Continuing the theme of avocado week, today I am sharing with you some recipes from my favorite place to be; Cafe Gratitude. If you don’t live on the West Coast or in Kansas City you may not have heard of this revolutionary restaurant; and you have my condolences. Cafe Gratitude is more than a restaurant… Read More Avocado Recipes from Cafe Gratitude
Source: Don’t Toss the Microgreens from Your Organic Garden!
Originally posted on Kitchen Counter Culture:
I’m feeling happy for the emergence on the food scene of Olia Hercules. I saw this film a while back and felt really thrilled to be learning from someone so deeply rooted in her own food traditions (and she’s deliberate on that plural) yet gifted with such a light and beautiful cook’s…
Last week I posted about the trouble an activist friend of my had making an appointment with Sam Graves office to discuss HR 1599. After three weeks of trying, I went to social media after witch a friend at Organic Consumers Association made a phone call to the scheduler in the D.C. office and the… Read More Follow Up to Sam Graves Post Broadcast on Radio
Begun in 2013, the Worldwide March Against Monsanto is an annual call to action aimed at informing the public and calling into question long-term health risks of genetically modified foods and demanding that GMO product be labeled so consumers can make informed decisions. Once a year millions of people worldwide march on the same day… Read More Top 3 Reasons to Take to the Streets with Hundreds of Millions of People Worldwide on May 23rd to March Against Monsanto
My hiatus took much longer than expected. One thing led to another in a transition that tested the boundaries of Murphy’s Law. It’s all given me plenty of time to consider changes I want to make to My Food Friend. I’ll be rolling out changes to the layout and format over the next few weeks.… Read More It’s Been a Long Winter
I really should have caught the error in Monday’s post. It was pretty blatant. It’s important to me to present you with accurate information. Therefore, I think I’ll need to cut back on the blogging the next 2-3 weeks while I’m in the process of selling my house and moving. I so enjoy the community… Read More Time to Wake Up and Face Certain Realities
I started this blog about a month and a half ago because as I talked to people about the upcoming March Against Monsanto I was asked a lot of questions and wanted to create a repository of links and information to help people along the way. Therefore, it began with a focus on Monsanto and GMOs;… Read More How Can I Make My Food Friend Better Serve You?
Food. No living creature can survive without it, but our relationship with it goes so far beyond survival. It plays an important role in most of our ceremonies and rituals. We eat to celebrate our triumphs/milestones and to comfort us in loss or times of stress. People used to call me a foodie. Now they… Read More My Food Friend