Food

Vegan? I don’t like that word

by Todd Hebert on March 18, 2013

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In the cover story of the latest issue of Rolling Stone, Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford is asked if he identifies himself as being a Christian. Mumford’s parents are church leaders in the U.K. and his lyrics frequently reference God, prayer, and spirituality. Although never doubting the existence of God, Mumford stops short of […]

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Are you getting all of your vitamins?

by Todd Hebert on January 6, 2013

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Do you ever wonder if you are getting all of the necessary vitamins from the foods you eat? It’s really not that difficult to make sure your body is getting all the nutrients it needs to run at an optimum level, provided you are eating a variety of foods. Supplements are not always necessary for […]

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Please don’t eat at the restaurant I work for

by Todd Hebert on December 5, 2012

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I work in the kitchen at a very successful chain restaurant. I spent my shift this morning coughing and hacking. I’m pretty sure I have bronchitis. I blew my nose probably a dozen times. Of course I washed my hands and put gloves on before returning to work, but stray germs are inevitable. During a […]

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Eating Animals [Booklist]

by Todd Hebert on October 30, 2012

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Eating Animals Jonathan Safran Foer Little, Brown and Company (2009) In Eating Animals, author Jonathan Safran Foer (Everything Is Illuminated) seeks answers to questions he has about where meat comes from, how the animals are treated, and if he should feed animal flesh to his children. Part memoir, part investigative journalism, the book is framed […]

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