Breaking through the fourth wall in blogging

"How do you do it?" That's a question I've been hearing a lot lately. Recent posts and photos highlighting my weight loss led people to ask me what I did and how they can do it too. I craft my responses carefully, taking the time to word my advice in a way that's helpful and …

Why Food Day 2012 Matters

I haven't spent a whole lot of time on this blog discussing food policy the way I originally intended. I've gotten caught up in the minutia of recipes and my neverending emotional journey and that's led me astray from one of my original mission statements which is to facilitate dialogue about our global food epidemic. …