Dear Foodie, I try to be socially responsible and care about how we are going to feed nine billion people in 2050. But, I have to admit, just to worry about getting nutritious food down the gullet of my two children each day is challenging enough. I read where bugs are starting to show up […]
Dear Foodie, I’m thinking about just letting myself go to whatever my natural weight might be. I have been on nearly every diet imaginable. I stay on a diet for a while and after growing weary of the deprivation, I just give up. I have seen the same 20 pounds come and go since I […]
Dear Foodie, I hear so much about probiotics these days and always in the context of keeping my “gut” healthy. Yuck but on the other hand, should I be taking one of those supplements?
Dear Foodie, When visiting a restaurant, I always make a habit of inquiring from where my hamburger meat comes. Recently, when I asked the question I got not only the name of the farm on which the animal was raised, that it had been raised humanely and that the farm took particular care to make […]
Dear Foodie, I keep hearing that if I buy from locally owned restaurants and stores, I keep dollars in my community. The “go local” people act like I’m taking food out of my children’s mouths by buying at my favorite discount big box stores. I really like the bargains I get there and I can […]