Monthly Archives: February 2011

Waste not, my friend!

A while back, I posted some rambling on how westerners waste so much food, found here. I stumbled across this article today on Planet Green which is literally titled “Eat your trash to improve your cooking”. I can’t really comment … Continue reading

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A further threat…

Livestock boom risks aggravating animal ‘plagues,’ poses threat to food security and world’s poor Research released at conference calls for thinking through the health impacts of agricultural intensification to control epidemics that are decimating herds and endangering humans

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Eating Animals

“Of course, most people never have to confront the unpleasant fact that animal foods (including dairy and eggs) involve killing animals. They remain disconnected from this reality, buying their meats and cheeses at supermarkets, already cooked or presented to them … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Bread with Sunflower Seeds, Honey and Oats!

YUM! I wanted to make bread. It was a daunting task but I was up for it. After perusing the internet, I decided to start small and start simple. I adapted a simple yet highly rated recipe from and … Continue reading

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Whole wheat pasta with Basil Mint Pesto

Pesto Pasta Pesto Pasta Pesto Pasta…say that ten times fast 😉 It was a Sunday, which meant it was time to chop chop chop, sautee sautee sautee, and cook cook COOK! The cuisine on everyone’s mind was Italian….and we were … Continue reading

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