The AIDS Foundation – My family’s personal story

At the time I was selected as a judge for The AIDS Foundation World of Chocolate event, the great people at the foundation had no idea that AIDS had touched my family, and after I told them, they asked if I would share our story. Very few people outside of my family know this because […]

The AIDS Foundation of Chicago’s Annual ‘World of Chocolate’ Gala

I was contacted some months ago by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago inviting me to judge at their ‘World of Chocolate’ event held annually at Chicago’s Union Station. 22 culinarians would compete in three categories for the best chocolate themed dishes. I tasted many, many dishes and though they ranged from sweet to savory to […]