Today is the third annual Small Business Saturday, but why stop at a day?!? It’s simple to patronize small businesses every day! Check out the first five of ten ways to do it.
Studies show that most supermarket produce has traveled hundreds of miles from harvest to store. During its trip, it has lost most of its nutritional value and taste. Why buy dismal, well-traveled fruits and vegetables when you can find superb, locally-grown produce at a farmers market in your area?
I love to cook, and I love to eat — but like so many others I’d kept myself ignorant about where my food comes from and how its story affects my health, the economy, and the environment. So over the past year, I’ve been on a mission to learn more about my food.