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On blogs and fetishizing food

Does it work to make the noun fetish into a verb?  To fetishize?  Is that a thing or can it?

Anyway, let me tell you — and I cannot tell you enough — about how much I love (like really, really LOVE) lifestyle blogs on food and travel and fashion (among other things).  258 more words

Parsley Doesn't Count

It’s nearly June, the big northeast snowfest that lasted into April is pretty much over, and all the May and June issues of the big food magazines are showing…almost no fresh vegetables on the covers. 1,908 more words


march against monsanto!

Hundreds of Protest Happening Around the World
Saturday, May 23, 2015

Portland, Maine – Congress Street Park @ 2:00 pm
March for Food Freedom and Pollinator “Die-In”
Find a protest near you!

Food Politics

The Nakba and a Call to Boycott Ben and Jerry's

Today is Nakba Day, a day organised to remember the “displacement, dispossession, and dispersal” of the people of Palestine, an extremely unhappy part of the history of Palestine/ Israel.   903 more words

Food Politics

The (Vegan) Body: Spinster Strength

TLT (tofu lettuce and tomato) melt on a GF tortilla, side of carrot ginger slaw at one of my favorite local eateries. Went here recently with a friend just prior to seeing the new  886 more words

We're All Mad Here

Need to watch out for those chemicals...

Being an organic eater is a tough job today, and sometimes just like today, you do not read all the ingredients.

You could say I am “committed organic eater”, well go big or go home right? 900 more words

Organic Food

Prof. Tim Benton on Food Security

Climate change, agriculture, food security, ecology, sustainability, social behaviour, policy and distribution.  So much to learn!

I am going down to clean the kitchen and make supper for the family.   75 more words

Climate Change