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From Hong Kong: A positive word about the future of food

I recently travelled to Hong Kong for the department and this blog post is a reflection of some of the food related innovations I observed while I was there (the original post is available… 2,208 more words


The joy of crappy gardening

Eatocracy’s Managing Editor Kat Kinsman attempts to vegetable garden on a roof deck in Brooklyn, NY in USDA Hardiness Zone 6b. Feel free to taunt, advise or encourage her efforts as… 1,046 more words

Kat Kinsman -- Eatocracy Managing Editor

Easter Weekend

My easter weekend was, well, lovely (despite the fact that my husband was still in London).

I spent lots of time in the kitchen:


Making some very successful mint-chocolate almond butter and spelt-coconut-honey cake from… 187 more words



You don’t have to live in a rural area to crave locally grown foods. And you don’t have to move to the countryside to grow them. 141 more words

Health And Wellness

The harmony of the elements

Since Losar, I’ve had prayer flags outside. Everyday, I wake up to the elements - rain, haze, breeze, heat… - and their emblems - green, white, red, yellow, and blue flags – undulating in the spring air. 197 more words