Sending your children off to a daycare with some healthy food may not be as simple as it sounds if your child’s daycare participates in the federal Child and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP). The program is making it difficult for parents to pack healthy lunches for kids because it hinders funding for the program, which daycare programs rely on.
Turning waste into taste: Get to know three creative organizations finding new ways to reroute unwanted, but perfectly good food to the local food bank.
If you don’t know the work of Civil Eats, it’s time. It was just dubbed 2014 Publication of the Year by the James Beard Foundation. Nice. Real nice.
There was an excellent piece on Civil Eats today about attitudes toward healthy, local, and organic foods. Here’s a snippet: