Tag Archives: food

A story of community and good food

I have always day-dreamed about having a few acres full of garden goodness, some chickens and a small orchard (of course the work involved isn’t really part of my fantasy).  But for now, I’ll make due with my small backyard … Continue reading

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Cookies of Courage

Is it possible to make a difference with a cookie? I have a story that will show you the power that baking can have when it’s combined with a mothers love and courage. Courage isn’t something you plan for. It’s … Continue reading

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Day 108: Simple and powerful sharing

Sometimes a good idea is incredibly simple.  Gary Oppenheimer had one of those simple ideas as he was working in a community garden in his home town. He saw how many gardeners had more fruit and vegetables than they could … Continue reading

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Day 88: Worth their weight in gold

I love food TV! My husband and I met while we were both attending a little cooking school, so cooking holds a special place in my heart.  So when Guy Fieti from the Food Network did a segment on a … Continue reading

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Day 74: Imagine a day when everyone in the world can eat…

In the United States, it seems unconscionable that anyone should be sending their children to bed hungry, or have to choose groceries over paying for heat or rent. Since the economy has hit the skids, more and more families are … Continue reading

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