combines onion and garlic sautéed sweet potato with avocado and salad veggies for a hearty, wholesome, and yet light and summery vegan sandwich recipe. Enjoy this veggie sandwich as is or check out the recipe variation suggestions below! Fresh and Summery Healthy Sweet Potato Sandwich About a decade ago, I worked in a Vegan restaurant in Sacramento that served a similar veggie sandwich to this avocado sweet potato sandwich – and myself and customers loved it! While this isn't an exact replica, it's close enough that it makes my mouth water just thinking about it, so much so that it’s featured in the Plant-Based on a Budget cookbook. Sweet potato and bread go together surprisingly...

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