The folks at Da Capo Lifelong Books, publishers of American Wasteland are offering two copies of the book, which means two winners! Here’s how you can enter…
Monthly Archives:February 2011
- Cooking Tips + Kitchen Tips
- Eat Drink Better
- Eat Local
- Eating for Health
- Food Industry
- Gift Guide
- Sustainable Food Jobs
- The Green Divas Podcast
- Vegan Products
- Vegan Recipes
- Vegan Snacks
- Vegetarian + Vegan Issues
A local government watchdog group in the UK has found that approximately 1/5 of products labeled as ‘local’ in England and Wales are misleading consumers and aren’t actually locally produced. Some of the foods identified as not being ‘local’ included “Welsh lamb,” which actually came from New Zealand, “Somerset butter” which was from Scotland, not […]
Taylor Farms and Safeway are issuing a voluntary broccoli recall after a test sample was positive for listeria contamination.
After spending most of February participating in Rodale.com’s Plastic-Free February, I’ve come to the realization that reducing plastic use is very difficult. I thought it would just be a little inconvenient. Instead, I found that it’s nearly impossible.
In stark contrast to the American Heart Association’s (AHA’s) recent endorsement of beef as a heart-healthy food, the UK Department of Health issued a warning last week to eat less meat.
We used a random number generator to pick a winner from the 38 entries, and the winner is…..
It seems like the whole wine world is abuzz with talk about American producers of Rhone Varietals. Amazing vintages, high quality, reasonable prices. But, in addition to all the typical wine buzz, I think we need to be talking about American Rhone because sustainability has been a part of the these producer’s ethos for decades.
Which is better for the environment, eating vegetarian or eating local? A team of researchers from Pennsylvania think they’ve found the clear answer.
Read a bit about the hCG diet, the ‘science’ behind it, and why it is not an effective solution for weight loss.
Crio Brü is a brewed chocolate drink, similar to coffee and it’s loaded with health benefits. The generous folks at Crio Brü are offering one up one of their 3 Piece Starter Sets to a lucky Eat Drink Better reader. There’s still time to enter!
While I was out running this evening, the puppy stole a loaf of bread from the counter. I came home to a living room full of tiny scraps of plastic.
Genetically modified (GM) food researchers still have a long way to go to show that GM foods are actually safe. In fact, the most recent news is that they cause miscarriages in animals.
How do you feel about fake meat?