Dear Foodie, I am a careful shopper who has to count her nickels and dimes. I have to say that I just refuse to pay for “organic” food. Am I poisoning my family by serving just plain old food? – Cheapskate in West Virginia
Dear Foodie, I live in the Kentucky bluegrass where horses are treated like kings. The recent horse meat found in ground beef and IKEA Swedish meatballs really scared me. I can’t stand the thoughts of eating horses. I note that a horse slaughtering operation is being opened up in the U.S. How can I know? – I’d […]
Dear Foodie, My neighbor just acquired several baby chickens to raise in her backyard. First of all, they are adorable and my neighbor assures me that roosters are not among them (a sidebar question is how does she know at this stage) so I don’t have to worry about them becoming my alarm clock in the morning. […]
Dear Foodie, Confession time: I had a McDonald’s Quarter Pounder the other night and it tasted great. I vowed I would never have another burger unless I personally knew the farmer and practically knew the cow from which the burger came. Have I poisoned myself ? Are worms growing inside me? – Fallen from Grace in Indiana
Dear Foodie, True confessions Dear Foodie: I don’t grow a garden, I don’t raise chickens in the backyard, or set my alarm for 2:00 a.m. to “turn” my artisanal cheese. But, I am interested in buying good food for my family. How do I fit into all this craziness about food?