Tag Archive: food

The Only Food Poor Americans Can Afford Is Making Them Unhealthy – The Atlantic

  The Only Food Poor Americans Can Afford Is Making Them Unhealthy – The Atlantic.   Nothing here that is new news to regular readers here , especially those who have lived it… Continue reading

A few thoughts on food stamp challenges…. #SNAP #Poverty

In my drafts, I have a long and still unfinished piece devoted to the pros and cons of people taking food stamp challenges. I’ve touched on key points here before but the subject… Continue reading

I made potato salad for a lot less than $60,000

  I have table-flipping-She-Hulk rage over that dude who raised at least $60,000 to make a damn potato salad. There was a 3 day period where I may have needed a trigger warning… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: Fire Escape Gardening, using Garlic Mustard Greens, and dealing with canned tomatoes

Some good things to pass along today.   Link→  17 Tips For Starting Your Own Herb Garden. These are all great tips for small space gardening. The tip about buying seedlings versus seeds…might… Continue reading

10 Biggest Brain Damaging Habits (and who is at risk)

via More Psychology Hacks Here – Life Hackable. Almost all of this list of brain damaging habits are things more likely to affect people in poverty. I am so sorry for my redundancy at times… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: Stamp Out Hunger, lots of lentil recipes, and another study confirms stuff we know

My laptop is back. Thank the techy gods for buyer’s protection plans. They replaced the screen and it’s as good as new now. So, back to things like Lunchtime Links! Tomorrow is the… Continue reading

Ode to Quesadillas

  I can pretty much put leftovers in a quesadilla and they’re going to be awesome. We eat a lot of things in tortillas that are quesadilla-ish because 1) tortillas are cheap; 2.… Continue reading

An Underground Farm WWII Air Raid Shelter Raises Thoughts About Future Food Production

This Land Is Your Land features an underground farm in London and focuses on the concerns about land & food production for the future. The underground farm is built within the shelter of a… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: 16 ways to eat dandelion greens, homemade ramen?, and impromptu meal “planning”

Everything food related for today…   Hell,yes, DANDELIONS. I may have mentioned this already(?) but I’ve been studying to become a certified herbalist. Herbalists love dandelions. They’re great for cleaning toxins from your… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: Recipes for Novice Canners and FREE Non-GMO SEEDS!

Today’s round-up of food things. Recipes for the Novice Canner  -the simplest ones to start with, with tips for beginners | via Attainable Sustainable  7 Common Kitchen Disasters and How To Avoid Them – Because… Continue reading