I’m a people watcher, when I get an opportunity. I like to wonder about what other people are doing, their motivations, their “story” that day. Lately, I don’t need statistics to tell me that the nation has an obesity problem. I can see it with my own eyes. Sometimes I try to estimate the percentage […]
Entries Tagged as 'preservatives'
September 3rd, 2013 · 85 Comments · Food for Thought
January 10th, 2013 · 51 Comments · Food for Thought
The world of food is a tricky thing. Sometimes I envy our distant, distant ancestors who only had to worry about two things: 1. Can I eat this? or 2. Will it kill me? Every so often somebody taught everyone else the answer to question two by keeling over after eating a poisonous mushroom, but […]
July 9th, 2012 · 25 Comments · Food for Thought
When at least 80% of my meat comes directly from the farmer, it feels kind of sacrilegious to buy Oscar Mayer hot dogs. Conventional (read: cheap, processed) hot dogs have quite a laundry list of things that I find wrong with them, but the one that’s always made me squirm the most, the one that […]