Monthly Archives: September 2011

A Little Link: The 6 Most Horrifying Lies The Food Industry is Feeding You

A very funny article at Cracked.com about what’s really in your food. (Also, scary. But you’re laughing, so it’s not so horrible after all…right?) Advertisements

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Recipe: Tomatillo Salsa Verde (Paleo Friendly)

I love Mexican food, but as a semi-devout Paleo gal with various food allergies, I don’t eat it often (no rice, no beans, no tortillas for me). But my CSA box this week contained a bunch of obvious salsa ingredients, … Continue reading

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Review: Eatwell CSA (San Francisco Bay Area)

Rating: 5/5 Recommended? Yes! Oh joy! Today marked the first day of my new CSA, and my first produce box ever! How exciting! (Well, exciting for me, and possibly also for the people I gave my money to for the … Continue reading

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A Little Link: Dr. Michael Eades on Agriculture

As a followup to my last post on Jared Diamond and the effects of early agriculture, Philippa over at Carboholics Anonymous alerted me to a post by Dr. Eades about the impact of same, with interesting photographic demonstrations of the … Continue reading

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A Little Link: Jared Diamond on Agriculture

Today I stumbled across a 1987¬†article¬†from Discover magazine by Jared Diamond, “The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race.” It’s a fascinating look at the effects of agriculture on our health — both physical and social — as … Continue reading

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A Little Link: Diet and Fat: A Severe Case of Mistaken Consensus (New York Times)

I just discovered a 2007 article over at the NY Times that is a cogent, very readable response to Gary Taubes’ Good Calories, Bad Calories. If you aren’t up to digesting the tome that is GCBC, here is an excellent … Continue reading

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Recipe: Home Made Bacon Mayonnaise (Eat your heart out, Ancel Keys!)

The other day I was reading through one of the fifty thousand cookbooks I got for my last birthday (since changing my way of eating, I now read cookbooks the way other people read novels), and came across a recipe … Continue reading

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