The Plant-Eater’s Dilemma

“The world is a fabric of suffering and pleasure; in every action, good and evil dance together like a pair of lovers.” - Alejandro Jodorowsky Earlier this year I joined some colleagues for lunch, and they decided to try out a local poke restaurant (poke, if you happen to have missed the rise of this … Continue reading The Plant-Eater’s Dilemma

Food for Thought: Keep it Real (and organic)

“You are what you eat eats.” –Michael Pollan, author In my last entry of this series, I left off questioning why we have in general become so reliant on nutrition in synthetic, encapsulated form. Now I'm the first to admit that it's easy to get lured in by the supplement hype--compounds like resveratrol (typically found … Continue reading Food for Thought: Keep it Real (and organic)

Still working on that Food Revolution

I know it's not Thursday, but I wanted to throw back to a blog I wrote a few years ago on another website. I bought a hummingbird feeder for my mom the other day, and was looking at the various nectars for sale at the store. It was depressing. Most of them had artificial colors, flavors, … Continue reading Still working on that Food Revolution