Monthly Archives: September 2009

Nothing To Play About

         The sound of a banging screen door has been traded in for the silence of a computer or video screen by many kids as they choose staying inside for leisure. The words “Go outside and play,” is heard less … Continue reading

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On the Menu

      Thanks to a growing national conversation about food as a political and social issue, there are a number of projects, initialtives, and efforts to get real food on the tables, and improve our gastronomic literacy. I’ve noticed a greater … Continue reading

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An Extraordinary View of the Ordinary

     Like a fragrant cup of tea amidst a sea of coffee , the televison show “CBS Sunday Morning” definitely stands above the crowd. Marking its 30th season today, I’ve long called it the “most civilized 90 minutes on tele- vision.”        … Continue reading

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