My Beef with Beef: Part One

As I mentioned in my previous post I don’t eat beef.  In fact, I can tell you exactly when I stopped eating it. Some background:     In 2002 I took an Environmental Science class during my undergrad studies and the class, as it turns out, was a life-changer.  Seriously.  My semester project was to investigate the… Continue reading My Beef with Beef: Part One

Meatless Monday – Make it a Goal

Over the weekend at the Good Food Festival and Conference in Santa Monica I met Chris Elam, Program Director at Meatless Monday, a nonprofit initiative of the The Monday Campaigns (in partnership with Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health), which strives to help reduce meat consumption by 15% in an effort to help the… Continue reading Meatless Monday – Make it a Goal

The Kick-Off! Good Food Festival & Conference

Seriously.  This is exciting.  Well, to me, anyway. The Good Food Festival & Conference kicked-off today at the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market.  To anyone who knows about the Wednesday farmers’ market in Santa Monica you know how amazing it is.  To those who have not been lucky enough to visit this gorgeous food market I… Continue reading The Kick-Off! Good Food Festival & Conference