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THE FASTER WE GO, THE FATTER WE GET

I was chatting with our small town liquor store owner about what this tiny town is doing to plan for the future doubling in population over the next 20 years, and he pointed out that there were no fast food joints here. I was thinking what a good thing this was but apparently, his customers […]

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WHY WE DON’T EAT MEAT

We stopped eating beef 6 years ago, after 14 months spent gazing at one bald, over-grazed hill, which stuck out like a sore thumb from the lush rainforest outside our home in Belize. A year later, we stopped eating all other forms of animal flesh. It seemed unethical to support the destruction of natural habitats […]

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CARBOPHOBIA

Worrying about food is not good for your health. Check out the latest from Michael Pollan, author of “Botany of Desire.” Here is the opening paragraph. Our National Eating Disorder by Michael Pollan Carbophobia, the most recent in the centurylong series of food fads to wash over the American table, seems to have finally crested, […]