This summer has been the first year when I’ve really gotten to have my own garden space. In reality, I garden in 2 community gardens and at my parent’s house, but still, some of it is my space. I’ve planted the seeds, weeded, watered, tended….and now the harvest is in full swing.
Hunger isn’t relegated to the Third World. Here in the USA, we often refer to hunger as “food insecurity”, which is a great term for it. We don’t have famines here, and acute starvation isn’t often found. But many families struggle to put food on the table, or wonder where their next meal is coming from… Continue reading When Hunger Stares Affluence in the Face
In my opinion, the chicken nugget from McDonald’s is the prime example of what is wrong in our food culture. And to be fair, I had McDonald’s yesterday. I’ve been stepping away from fast food lately, but yesterday I felt sick, and after a frustrating day of trying to find dress shoes that would accommodate my… Continue reading McLovin’ the Real Food