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Not For Pumpkins Only…..

September is Hunger Awareness Month, and over at Feeding America, September 6 is the day to wear orange either physically, or virtually, to Speak Out For Hunger. Here’s the scoop directly from Feeding America on a cause that is no … Continue reading

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Ignorance Is NOT Bliss, Pt. 1

It’s so important that you green your diet as well as well as your surroundings. That’s why I champion the habit of non-meat eating for ethical, and health reasons. The following infographic I saw on Pinterest really hit my “hot … Continue reading

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Power of the Plate

“It’s the real thing,” was a popular ad slogan for Coca-Cola back in 1969. But today, October 24, is another time to push for food that’s real. It’s Food Day, a national day of awareness and action to encourage healthy, … Continue reading

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Nothing Fake For Your Food

You still have 17 days to rid your everyday diet of processed foods when you take the October Unprocessed 2011 Challenge, sponsored by Eating Rules . For the second year now, foodie/blogger Andrew Wilder has issued a challenge of eating … Continue reading

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Pollan on School Lunch

In observance of School Lunch Week, healthy food advocate Michael Pollan weighs in  on the school food situation—it’s an important two minutes to listen to the message:

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A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Plates

This week is National School Lunch Week, which should be a community call to action for more sustainable, healthy food choices served to our next generation everyday Factors such as rising childhood obesity, and the overuse of processed foods calls … Continue reading

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Great Tastes, At A Great Price, Too

Today, September 17, launches the campaign for great tasting, healthy food at even better prices—like $5 or less per serving. According to Slow Food USA, we need to “Take back” the fast-food “value meals” that are high in calories and … Continue reading

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