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House of Bread

Saturday, I baked bread. Life goes on.

There is something soothing about plunging my hands into bread dough, kneading, shaking on more flour, filling my cupped hand with olive oil, and kneading again, turning the bowl, kneading again until the dough, elastic smooth, is ready to rise. 146 more words


City, Charities Struggling to Compensate for Federal Food Stamp Cuts

City and top non-profit leaders today reported that they have struggled to feed hungry New Yorkers since the federal government decided not to renew a special funding package for the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program almost exactly a year ago–and are anticipating further difficulties with the additional $8 million in cuts Washington approved this year. 487 more words

'Hunger Games' ignites with year's biggest U.S. opening - Entertainment

The furor sparked by ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1′ is enough to place the film at a solid first on the box office chart, with $123 million in weekend…

Day One: Breadline Challenge

Today, Monday 24th November, marked the start of my very first Breadline Challenge in aid of raising both awareness and vital funds for FoodCycle Portsmouth… 281 more words

Food Poverty

De Blasio Administration Says Anti-Inequality Plans Key to Combating Hunger

Human Resources Administration Commissioner Steven Banks said today that efforts to resolve New York’s growing hunger problem will prove fruitless unless Mayor Bill de Blasio succeeds in realizing his  373 more words

Movie Review: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1

Have I missed my window to see Interstellar? No, surely not. I will make time. Meanwhile, check out yet another 2014 blockbuster in pretty damn good form: 1,071 more words