So in your wanderings of the Internet, somewhere between work and life, you may have come across a post filled with pictures that looked something like this: This photograph is part of a large and fascinating project put together by Peter Menzel and Faith D’Aluisio, in which they traveled the globe to photograph a diverse … More The Grocery Challenge
New strides are being made to cut back on food waste! We at Lust for Cooking rejoice! As we mentioned in our previous installment on food waste (to catch up, mustard, click here), there are two major holes in the system where perfectly good food slips through our fingers and into the landfills: The Retail … More Waste Not, Want Not. Really. Part Two.
There’s that word again. Organic. OR-GA-NIC. It may be the trendiest word in recent history. And, though we at Lust for Cooking are definitely in favor, it is admittedly controversial. Those that are major proponents aren’t always getting as many benefits as they think, and those that aren’t proponents don’t know what they’re missing. And … More Going Organic. What’s the big deal?
Entry #1 in our ongoing look at zombies and food: Mindless Eaters So this is weird, right? Why is Lust for Cooking talking about zombies? I mean we all love a good zombie flick, but what’s the relevance? I’m glad you asked. Zombies represent everything we at Lust for Cooking are against: mindless eaters who … More Zomieeeeeeees and Food: 4 ways you may be eating like a Zombie and what to do about it.
No one likes waste. Regardless of your political stance, waste just sucks. It doesn’t benefit anyone, and it’s so not sexy. And food waste is just a travesty. We’re not talking about food that has spoiled or gone bad. According to a report from the USDA that came out in February of 2014, “‘Food Loss’ … More Waste Not, Want Not. Really.