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The Green Heroes of the TIME 100

It’s that time of year again. The TIME 100 list of the most influential people in the world is officially out, and while boldface names like Beyoncé, Pope Francis and Robert Redford will get most of the attention, there’s also a surprising number of figures whose influence extends to the environment. 370 more words

TIME 100: The People in Health You Need to Know

The 2014 TIME 100 list–the annual determination of people who influenced the world in the past year for better or worse–is here, and we highlight the leaders making a difference in health. 525 more words

Maple Granola -- Share the Love

I’ve been thinking about something else Alice Waters mentioned when she was in town recently advocating for a healthier food system.  Having been brought in to revamp Yale’s student cafeteria, one of the first things she did was reduce the number of commercial cereals that were being offered.   541 more words


'Spider-Man' Helmer Marc Webb and Chef Suzanne Goin Join Forces for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day April 22, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ director Marc Webb and Chef Suzanne Goin teamed up to host a Be Amazing event at Larchmont Charter School in West Hollywood. 288 more words


Alice Waters, VP of Slow Food International, Visits UW-Madison

If Alice Waters had written the book Eat, Pray, Love, it would have been called Eat, Teach, Grow.  And it wouldn’t have been about one woman’s personal journey to self-awareness and immersion in Italian cuisine; it would have been about one woman’s mission a) to feed every child in the world and b) to foster a generation dependent on local, organic food. 816 more words

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Tiny Pie

There is an adorable children’s book written by Mark Bailey and Michael Oatman, illustrated by Edward Hemingway called Tiny Pie. 

That little elephant discovers a tiny TV studio inside the walls of her house in which that mouse is hosting a cooking show. 86 more words