Monthly Archives: January 2009

A Nation of Farmers Again

The Garden of Eatin’: A Short History of America’s Garden Here’s a  video from Roger Doiron, the person behind  Kitchen Gardeners International, and the Eat the View Campaign, an online effort to get the Obama family to turn the White … Continue reading

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Surprising, only for white folks?

Whites may be more racist than they think: study Most white people say they would react strongly to racism, but don’t do anything when they actually witness prejudice, Canadian and U.S. researchers said on Thursday. (Thu Jan 8, 2009  Reuters)

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Starting in the Kitchen: Bittman blog, NYTimes

Fresh Start for a New Year? Let’s Begin in the Kitchen by Mark Bittman, NYTimes

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Van Jones on Goals for Green Solutions

Appearing in a profile of Van Jones, written by Elizabeth Kolbert, and published on the New Yorker website on January 12, 2009– Van Jones, founder and president of Green For All, said: “Your goal has to be to get the … Continue reading

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Productivity related to feeding yourself and cooking?

Top Ten productivity lists, in Mens or Womens health magazines– Ive wondered  why food is never on these lists, and finally I took my wonder to google search “time management eating cooking food,” and found one I’ve been looking for … Continue reading

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How does one determine culture?

How do you understand your own culture? How do you understand someone from another culture?  What are barriers that keep us seperated from connecting to people from other cultures? There is often a sneaking cultural superiority,a hierarchy of cultural belief: … Continue reading

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