350 or bust: Incredible Edible Movement: If You Eat, You’re In

It’s TED Talk Tuesday on 350orbust. Here’s Pam Warhurst from Todmorden, U.K, sharing about the revolution in local food growing that she and the rest of her volunteer community association started three years ago. Very inspiring! What should a community do with its unused land? Plant food, of course. With energy and humor, Pam Warhurst ...

350 or bust: Our Broken Food System And Our Poor Health

Everyone on the planet requires regular meals every single day of our lives. Despite the incredible importance of food, our North American food system, like much of the rest of the world’s, is dominated by a handful of agricorps that have a very cozy relationship with the U.S. and Canadian governments. This means that decisions ...

Single Life of Cooking Ep 21

Sundried Tomato Turkey Sandwich Here I am making a sandwich.  Toasting it.  It’s very basic, but some people think that going to McDonald’s is more convenient than going into your kitchen and preparing a damn sandwich and putting it in the toaster for half the time it takes you to wait in drive thru.  Also, I look[continue ...

Craving chips and dip? Try home made Guacamole

So, back in the day I was kind of chubby.  Most people did not realize until I lost a crap ton of weight.  One of the things that caused this weight gain was my obsession with chips and dips, especially of the Ruffles brand.  Soooo yummy, but so bad for you, especially when you’re like me[continue ...

Dieting made easy

Now I have been seeing a lot of people statuses on Facebook about wanting to lose weight.  I’m not an expert at all; however I felt that like it might be a good idea to give some suggestions on what to eat as one tries to focus on a healthier lifestyle.  First suggestion, most people[continue ...

350 or bust: The Response To Food Dictatorship: Occupy Our Food System

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350 or bust: Are You Hungry For Change?

Yesterday, I asked the question: what if our dysfunctional relationship to food is connected to the dysfunctional relationship we have with our ecosystem? Can we really properly care for our planet if we aren’t able to care for our own bodies?  If we are making choices that contaminant our bodies, and make them less and ...

350 or bust: Monday Musings

Although today’s title suggests that I might be taking the time to write some insightful lines about the state of the world this morning, in fact I’m not feeling up to it (and some might suggest that I am never quite up to the task, anyway!). This morning there’s a little too much going on ...